Global Airport Freight Traffic Fell 1.6% in November

Following is a table showing global freight traffic at airports around the world from the Airports Council International (ACI) in Geneva.

ACI gathers figures from over 1600 member airports in 175 countries. The CHART compares ACI cargo (BLUE Line), and ACI passenger traffic (GRAY line).

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                  Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July    June     YTD
                  2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011     2011
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                ------------------------ Freight YoY% -------------------------
Total            -1.6%   -3.9%   -3.7%   -2.2%   -5.6%   -1.9%    -0.5%
 Africa          27.3%    4.8%   16.9%  -15.4%   -8.2%  -12.8%     4.2%
 Asia Pacific    -3.2%   -4.8%   -3.2%   -4.5%   -1.8%   -3.4%    -1.3%
 Europe          -3.9%   -4.4%   -2.5%   -1.2%    0.4%   -3.6%     1.6%
 Latin America    3.5%    3.1%    0.2%   -8.0%    3.3%    2.2%     5.4%
 Middle East      2.7%    2.3%   -1.5%   -2.9%   -0.4%    0.4%    -0.2%
 North America   -0.5%   -4.7%   -6.3%    1.5%  -12.5%    0.3%    -1.7%
International    -2.9%   -3.8%   -3.3%   -3.5%   -1.2%   -2.9%    -0.2%
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                  Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July    June     YTD
                  2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011     2011
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                ------------------------ Freight YoY% -------------------------
 Africa          27.0%    3.7%   19.2%  -16.6%   -9.0%  -14.5%     4.6%
 Asia Pacific    -4.5%   -6.4%   -4.0%   -5.5%   -2.7%   -4.2%    -1.9%
 Europe          -4.0%   -4.6%   -2.8%   -1.8%    0.3%   -3.6%     1.7%
 Latin America   -3.6%    4.4%    4.1%   -5.7%    4.0%    4.7%     6.0%
 Middle East      2.8%    2.3%   -1.5%   -3.0%    0.3%    0.3%    -0.1%
 North America   -1.5%   -1.0%   -6.6%    0.2%   -1.8%   -0.7%    -1.0%
Domestic          1.4%   -4.0%   -4.4%    0.6%  -11.7%    0.1%    -1.0%
 Africa          41.3%   27.8%   13.7%   -1.5%  -15.5%   38.7%    40.0%
 Asia Pacific     1.1%    0.4%   -1.4%   -1.3%    1.1%   -1.0%     0.7%
 Europe          -1.1%    1.3%    4.4%    9.6%    3.9%   -2.4%     3.2%
 Latin America   23.7%    0.7%   -7.5%  -12.9%    2.3%   -2.8%     3.8%
 North America    0.3%   -6.5%   -6.2%    2.0%  -15.8%    0.7%    -2.1%
                --------------------- Metric Tons (000’s) ---------------------
Total           5361.3  5226.3  4910.1  5187.3  5857.3  4890.5  57961.9
 Africa           49.0    48.8    45.6    37.2    41.9    61.9    482.6
 Asia Pacific   1954.4  1904.3  1876.6  1968.5  1958.3  1620.7  21276.7
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                  Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July    June     YTD
                  2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011     2011
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                --------------------- Metric Tons (000’s) ---------------------
 Europe         1101.8  1107.9  1013.0  1043.8  1105.4  1021.2  11919.0
 Latin America   228.6   225.7   227.4   212.6   249.6   210.4   2370.7
 Middle East     363.3   304.6   252.0   266.7   259.4   278.3   3873.6
 North America  1664.3  1635.0  1495.5  1658.5  2242.7  1698.1  18039.4
International   3635.2  3551.1  3274.0  3467.0  3557.9  3256.5  39410.7
 Africa           46.1    40.3    38.5    34.0    34.6    53.9    450.5
 Asia Pacific   1459.1  1427.4  1344.1  1477.0  1468.6  1226.4  16024.7
 Europe         1029.4  1039.5   941.0   968.2  1049.9   976.2  11149.5
 Latin America   158.1   149.4   156.1   148.2   167.4   141.9   1713.0
 Middle East     356.2   304.3   251.8   266.5   259.2   277.9   3796.7
 North America   586.3   590.1   542.5   573.2   578.1   580.3   6276.3
Domestic        1646.2  1597.1  1561.6  1649.9  2257.4  1572.9  17646.2
 Africa            2.6     3.3     2.7     2.8     1.8     2.9     27.8
 Asia Pacific    481.4   462.4   518.8   476.8   489.7   394.3   5098.5
 Europe           46.3    43.3    50.0    53.6    42.3    34.2    497.8
 Latin America    70.4    76.3    71.3    64.5    81.5    68.4    657.7
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                  Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July    June     YTD
                  2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011     2011
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                --------------------- Metric Tons (000’s) ---------------------
 North America  1045.5  1011.8   918.8  1052.3  1642.1  1073.1  11364.4
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Note: Total figures take into account international plus domestic passengers

plus direct transit passengers counted once.

Results are based on participating airports which make up about 70% of

traffic worldwide.

Source: Airports Council International

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