Exchange rate and visa changes have impact

Mexicans are forsaking visits to the United States, many in favour of Canada where their money goes further and visa requirements have been scrapped, according to the latest data from ForwardKeys.

While US President Trump has talked about building a wall on the Mexican border, Canada has been enjoying a boom in visitors.

The timing of their visa waiver – falling around the time of the US election – appears to have been particularly apposite.

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