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Volume well up, yield down slightly in 2014

Volume well up, yield down slightly in 2014

February 3, 2015 at 10:51 am 0 comments

According to WorldACD, worldwide cargo volume was up 6.4% in 2014, while yield fell 1.5% compared to the previous year. Netherlands-based air freight data specialists WorldACD published their summary of worldwide air freight performance for December and the full year 2014. As shown in the chart below, cargo volume inRead More

Middle East Carriers lead November demand growth

Middle East Carriers lead November demand growth

January 9, 2015 at 8:44 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for November 2014, showing an overall 4.2% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic. The growth was driven by a 4.6% increase in international traffic, while domestic traffic was up just 1.3%. At first glance, the November data point toRead More

Volume up, yield down in October

Volume up, yield down in October

December 2, 2014 at 10:56 am 0 comments

Netherlands-based WorldACD released its analysis of the worldwide airfreight business for October, showing volume up 5.5% y-o-y, although yield was down 2.3%. As we have reported, anecdotal evidence for November showed a dramatic spike in charter demand (against a backdrop of congestion at US west coast ocean ports), so we expectRead More

Demand growth continues in September

Demand growth continues in September

November 3, 2014 at 10:31 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for September 2014, showing an overall 5.2% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic. The growth came from a 5.1% increase in international traffic and a 5.7% increase in domestic traffic. For the first three quarters of 2014, IATA reportedRead More

A milestone month for the air freight industry

A milestone month for the air freight industry

August 1, 2014 at 10:54 am 1 comment

According to data released by WorldACD, cargo volume worldwide was up 4.8% y-o-y, maintaining the trend of solid growth seen so far this year (top chart, below). But that was expected, and, while gratifying, is not particularly exciting. The real news in the WorldACD report is that June was theRead More

IATA reports cargo traffic up 4.7% in May

IATA reports cargo traffic up 4.7% in May

July 3, 2014 at 10:51 am 0 comments

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for May 2014, showing an overall 4.7% year-over-year increase in worldwide cargo traffic. The growth came on the back of a 5.1% increase in international traffic, while domestic traffic was up just 2.6%. For the first five months of 2014,Read More

The “Battle of the Data” continues

The “Battle of the Data” continues

June 3, 2014 at 10:01 am 0 comments

Last week saw the release of the International Air Transport Association’s  analysis of worldwide air cargo traffic in April, showing a decline in the year-over-year growth rate from 6.7% the previous month to 3.2% in April. But now, data from WorldACD contradict IATA’s conclusions and show growth in air freightRead More