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Air Freight Demand Up 8.2% in October 2016

09-06-16

IATA's October 2016 data for global air freight markets shows that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 8.2% year-on-year in the month, the fastest...

Freight capacity, measured in available freight tonne kilometers (AFTKs), increased 3.6% over the same period.

"Global air freight markets look set to end 2016 on a high note," said Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s Director General and...

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Information Bulletin Solas

Background on the new IMO requirements scheduled to become effective July 1, 2016

 

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2016 AIR CARGO OUTLOOK ‘MIXED’

Air cargo operators are taking a cautious approach to the coming year with the recurring issue of over-capacity set to remain in a mixed economic environment.

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Airport insight: 2015 cargo results

Global: Hong Kong looks set to remain the top air cargo airport for 2015 despite a near static performance with only a 0.1% rise in freight volumes to 4.4m tonnes. US...

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National Day Golden Week 2015

National Day Golden Week in China from 1 to 7 October 2015

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More stringent regulations regarding lithium battery shipments

After tightening the rules per January 1st, the transportation of lithium batteries by air could be subject to even more restrictions in future.

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Gate Activity at Vancouver terminals very, very light: CIFFA bulletin notes

If situation does not resolve quickly vessels may have to clear US ports

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