HONG KONG: HACTL’s throughput up 17.5% year-on-year

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd (HACTL) handled 243,039 tonnes of air cargo in August, 17.5 per cent more than a year earlier, as the global economic recovery boosted cargo traffic this year compared to a dismal 2009. HACTL said it handled 1.89 million tonnes of cargo in the January-August period, up 33.9 per cent […]


Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd (HACTL) handled 243,039 tonnes of air cargo in August, 17.5 per cent more than a year earlier, as the global economic recovery boosted cargo traffic this year compared to a dismal 2009. HACTL said it handled 1.89 million tonnes of cargo in the January-August period, up 33.9 per cent year-on-year. It handled 135,826 tonnes of cargo exports in August, up 25.8 per cent from a year earlier, and 61,131 tonnes of cargo imports, up 9.2 per cent. Its transshipment volume rose 7.4 per cent to 46,082 tonnes.