FITUR, the international tourism trade fair in Madrid (Spain), is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American markets. In 2017, FITUR has beaten the participation record with 9,893 exhibiting companies from 165 countries/regions, 1,35,858 trade participants and 1,07,213 people from the general public. Among the participation figures, there was an increase of 18.8% of international trade visitors compared to the previous staging.