Solid demand growth continues in November

The International Air Transport Association released its air freight market analysis for November 2016, showing a 6.8% 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 8.2%. The IATA November result is down from the 9.2% y-o-y gain it reported in […]
  • David Harris
  • January 12, 2017

Air freight volumes and yields up strongly in November

In mid-December, when the world’s major cargo carriers and airports began reporting their November results, the strong gains led us to predict that when IATA and WorldACD published their worldwide data for the month, we would see air freight demand growth of between 7% and 8%. Yesterday, WorldACD reported that worldwide cargo volume, measured by […]
  • David Harris
  • January 5, 2017