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Demand growth strengthens in July

Demand growth strengthens in July

September 7, 2016 at 7:57 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for July 2016, showing a 5.0% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic (in freight tonne kilometers flown) – up from 4.3% in June, and the strongest y-o-y growth since the first quarter of 2015. International cargo traffic, which accountsRead More

Cargo traffic growth flattens in May

Cargo traffic growth flattens in May

July 6, 2016 at 10:53 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for May 2016, showing a 0.9% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic (in freight tonne kilometers flown). International cargo traffic, which accounts for 87% of total traffic, was up 0.8%. For the first five months of 2016, IATA reportedRead More

Air freight yield recovery on the horizon?

Air freight yield recovery on the horizon?

July 1, 2016 at 10:50 am 0 comments

Netherlands-based WorldACD has released its May report on worldwide air cargo demand (measured by chargeable weight), and to no surprise global demand was nearly flat, up 0.5% y-o-y in May (see the chart, below). True, global-trade growth is still less than burgeoning, but there was some indication that yields are beginningRead More

Worldwide air freight demand down 3.8% in February – WorldACD

Worldwide air freight demand down 3.8% in February – WorldACD

April 1, 2016 at 10:16 am 0 comments

Yesterday we predicted that when IATA published its analysis of worldwide air cargo traffic for February, it would show a decline, but not as severe as the 6.2% drop reported by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines.  Well, IATA hasn’t reported February results yet, but WorldACD has, and it looks likeRead More

2015: The results are in

2015: The results are in

February 3, 2016 at 8:48 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for December 2015, showing a slight (0.8%) year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic (in freight tonne kilometers flown). This 0.8% overall gain was the result of a 0.7% increase in international traffic and a 1.4% increase in domestic traffic.Read More

Does November decline signal a turnaround?

Does November decline signal a turnaround?

January 11, 2016 at 10:38 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for November 2015, showing a 1.2% year-over-year decline in worldwide cargo traffic (in freight tonne kilometers flown). This 1.2% overall loss was the result of a 1.3% decrease in international traffic and a 0.4% decrease in domestic traffic. ThreeRead More

The good and bad of October

The good and bad of October

December 2, 2015 at 10:52 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for October 2015, showing a 0.5% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic (in freight tonne kilometers flown). The 0.5% overall gain was the result of a 0.6% increase in international traffic and a 0.4% increase in domestic traffic. TwoRead More

Yes, but what does it mean?

Yes, but what does it mean?

November 2, 2015 at 10:49 am 0 comments

According to WorldACD, worldwide air cargo volume was up 1.9% y-o-y in September, while yield (in US$) was down 17.5%. Looking at the results from some of the world’s major carriers, airports, and handlers earlier this month, we predicted that once full September data were available, WorldACD and IATA wouldRead More