Increase in the number of passengers at seaports and airports
According to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), the number of passengers at seaports and airports increased in June.Thus, almost 9 million passengers were embarked and disembarked in Croatian seaports in the second quarter of 2018, which is the highest in that period in the last 5 years. Compared to the same period in 2017, this is an increase of 7,0%.The number of passengers on ferries and passenger ships in the second quarter of 2018 amounted to 8,5 million passengers, which is 6,8% more than in the same period in 2017. The number of passengers increased in ports with significant passenger traffic such as Split, Dubrovnik , Zadar, Cres and Supetar. 18,2% more passenger cars and 0,9% more buses were loaded and unloaded on ships compared to the same quarter of 2017.Of the total number of passengers in seaports, almost 5% or 440 thousand were disembarked from cruise ships and, among other things, visited the ports of Dubrovnik, Split, Zadar, Hvar and Korcula. Compared to the same period in 2017, these passengers increased by 13,6%.The largest passenger traffic was realized by the Split airport In June 2018, Croatian airports recorded 1 thousand passengers or 404% more than in the same month last year.The largest passenger traffic was realized by Split Airport, with 472 thousand passengers (an increase of 17,6% compared to June 2017), followed by Dubrovnik Airport with 363 thousand passengers (an increase of 7,6% compared to June 2017) and Zagreb Airport with 331 thousand passengers (an increase of 6,6% compared to June 2017).The most significant international passenger traffic was realized with the airports of the United Kingdom, 270 thousand passengers, which is an increase of 4,0% compared to the same period last year. which is an increase of 2018% compared to June 15.In the first half of 2018, compared to 2017, the total number of landings and departures of aircraft at airports increased by 7,1%, the total passenger traffic by 13,5%.