China Eastern cargo revenue up dramatically

China Eastern Airlines handled 2,122 million tonne-kilometres of cargo and mail in the first six months of the year, an increase of 95 per cent. Freight revenue was CNY4.2 billion (US$618 million), an increase of 174.83 per cent from the same period last year. The carrier attributed the success of its cargo division to the […]


China Eastern Cargo revenue


China Eastern Airlines handled 2,122 million tonne-kilometres of cargo and mail in the first six months of the year, an increase of 95 per cent. Freight revenue was CNY4.2 billion (US$618 million), an increase of 174.83 per cent from the same period last year. The carrier attributed the success of its cargo division to the increase in price and freight volume driven by the strong recovery in the freight market especially internationally.