ACI projects growth in cargo movement

Tonnages will go up from 93 million tons to 225 million tons by 2031

225 million tons air cargo movement Airports Council International Global Traffic Forecast 2012-2031 passenger operations tonnage

Airports Council International has projected that air cargo movement will go up by more than double today’s tonnages by 2031 growth at 4.5 per cent. The Global Traffic Forecast 2012-2031 pointed out that air cargo tonnage would reach 225 million tons from the around 93 million tons of 2011. The report stated that freight operations “should grow faster than passenger operations” with economic activity remaining “the main driver of growth in freight”.