7,000 Israelis visited Morocco in 2005, with more expected in 2006.
For the first time, Morocco will attend the 12th International Mediterranean Tourism Market 2006 (IMTM) at the Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds in February.
Morocco is considered an emerging tourism market. 7,000 Israelis visited the country in 2005, compared with 25,000 in 2000, the peak year. The number of Israeli visitors to Morocco is expected to rise in 2006.
Other countries participating in the 12th IMTM include Belgium, Georgia, Russia, Mozambique, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Serbia, Papua New Guinea, and South Korea. Representatives of Israeli tourism associations, airlines, hotels, car rental companies, and other tourism services will participate alongside the foreign visitors.
Published by Globes [online], Israel business news - www.globes.co.il - on January 23, 2006