U.S. business travel is projected to top $310 billion this year, a record 6.2% increase on top of a record-breaking 2014. US business travel ended 2014 on an upward trend with a 1.4% increase in individual trip volume for the year compared to 2013. The uptick continues through 2015 with a projected 1.7% increase in trip volume generating a 6.2% increase in travel spending. “We see a little weakening on travel policy, a bit more business class travel on longer flights and a few more hotel upgrades as business increases its investment in travel,” said Joe Bates, vice president of research at the Global Business Travel Association Foundation. Get the full story at Travel Market Report