ASEAN Visitors add $5 Billion to the US Economy Annually
Nearly 1.2 million people from ASEAN member states visit the United States, and over 4 million Americans visit ASEAN. Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Singapore are the top destinations in ASEAN, with over 3 million annual visitors from the United States combined. US airlines serve cities in all four of these countries. Visitors from ASEAN member states contribute over $800 million to California’s economy, as well as $502 million to New York's, $400 million to Florida's, and $338 million to Texas's.