In January-September 2017, were registered more than 2 million 960 thousand entries of foreign citizens to Moldova at border crossing points, which is 6% more than in the same period in 2016.
According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the largest number of foreigners arrived to Moldova are from: Romania (53.2%), Ukraine (28.1%), Russia (8.7%), Bulgaria (1.8%), Italy 1.1%), Turkey, Israel, the USA (0.6% each), Belarus, Poland, Portugal (0.4% each), etc. Most foreigners preferred to travel by car (80.6% of the total number of entries) . Then follows air transport (17.8%) and rail (1.6%). The number of visits by Moldovan citizens abroad registered at border crossing points in January-September 2017 amounted to more than 4 million 346.8 thousand trips, which is 3.5% less than in January-September ...