Tourism is the third source of foreign exchange to complete by 2012
Tourism has become the third economic sector at the end of 2012, behind mining and fishing, after the arrival of about 2.85 million tourists to the country with a foreign exchange earnings by $ 3,300 million, said the House national Tourism (Canatur).
Canatur president, Carlos Canales, said one million visitors come from Chile, but only spend on average about $ 60.
"Plaza Vea also will buy and consume at home. The border tourism is constituted by exchange variables, because a city is cheaper than the other, "he said.
He stated that one should think in certain cities as destinations for meetings or conferences to attract tourism in its various forms.