Swiss WorldCargo records growth

First nine months of 2012 showed rise in cargo volumes

cargo load factor January-September 2012 sales September Swiss WorldCargo total cargo sales

Swiss WorldCargo posted a 6 per cent increase in sales for the January-September 2012 period. Cargo load factor stood at 78.7 per cent, a 0.5-percentage-point improvement on the 78.2 per cent in the same period in 2011.

The carrier also reported a September cargo load factor (by volume) of 79.4 per cent, a 2.2-percentage-point improvement on the 77.2 per cent of September 2011. Total cargo sales for the month were up 10.8 per cent in revenue-tonne-kilometre terms.