The Importance of Meetings & Travel to Albuquerque

In these challenging economic times, meetings and conventions help the economic stability of Albuquerque by bringing in millions of dollars – last year alone generated over $83 million for the city. By bringing a meeting or event to Albuquerque, you are helping to improve your community’s quality of life and that’s something you can feel good about.

Did you know that the Travel and Tourism industry (including meetings) serve as a huge economic engine for Albuquerque by:

  • Generating over $2 billion for the Albuquerque economy through visitor spending
  • Supporting 29,000 jobs
  • Delivering $69 million in local tax dollars
  • Contributing to $1.2 billion in state tax dollars

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