PROBLEMS OF TOUR OPERATOR AND TRAVEL AGENCY ACTIVITIES IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION IN MODERN CONDITIONS
Author(s): Korzhenkov R.M.
Release: 2020-3 (34)
Keywords: tourism, tourism industry, globalization, number of outbound tourist trips, the number of inbound tourist trips, tour operator and travel agent
Annotation: The purpose of the scientific article is to characterize the dynamics of tourist activity in the Russian Federation, to identify the main difficulties and problems in the work of tour operators and travel agents. The paper analyzes the dynamics of the performance indicators of tourist operators and based on it, highlights the main problems. The role of the tourism industry in the economy of a particular country and the world was also assessed, its relevance in the context of the globalization of the modern world was emphasized. When analyzing the dynamics, methods of calculating the rates of growth and growth are used, which make it possible to assess the change in indicators over time. It is concluded that crises in the economy and foreign policy strongly affect the state of tourism in the country, the level of income it brings. Particular attention is paid to the consequences of force majeure, such as a pandemic, the occurrence of which is almost impossible to predict. The article analyzes statistical data on the dynamics of the number of inbound and outbound tourist trips. The main directions of improving the performance indicators of enterprises of the tourism industry in Russia are highlighted.
Bibliography: Korzhenkov R.M. PROBLEMS OF TOUR OPERATOR AND TRAVEL AGENCY ACTIVITIES IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION IN MODERN CONDITIONS // Economics and Management. – 2020. – № 3 (34). – С. 88-93. doi: 10.21777/2587-554X-2020-3-88-93