First signs of growth at HKIA

Air cargo tonnage at Hong Kong went up to 333,000 tonnes in May 2012

333000 tonnes first time growth HKIA March 2011 May 2012

May 2012 brought cheer for Hong Kong International Airport: tonnage increased by 1.1 per cent to 333,000 tonnes. The airport saw a year-over-year growth for the first time since March 2011.

According to Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals, exports and transshipment throughput in May increased by 1.1 per cent and 9.4 per cent, respectively, but over the first five months of the year total volumes were 1 per cent lower than a year earlier.