2018 Global Travel Forecast - Global Air, Hotel, and Ground Prices


Global Travel Forecast Report Cover

For the fourth year, the GBTA Foundation in partnership with Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) have produced the 2018 Global Travel Forecast. This report is designed to assist travel buyers as they budget for and negotiate their 2018 travel programs, helping companies realize the greatest value for their travel spend. Research was conducted with assistance from Rockport Analytics, a leader in global market research and insight, and additional analysis and context was provided by experts from CWT Solutions Group, CWT’s dedicated consulting division. This report was made possible with the support of the Carlson Family Foundation.

Highlights Include:

  • •Economic context to put travel prices in perspective
  • •Currency and inflation insight for major markets
  • •Price forecasts for airlines, hotels and car rental suppliers
  • •Recommendations for program success in 2018