The BSP continues with the comeback and grows almost 48% in June

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After the BSP production collapse in April, when there was a 6% drop compared to March, the months of May and June seem to confirm the recovery of the air product in Spanish travel agencies after the stoppage of more than a year caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

However, despite this strong rise in the last two months, the BSP of the first semester of the year registers a substantial drop of 46.5% compared to the first six months of 2020.

In June, a total of 3,886 travel agencies were accredited by IATA in Spain. In the image, the Asturian agency Viajes Alas.

Is first half of the year, Spanish agencies have sold banknotes worth 476.5 million euros, while in the same period last year 891.4 million euros were invoiced.

The transactions They have also grown strongly in June, to 924,659, compared to 705,321 in May, which represents a 31% increase.

In the first six months, transactions exceeded 3.5 million, 29.1% less than a year earlier, when more than 4.9 million operations were carried out.

The number of IATA licensed travel agencies operations in June in Spain was 3,886 (9 more than in May) and the number of airlines traded remain at 183, compared to 192 last year.