Special Market Report, Issue 39: Boston
By Paul Breslin CHA, CHE, ISHC on July 6, 2015
Paul Breslin and Hanjie Tang of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Boston market.
‘Tourism is a significant industry driving Boston’s economy. For example, in 2011, domestic and international visitors spent 8.3 billion in this area. In 2014, there were 19,163,000 international and domestic visitors to Boston MSA. This was a slight increase from 2013, which had 19,000,000 visitors.’
‘The city has a strong professional and financial service industry. A number of major professional service companies like Boston Consulting Group are based in the city. In addition, major giant financial institutions like Fidelity Investments and Santander Banks are located in the city as well. Also, Boston has one of the largest printing and publishing industries in the country.’