By Euro Weekly News Media • 09 January 2013 • 23:00
ALTHOUGH overall annual turnover dropped by 4 to 5 per cent, beach bar and restaurant owners in Malaga province were satisfied.
According to Costa del Sol Beach Businesses Association president Manuel Villafaina, they understood that customers do not spend the same amount due to the economic crisis.
“Tourism in general and beach food services in particular are not in crisis. 2012 was not a bad year after all but quite similar to 2011, though obviously nothing like 2008,” he said.
Villafaina also pointed out that, while Spanish trade has decreased, custom from foreign clients has noticeably increased.
Share this story
Subscribe to our Euro Weekly News alerts to get the latest stories into your inbox!
By signing up, you will create a Euro Weekly News account if you don’t already have one. Review our
Share your story with us by emailing [email protected], by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page www.facebook.com/EuroWeeklyNews
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Downlaod our media pack in either English or Spanish.