Demand for Air Cargo Strengthens in July

IATA Air Freight Market Analysis - July 2016

Key points of the July 2016 Market Analysis:

  • Global air freight tonne kilometres rose by 5.0% year-on-year in July 2016 - the fastest pace since early 2015.
  • Conditions have improved since earlier in the year, but there remain some reasons to be cautious.
  • European airlines posted the fastest growth for only the 4th month in a decade, but Africa and L.America struggled.
  • Capacity growth has continued to outpace that of demand, keeping revenues and yields under downward pressure.

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Document Released 6th September 2016