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Asia-Pacific cargo lift rises in 2016, but revenue, yields plummet

Asia-Pacific cargo lift rises in 2016, but revenue, yields plummet

May 18, 2017 at 12:07 pm 0 comments

Cargo volume growth in the Asia-Pacific region gave some carriers optimism in 2016, but the increase in tonnage did not translate into higher revenues or yields, according to the preliminary assessment of the year by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA). International air cargo traffic, expressed in freight tonneRead More

Asia-Pacific airlines show modest recovery in cargo

Asia-Pacific airlines show modest recovery in cargo

August 29, 2016 at 9:56 pm 0 comments

Air cargo markets in the Asia-Pacific region are growing, albeit slowly, according to preliminary traffic figures for the month of July, recently released by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA). Member airlines’ cargo volumes grew by 3.9 percent, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs). In spite of a 3.4Read More

Airfreight dives in Asia – should we panic?

Airfreight dives in Asia – should we panic?

March 31, 2016 at 8:01 pm 0 comments

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines published February international traffic results and, for cargo, the news is bleak, down 12 percent, year-over-year. But as David Harris points out, from sister publication Cargo Facts, data from January and February are often skewed by the timing of the Chinese New Year –Read More

AAPA says manufacturing slump hindered November FTKs

AAPA says manufacturing slump hindered November FTKs

January 6, 2016 at 6:54 pm 0 comments

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines said air cargo demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), took a 2.4 percent dive in November 2015, due to the slowing of manufacturing in China, which dampened international trade. After taking into account a 1.8 percent expansion in offered freight capacity, the averageRead More

AAPA reports rare drop in Asian airfreight FTKs

AAPA reports rare drop in Asian airfreight FTKs

July 28, 2015 at 5:46 pm 0 comments

While international passenger demand continued to grow, the Asian air cargo market in June softened, per the latest traffic results from the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA). Total freight tonne kilometers (FTK), as reported by the association’s 16 member carriers, dipped 0.5 percent, compared to June 2014 figures. WithRead More

Asia Pacific cargo demand returns to growth

Asia Pacific cargo demand returns to growth

January 30, 2015 at 7:58 pm 0 comments

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) reported healthy growth in 2014 for the cargo and passenger markets, marking the first year of airfreight demand growth for the region’s carriers in the last three years. A strengthening of Asian regional economies, along with increased trade supported by stronger U.S. markets,Read More

October data support great expectations for 2014

October data support great expectations for 2014

December 2, 2014 at 8:06 pm 0 comments

If the industry needed any more convincing that the peak season for 2014 will be robust, the latest figures for October, released by WorldACD Market Data, the Drewry Sea & Air Shipper Insight and the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA), might make a good closing argument. However, a continuingRead More