86% of Colombia´s tourism sector companies have reactivated their operations

The Hotel and Tourism Association of Colombia (Cotelco) and the Colombian Association of Travel and Tourism Agencies (Anato) published the sector reports to date, showing a significant drop in the tourist economy, as well as a slow recovery during the last months. Whilst 85.5% of tourism companies have reopened, 41% of the jobs in the tourism industry were lost during the pandemic. Hotel occupancy, which reached its lowest point in history in April at 2.1%, rose to 28% in November. The entities´ estimates are that the normal average of 55% occupancy will be seen until the first quarter of 2022.

Source: La República