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TT visitors spend £23million

Mon, 20 Jun 2011

It's estimated that TT visitors brought in over £23million this year.

According to Government figures, 37,000 people came to the Island for this year's races, up 21.7% on last year.

Every visitor is expected to spend £620 whilst on the Island, contributing £23,374,000 to the Manx economy.

Income from sponsorship increased by 34%, with £1.3million now generated from commercial income.

The Department of Economic Development has welcomed the figures, but adds that there is always room for improvement.



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