World Travel Market in numbers


£28 billion Business was negotiated between middle and senior management professionals and exhibitors at WTM 2006 

£9 billion Business conducted just between exhibitors in 2006
450 Number of MENA exhibitors expected at WTM this year
250 Number of government ministers, senior aides and environmental experts expected to participate in a top-level ministers’ summit on climate change, on November 13
5,500  Total number of exhibitors at WTM
3,100  Number of UK and international media persons expected at WTM this year
45,459  Number of travel professionals from 202 countries and regions who attended WTM 2006
11400   Number of Meridian Club members are likely to attend in 2007
87 per cent  Number of visitors who label WTM as the ‘must-attend travel trade event of the year’
71 Number of events at WTM this year
November 14  Is the first WTM World Responsible Tourism Day
November 12-15  World Travel Market is held at ExCel, London