Figures published by the International Air Transport Authority (IATA) show a 10.4% rise in demand for air freight during the first half of 2017, its strongest 1H performance since 2010.

Freight capacity in the same period rose by 3.6%. The highest rate of air freight demand measured in freight tonne km was in Africa, which rose by 31.6 %, followed by Europe (14.3%), North America (12.7 %) and Asia Pacific (10.1 %).

3rd August 2017

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