Business travel come to a halt across the globe as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to the latest research conducted by the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA).
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Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR), a leading international airport group with operations in Mexico, the U.S. and Colombia, today announced that total passenger traffic for March 2020 decreased 35.9 percent when compared to March 2019. Passenger traffic decreased 35.8 percent in Mexico, 35.9 percent in Puerto Rico and 36.2 percent in Colombia, reflecting the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19, nearing its peak, has ended most business travel, at least temporarily. To find out what is going on, ENGINE survey 1,000 adults three different times in March; the latest findings were discovered from March 27-28, 2020.
Note: The results are also weighted to U.S. Census data to be demographically representative.
Here are some critical findings (March 27-28):
PromoLeaf, using the firm CensusWide, surveyed conference attendees to find out how important sustainable practices were to them.
More than 1,000 participants were questioned about their conference attendance on matters such as: what items they both preferred and received; whether they preferred sustainable and practical items; and what they would do with items they received but did not want or use.