November record for HKIA cargo

Strong growth of 9.3 per cent over same month last year

155 flight movements 350 9.3 per cent cargo throughput cargo traffic growth HKIA Hong Kong International Airport November 2012

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) recorded a high for cargo traffic in November 2012. During the month, cargo throughput saw strong growth of 9.3 per cent over the same period last year to 374,000 tonnes to beat the previous record set in October 2010. On a rolling 12-month basis, flight movements registered a year-on-year increase of 5.4 per cent, amounting to 350,155 movements. cargo tonnage registered a 1.1 per cent increase to 4 million.