Period in the previous five Fujian port to visit Taiwan, an increase in the number of nearly 50%
(Reporter Xia Jing) yesterday, the reporter learned from the Provincial Tourism Bureau, from January to May this year, Fujian port to go to about 124,700 people, Kinmen and Matsu and Penghu and Taiwan Island tourist arrivals, an increase of 47.4%. Provincial Tourism Bureau, said the direct sea links between the channels in Fujian and Taiwan is becoming the golden path of travel to Taiwan.
At present, the province has opened up the Fuzhou Mawei - Matsu and Xiamen Dongdu - Kinmen, Xiamen five-way - Kinmen and Quanzhou Ishii - Golden Gate 4 regular "mini three links" passenger flights, with Fuzhou Ferry Terminal, Xiamen, east to the Xiamen-Kinmen Ferry Terminal The five-way air and sea transport terminals in Xiamen, Putian Meizhou Island Ferry Terminal in Taiwan, Quanzhou Ishii Ferry Terminal 5 "mini three links" Ferry Terminal.
According to statistics, from 2001 to 2011, annual passenger flow of the "mini three links" route has increased from 24,000 people to nearly 1.5 million passengers, an increase of 60 times in 10 years, total passengers transported over 8 million people. Fujian port to go to the island of Taiwan tourist arrivals, 73.7% choose the "mini three links" approach.
Maritime passenger flights are to Taiwan to tour the new sea lanes. The first half of the region of Fujian and Taiwan, the island sea passenger direct passengers transported 73,368 passengers, an increase of 187%.
In the past two years, sea passenger flights mainly in Fujian and Taiwan to build Xiamen COSCO Star Pingtan Straits number two routes, the Xiamen-Kinmen route is also in the June 17 opening night flights. This year, "Strait No. transportation of passenger traffic from January of 1726 people, an increase of 18,374 people in May, an increase of nearly 10 times.