A Louis Vuitton retail store on Canton Road in Hong Kong. The number of tourists arriving from the mainland may have risen in July, but the amount they are spending has fallen. Photo: EPA
Laura He
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Across The Border by Laura He

Mainland visitors returning, but with tighter budgets

Per capital spending by Chinese overnight tourists slid 15.8pc to HK$7,105 in the first half year, down 21pc from its peak of HK$9,000 two years ago.

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A Louis Vuitton retail store on Canton Road in Hong Kong. The number of tourists arriving from the mainland may have risen in July, but the amount they are spending has fallen. Photo: EPA
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