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Volume flat in July

Volume flat in July

August 31, 2015 at 9:28 am 1 comment

Two weeks ago, when we published July air freight data from some of the world’s big carriers and airports, we said we expected that when worldwide data was available, July air freight demand would be roughly flat with July 2014. Today, the first of those worldwide reports, this one fromRead More

Traffic growth slows in June

Traffic growth slows in June

August 5, 2015 at 9:41 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for June 2015, showing an overall 1.2% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic (in freight tonne kilometers flown). On a regional basis, results varied from a 3.3% y-o-y decline in traffic reported by North American carriers, to a 15.3%Read More

Demand growth slows, but IATA optimistic

Demand growth slows, but IATA optimistic

July 1, 2015 at 9:19 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for May 2015, showing an overall 2.1% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic (in freight tonne kilometers flown). On a regional basis, however, results varied wildly, from a 10.5% decline in traffic reported by carriers in Latin America toRead More

Finally, a look at underlying demand

Finally, a look at underlying demand

June 4, 2015 at 8:32 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for April 2015, showing an overall 3.3% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic. On a regional basis, however, results varied from a 6.8% decline in traffic reported by carriers in Latin America to a 14.1% increase for carriers basedRead More

Volume up, yield down in April

Volume up, yield down in April

June 1, 2015 at 10:47 am 0 comments

Along with its usual monthly summary of air freight volume and yield, Netherlands-based WorldACD today published some interesting data on the forwarding and GSA industries. We’ll start with volume and yield. As shown in the chart at right, WorldACD said air freight volume was up 3.3% y-o-y in April. AsRead More

What next?

What next?

March 31, 2015 at 10:55 am 0 comments

For any airline with cargo capacity available on the trans-Pacific lane, February was a very good month. As we reported last week, our analysis of February results from some of the world’s major cargo carriers and airports led us to conclude that while there may have been a modest impactRead More

A different look at January

A different look at January

March 4, 2015 at 10:46 am 0 comments

Yesterday we examined IATA’s report on worldwide air cargo traffic in January, and concluded that there was limited value in an analysis that did not take into account the impact of the Lunar New Year holiday in Asia. Today we look at January from a different point of view – thatRead More

2014 ends on “positive note” — IATA

2014 ends on “positive note” — IATA

February 5, 2015 at 10:02 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for December 2014, showing an overall 4.9% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic. The growth was driven by a 5.1% increase in international traffic, while domestic traffic was up 3.8%. The December numbers are very much in line withRead More