IATA: total freight growth by region.
Airfreight volumes, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), for January 2015 rose by a moderate 3.2 percent, year-over-year, which was "relatively slow," given the 4.5 percent annual growth in 2014, IATA said. The Middle East, again, led the growth with a 9.2 percent rise, y-o-y, followed by Asia-Pacific, at a strong 6.9 percent growth rate. Europe and North America, however, had minor contractions for the month, while Latin America, continues it's slump with a 6.4 percent decline.
% GROWTH YoY in FTK REGION Jan. 2015 2014 vs 2013 Africa 5.2% 6.7% Asia / Pacific 6.9% 5.4% Europe -1.2% 2.0% Latin America -6.4% 0.1% Middle East 9.2% 11.0% North America -1.0% 2.4% Industry 3.2% 4.5% Source: IATA
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|Title Annotation:||Bottom Line|
|Comment:||IATA: total freight growth by region.(Bottom Line)|
|Publication:||Air Cargo World, International ed.|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||Apr 1, 2015|
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