Contemporary Issues in Travel and Tourism Sector Assignment

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Contemporary Issues inTravel and Tourism Sector
TABLE OF CONTENTSINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................1TASK 1............................................................................................................................................11.1 Issues currently driving changes in the travel & tourism industry...................................11.2 Discuss current issues using appropriate resources in tourism sector..............................2TASK 2............................................................................................................................................62.1 Outline current trends influencing change in the travel and tourism sector....................6Analysis-.................................................................................................................................7................................................................................................................................................82.2 Analyse one niche tourism market..................................................................................9TASK 3...........................................................................................................................................93.1 Response of International Airlines group to the current changes in the industry:...........93.2 Develop strategies to International Airlines Group businesses......................................103.3 Give justification for strategies for International Airlines businesses could respond tochange..................................................................................................................................12TASK 4..........................................................................................................................................134.1 Outline impacts of issues and trends that drive change in the travel and tourism sector134.2 Outline consequences of businesses failing to respond to market change.....................14CONCLUSION..............................................................................................................................16REFERENCES..............................................................................................................................17
Illustration IndexIllustration 1: Visitor Numbers and Total Spend by Sector............................................................4Illustration 2: Domestic Tourism by Region in UK.........................................................................5Illustration 3: Number of Overseas visits to Britain - trend and forecast........................................6Illustration 4: Annual spent of Overseas visits to Britain - trend and forecast................................6
INTRODUCTIONThe travel and tourism sector is the biggest source of revenue generation for theeconomic growth of the country. The organisation need to adapt changes to the market.Competition is increasing day by day and as such companies are trying its level best to conquerthe demand and needs of the consumer. If demands and needs of consumers are attained thancompany will flourish in its operations. Customer's want good packages at low prices whichachieves their level of satisfaction. Organisation will have negative effect like terrorism effect,environmental effect and economic effect (Akkoyun, 2012). As such, it will hinder the growth ofthe organisation. Taxation is another issue which has a negative effect on the industry. Varioustaxes are levied like transportation tax, luxury tax etc. which limits the growth of the sector. Thisalso hinders the stability and economic growth of the country.TASK 11.1 Issues currently driving changes in the travel & tourism industry1.Technological Advancement:Technology is currently playing a major role in tourism &travel sector. With the growingadvancement of technology & introduction of many online holiday management & travel &tourism provider website has increased the attention of a tourist but this technologicaladvancement has adversely affected the local holiday planners. The method of attracting a touristfor a manual booking of travelling tickets & rooms in hotels had been a major outbreak for localvendors & tourism service providers.Also, cyber security & online data privacy is been a major issue in travel & tourism industry.The every travel business plan holds a tourists personal details like name, bank accounts details,accommodation details etc. management of such a important & vital data with safety is a majorissue for tourism service provider.2.Political factors:With a rise in competition among various countries to prove themselves as a superpower maylead to political turbulence in a country, thus leads to have an adverse effect on the travel &tourism industry. Customers or in general, tourist avoid visiting a place with politicaldisturbance. Also, the safety of a tourist became a liability of tourism & travel service provider.1
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