Global Airport Freight Traffic Fell 0.4% in May

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

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                   May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012    2013
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                ------------------------ Freight YoY% -------------------------
Total            -0.4%    1.0%   -1.0%   -6.3%    7.4%   -1.3%    0.1%
 Africa           7.4%   -3.8%   -5.2%  -14.5%   -5.5%    6.7%   -3.0%
 Asia Pacific    -1.0%    0.2%   -1.1%  -11.8%   11.3%   -1.2%   -0.9%
 Europe          -2.1%    0.4%   -1.6%   -4.5%    2.2%   -2.7%   -1.1%
 Latin America    2.8%    4.8%   -0.5%   -4.5%   -5.3%   -2.6%   -0.3%
 Middle East      7.7%    3.6%    8.7%    9.0%   10.7%    3.4%    8.8%
 North America   -0.4%    1.8%   -2.1%   -3.5%    8.0%   -1.5%    0.8%
International     0.0%    1.1%   -1.0%   -6.3%    5.2%    0.2%   -0.4%
 Africa           7.5%   -2.6%   -5.4%  -16.2%   -6.3%    8.2%   -3.4%
 Asia Pacific    -1.1%   -0.4%   -2.0%  -11.7%    7.6%   -0.8%   -2.2%
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                   May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012    2013
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 Europe          -2.0%    0.2%   -1.3%   -4.5%    2.2%   -2.4%   -1.1%
 Latin America    0.9%    3.9%   -2.3%   -6.3%   -5.3%   -3.9%   -1.6%
 Middle East      7.7%    3.6%    8.7%    9.0%   10.7%    3.4%    8.8%
 North America    1.9%    5.4%   -1.9%   -2.6%    5.2%    7.2%    1.6%
Domestic         -1.1%    0.9%   -0.8%   -6.3%   12.5%   -4.2%    1.2%
 Africa           7.4%  -28.1%  -15.0%  -10.0%  -16.3%    9.4%  -12.4%
 Asia Pacific    -0.6%    2.0%    1.7%  -12.4%   22.5%   -2.2%    3.1%
 Europe          -3.8%    3.9%   -6.5%   -2.4%    0.9%   -5.7%   -1.7%
 Latin America    8.1%    7.4%    4.7%   -0.4%   -5.4%    0.1%    3.6%
 North America   -1.7%   -0.1%   -2.0%   -4.1%    9.4%   -5.5%    0.4%
                --------------------- Metric Tons (000’s) ---------------------
Total           5667.1  5647.1  6007.5  4732.1  5253.8  5811.0 27343.3
 Africa           55.1    49.4    51.8    36.9    36.5    58.1   257.0
 Asia Pacific   2087.8  2194.5  2330.8  1636.7  1998.4  2127.9 10075.0
 Europe         1228.8  1242.4  1314.3  1098.9  1107.7  1246.3  6005.8
 Latin America   232.8   226.4   236.6   204.7   197.9   252.5  1077.5
 Middle East     330.9   319.4   354.7   297.3   325.6   347.8  1600.9
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                   May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012    2013
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 North America  1731.8  1614.9  1719.4  1457.7  1587.6  1778.3  8327.1
International   3875.3  3938.9  4202.1  3283.9  3506.7  3914.5 18647.2
 Africa           45.7    41.1    42.3    30.4    29.9    50.5   212.4
 Asia Pacific   1547.4  1644.2  1776.8  1258.7  1429.8  1549.7  7435.5
 Europe         1162.2  1174.1  1247.4  1043.3  1052.2  1178.5  5686.0
 Latin America   167.1   166.6   171.7   139.7   136.8   170.0   780.5
 Middle East     330.8   319.3   354.5   297.2   325.5   344.5  1600.3
 North America   622.1   593.7   609.4   514.7   532.6   621.3  2932.4
Domestic        1741.3  1661.4  1746.8  1399.7  1703.6  1827.1  8453.0
 Africa            3.7     2.9     3.9     2.5     2.0     2.9    15.3
 Asia Pacific    540.3   550.3   553.9   378.0   568.6   578.2  2639.3
 Europe           55.5    57.3    55.3    48.0    48.3    56.3   264.9
 Latin America    65.7    59.8    64.8    64.9    61.1    82.5   297.0
 North America  1076.1   991.1  1068.9   906.2  1023.5  1107.2  5236.5
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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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