Turnover in the Greek tourism sector plunted by nearly 21 percent in the first quarter of the year against the corresponding period in 2010, according to figures released on Wednesday by the independent Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT).
The turnover index in the Tourism Sector, during the 1st quarter 2011 as compared to the 1st quarter 2010, decreased by 20.6%, while the index for the corresponding period of 2010 as compared to 2009 increased by 2.9%.
The turnover Index in the Tourism Sector, during the 1st quarter 2011 as compared to the 4th quarter 2010, decreased by 23.1% against a decrease of 18.5% recorded when comparing the corresponding period of year 2010.