The tourism market will register an exponential growth in the coming years, especially in the sub-segment “high end” where we are positioning our business. Tourism can be domestic or international, and international tourism has both incoming and outgoing implicative insinuations on a country’s balance of payments. Today, tourism is a significant source of income for many countries and affects the economy of both the source and host countries, in some cases being of vital importance.
The direct contribution of Travel & Tourism to GDP was EUR 10.4bn (6.0% of total GDP) in 2014 and is forecast to rise by 3.1% in 2015 and to rise by 2.5% pa, from 2015-2025 to EUR 13.7bn (6.9% of total GDP) in 2025.
Tourism has long been a critical sector of Portugal’s economy, and its importance is growing; having held up well in the recession, it is rapidly diversifying away from traditional beach holidays. According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, by 2024, the industry should account for 20 percent of jobs in Portugal, 13 percent of investment and 21 percent of exports and services income.
Business Owner presents to its customer a wide range of services like vacation properties (both budgeted and luxurious), fun experiences, hotels, restaurants, cars, package deals and exclusive access card. Their goal is to become a market leader in Portugal for providing tourism services. It is a SAAS based online platform. We are an aggregator between B2B and B2C.