Ukraine International Travel and Tourism Exhibition

UITT, the Ukraine International Travel and Tourism Exhibition, opens it’s doors to its biggest ever event at the International Exhibition Center (IEC).The 11th edition of UITT, held will play host to some 750 international and local companies from 40 countries and regions.

UITT is recognized as the leading travel and tourism exhibition in Ukraine and attracts key international travel industry players looking to promote their products and increase their presence in the Ukrainian market. This year, international space sold at UITT has increased by an impressive 20% compared to the 2004 edition.

UITT welcomes new national participation from the Dominican Republic Tourism Board, Slovak Tourist Board and Tourism Malaysia. The destination of Peru will also be represented from the first time at UITT through the participation of Domiruth Travel.

Established exhibitors include national tourist boards from Austria, Bulgaria, Catalunya, Croatia, Cyprus, Dubai, Egypt, Hungary, India, France, Malta, Cuba, Switzerland, Thailand and Tunisia. Tunisia National Tourist Board and India Tourism have doubled their space and the Bulgaria Tourist Authority and Switzerland Tourism has significantly increased its participation.

This year, UITT has witnessed a substantial growth from the regions of Asia and Latin America with an increase of 45% and 66% respectively. There are also a number of new international private companies exhibiting including Arrange Travels Travel India Holidays, Astra, Atlas Travel Services, Domiruth Travel Service, Habib’s Tours & Travel, Hotel Reservation Service (HRS), In tourist Maldives Pvt Ltd, Royal Resort Hotel to name but a few.

Frederique Maurell, Senior Event & Sales Manager, says, ?Despite the turbulence in Ukraine over the last year, we have noticed a substantial increase in interest in the Ukraine market. International clients are increasingly realizing the potential of the Ukraine market and are eager to tap into it. The growth of UITT reflects the attractiveness of the Ukrainian outbound travel market.

UITT is supported by the World Tourism Organization (WTO), Pacific Asia Tourism Association (PATA) and is also member of the European Travel Trade Fairs Association (ETTFA).