Asia-Pacific airfreight takes nosedive

Fourth consecutive monthly fall

Asia-Pacific air cargo shipping continued its downward spiral in September after reporting a 9% drop in traffic.

The figures represent a decline for the fourth consecutive month, while the AAPA said carriers had scaled back their operations by 6.9% in September compared with a year ago.

The fall in Asia-Pacific air cargo shipping picked up speed in September as the airlines across the region reported a 9% drop in freight traffic.

Source: Routes News