U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Geoff Freeman issued the following statement on forthcoming policy changes for inbound Chinese visitors:

“We look forward to welcoming Chinese travelers back to the United States. The Biden administration’s highly targeted COVID testing approach is reasonable and appreciated.”


U.S. Travel Association is the national, non-profit organization representing all components of the travel industry. Travelers in the United States are estimated to spend $1.1 trillion in 2022 (still 10% below 2019 levels). U.S. Travel advocates for policies to accelerate an even recovery across the travel industry and restore economic and job growth for this essential contributor to our nation’s success. Visit ustravel.org for information and recovery-related data.



Greg Staley

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