The mass market has contributed the majority of Macau’s baccarat revenues for the first time, although it has taken an extraordinary year for it to happen.

In 2020, mass market baccarat revenues were 2.5% higher than VIP revenues. But both sectors had revenues dramatically lower than in 2019.

In Q4 2020, mass market baccarat contributed 61% of all baccarat revenues. It is the first quarter in which the mass market has contributed the majority of revenues.

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