• IATA confidence index shows sharp decline

    Results from IATA’s quarterly Airline Business Confidence Index conducted in April point to a significant deterioration in sentiment on the outlook for industry profitability in 2011. The bulk of respondents now expect the level of profitability to fall this...... Read More
  • Global airfreight markets continue to march east

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) says the top five fastest growing international freight markets between 2010 and 2014 will be Hong Kong (12.3 per cent), China (11.7 per cent), Vietnam (11.4 per cent), Taiwan (11.3 per cent) and...... Read More
  • IATA: Cargo at a turning point?

    Air cargo may be at a turning point according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA) which released international traffic results for October showing a 14.4 per cent year-on-year increase for international freight. The figure is marginally down on...... Read More
  • Continued growth for cargo, but slower phase: IATA

    Results from IATA’s quarterly survey conducted in October show business conditions continued to improve during the third quarter. But while confidence going forward remains generally high, some concerns about 2011 are evident, said IATA. Over 77 per cent of...... Read More
  • Outlook positive but uncertainty remains: IATA

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) revised its 2010 industry outlook and is now projecting a profit of US$8.9 billion (up from the $2.5 billion forecast in June), in part from the unexpectedly healthy recovery of the cargo market,...... Read More
  • IATA warns of slower cargo growth

    Global air cargo growth will slow sharply over the next year and a half after staging a stunningly rapid recovery from the international trade downturn, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said in its recent Cargo E-Chartbook. International air...... Read More
  • Cargo demand continues to recover: IATA

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced international scheduled traffic statistics for June which showed continued strong demand growth as the industry recovers from the impact of the global financial crisis. Compared to June 2009, international scheduled freight traffic...... Read More
  • IATA success in standardising cargo liability

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the standardisation of cargo liability limits. With effect from 1 July 2010, the Air Waybill (AWB) Conditions of Contract (IATA Resolution 600b) have been changed to harmonise the application of the Montreal...... Read More
  • Korean Air Cargo remains No.1 cargo carrier

    New International Air Transport Association (IATA) statistics have shown that Korean Air maintained and improved top traffic records in 2009 despite the global economic slowdown that depressed the air cargo market. According to World Air Transport Statistics compiled by...... Read More
  • Air cargo demand continues rebound: IATA

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced international scheduled traffic statistics for May which showed a 34.3 per cent jump in freight demand and an 11.7 per cent increase in passenger traffic and compared to May 2009. “Demand rebounded...... Read More