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WorldACD Air cargo trends for the past 5 weeks (wk 1): No upswing in demand at the start of 2023

Global air cargo tonnages have shown no sign yet of a post-holiday season recovery, whereas last year there was already an upswing by the end of the first week, the latest preliminary figures from WorldACD Market Data indicate, consistent with a continued softening of market conditions. Figures f...

WorldACD: Air cargo tonnages and rates are both stabilizing

Global air cargo flown tonnages continue to remain stable in the last two weeks compared to the preceding two weeks, while the previously reported softening trend of the worldwide average rates seems to have halted last week, the latest figures from WorldACD Market Data show. Looking at week 31 (...

Air cargo volume fell by 14% in week 51: report

By Staff Writer, TradeArabiaWorldwide Air cargo volume decreased by 14 per cent in week 51 (until December 26), compared with the previous week. Worldwide capacity decreased by four pc week-over-week, according to WorldACD, a major supplier of market data on the air cargo sector.  On a...

Global air freight market up 21 per cent in March

The global air cargo market grew by 21 per cent year on year in March. New research released by cargo data specialists WorldACD shows while the first half of the month saw a reduction in cargo of 0.2 per cent; the second half of the month saw an increase of 44 per cent, showing just how severely...

Global aviation cargo’s February increase driven by Asia-Pacific region

By Edward Robertson Global aviation cargo weight increased by 1.1 per cent and 84 per cent in yield/rate in US dollars in February, largely thanks to the Asia-Pacific region. A new report released by air cargo market database WorldACD shows the growth means in the first two months of the year...

Average market figures shield a starkly different reality from one airline to another

WorldACD Market Data give a breakdown of how the current market has effected different airlines: "In our provisional data for February, published two weeks ago, we mentioned that worldwide air cargo fell by 2.7% year-over-year (YoY) in the first two months of 2020. The more final figures, availa...

Air cargo volumes, how are the large regions holding up?

WorldACD, air cargo market data specialists, have revealed that the turbulent saga told in the past months, continues in October: worldwide air cargo volumes dropped 5.0% compared with the same month in 2018. Yield (in USD) decreased with 11%, and revenues from air cargo (in USD) were 16% lower. Of...

Air cargo tumbles dramatically in August

The month of August has been a troubled one as air cargo has fallen dramatically, reports WorldACD On a year-to-date basis between January and August, air cargo was almost down almost 5% and yields by 7.1% for general cargo. Total chargeable weight was down 7.1% year-on-year in August and yie...

WorldACD: Air cargo still declining but did not get any worse in July

Air cargo has been struggling this year but in July while it still declined again, it did not get any worse and showed one of smallest decreases since January, according to WorldACD Market Data. The analyst reported total chargeable weight was down 4.2 per cent year-over-year (YOY) but up 5.1 pe...

WorldACD: Air cargo contracts 9% in June and almost 5% in first half of 2019

WorldACD Market Data has reported that the first half of 2019 ended with June showing a worldwide decrease of almost nine per cent in air cargo transported, further widening the gap with figures in 2018. Combined with a year-on-year (YOY) yield decrease of 6.3 per cent in USD, the airlines suffe...

WorldACD reports global markets shrink in March

WorldACD Market Data has reported that in March "even a large increase" of 25 per cent in air freight volumes was not enough to save the first quarter (Q1) of the year. The analyst said that Q1 2019 ended with a year-over-year (YOY) decrease in chargeable weight of 3.1 per cent. This worldwid...

WorldACD: perishables, pharma and high-tech mitigate drop in total air cargo volume

Market analyst WorldACD has reported its air cargo industry analysis for January and said the first month of 2019 "confirmed the trend we have seen for a number of months now" - another volume drop - this time of two per cent year-on-year (YOY) - coupled with a yield drop (in USD) of 2.5 per cent. ...

WorldACD: December a “double whammy” to end a year of steadily decreasing growth

Air cargo market analyst WorldACD Market Data has reported that the worldwide air cargo yield moved downwards to $2.00 in December 2018 - 2.2 per cent lower than in December 2017 and 3.7 per cent lower than in November 2018. And the Worldwide yield in EUR increased by 1.7 per cent year-over-ye...

World ACD reports first monthly YOY decline in volumes since March 2016

World ACD reports first monthly YOY decline in volumes since March 2016

World ACD has reported that in September - the air cargo industry recorded a decrease in worldwide volume of 0.9 per cent year-over-year (YOY) - the first negative growth figure in two-and-a-half years. The data anlyst said despite this, airline revenues kept growing, however, thanks to a strengt...

Air cargo continues its lacklustre performance, WorldACD reports

Lacklustre performance of the air cargo industry continued in July and there is a trend towards larger shipments so far this year, according to WorldACD Market Data. The market data analyst also said in its latest monthly report that the worldwide yield dropped slightly to $1.88 last month, 0.6 p...

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