TAIWAN: EVA’s yields boosted by pre-Christmas rush

EVA Air, one of Asia’s largest cargo operators, has been boosted by the pre-Christmas cargo rush, with cargo volume soaring 50 per cent to 64,120 tonnes which helped push yields up 9.7 per cent in December 2009, for the second consecutive month of growth, after 11 straight months of massive cargo yield reductions. The yield […]


EVA Air, one of Asia’s largest cargo operators, has been boosted by the pre-Christmas cargo rush, with cargo volume soaring 50 per cent to 64,120 tonnes which helped push yields up 9.7 per cent in December 2009, for the second consecutive month of growth, after 11 straight months of massive cargo yield reductions. The yield improvement comes off a negative base however, as EVA’s cargo yield was down 15.4 per cent in December 2008 year-on-year.