Air Freight Market Analysis – March 2016
Released 4th May 2016
Key points from our full report on
air freight markets in March:
- Air freight volumes declined in annual terms for the second consecutive month in March 2016, and rounded out the weakest opening quarter of the year since 2012.
- Growth should pick up in the coming months as the US seaport disruption drops out of the annual comparison…
- …but broad signs of softness mean that 2016 is shaping up to be another weak year for air freight.
- Industry-wide capacity has continued to grow strongly as demand has fallen, keeping intense pressure on yields.
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