China Southern Airlines August Load Factor: Changes

Following are year-on-year changes of traffic and capacity figures for August released by China Southern Airlines Co.

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                               Aug.   July   June    May  April  March   Year-to
                               2013   2013   2013   2013   2013   2013      Date
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                             ----------------------- YoY -----------------------
Load Factor                 
 Passenger                     0.1%  -2.4%   0.4%   1.2%  -1.6%   2.7%      0.1%
 Overall                      -0.3%  -2.6%  -0.7%   1.5%   0.1%   2.1%      0.6%
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Passengers(’000)              10.2%   5.2%   9.5%   7.1%   2.6%  10.6%      6.7%
 Domestic                     10.1%   5.1%   9.8%   7.8%   2.9%  11.1%      6.8%
 International                11.3%  -0.6%   2.8%  -6.6%  -5.0%  -3.3%      0.6%
 Regional                     11.5%   8.5%   9.2%   3.8%   2.5%   8.4%      7.4%
Cargo (Thousand Ton)           3.0%   0.6%  -3.5%  -2.3%   0.6%   3.2%      2.0%
 Domestic                      4.2%   0.4%  -2.1%  -2.5%  -0.2%   5.1%      2.4%
 International               -21.9% -24.8% -22.7% -12.6% -18.3% -21.5%    -15.5%
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                               Aug.   July   June    May  April  March   Year-to
                               2013   2013   2013   2013   2013   2013      Date
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                             ----------------------- YoY -----------------------
 Regional                      1.2%   2.2%  -5.9%  -1.2%   3.6%  -0.1%      1.8%
Revenue Passenger Kilometers
Total                         13.7%   8.4%  12.5%  10.8%   7.0%  15.0%     10.4%
 Domestic                     13.1%   7.3%  11.8%  10.4%   6.2%  15.0%      9.5%
 International                17.1%  15.0%  16.5%  15.0%  12.0%  17.5%     15.6%
 Regional                      5.0%  -4.7%  -0.6%  -9.0%  -5.2%  -6.8%     -2.3%
Revenue Ton Kilometer       
Total                         11.1%   7.0%   7.6%   7.5%   6.0%  10.8%      8.3%
 Domestic                     12.0%   6.6%  10.2%   8.9%   5.5%  13.4%      8.6%
 International                 9.6%   8.8%   2.8%   5.4%   7.7%   6.6%      8.2%
 Regional                      1.3%  -7.6%  -3.6% -10.5%  -6.5%  -8.9%     -4.3%
Revenue Freight Ton Kilometer
Total                          4.3%   3.5%  -5.1%  -1.4%   3.1%   1.0%      2.7%
 Domestic                      6.9%   3.4%   1.0%   0.4%   1.4%   5.0%      4.2%
 International                 3.4%   3.9%  -7.8%  -2.1%   4.2%  -0.6%      2.3%
 Regional                    -35.0% -37.5% -33.8% -25.5% -25.8% -30.6%    -25.6%
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                               Aug.   July   June    May  April  March   Year-to
                               2013   2013   2013   2013   2013   2013      Date
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Capacity                     ----------------------- YoY -----------------------
Available Seat Kilometer    
Total                         13.6%  11.7%  11.9%   9.1%   9.1%  11.2%     10.3%
 Domestic                     14.6%  11.8%  12.1%   9.2%   9.4%  11.3%     10.4%
 International                10.0%  12.4%  12.0%  10.1%   9.6%  13.2%     11.0%
 Regional                      6.8%   0.9%   5.0%  -2.1%  -3.2%  -8.5%     -0.9%
Available Ton Kilometer     
Total                         11.5%  11.1%   8.7%   5.2%   5.8%   7.6%      7.4%
 Domestic                     15.1%  13.0%  13.2%   7.9%   7.9%   9.8%      9.5%
 International                 4.3%   7.4%   0.4%   0.5%   2.3%   4.5%      3.7%
 Regional                      9.1%   2.3%   7.4%  -3.3%  -5.7% -11.7%     -1.1%
Available Freight Ton Kilometer
Total                          7.2%   9.8%   2.4%  -2.3%  -0.4%   1.1%      1.9%
 Domestic                     16.8%  18.1%  17.6%   3.1%   2.7%   4.4%      6.4%
 International                 0.3%   3.8%  -7.3%  -5.9%  -2.3%  -0.7%     -1.2%
 Regional                     19.7%   8.0%  17.1%  -7.7% -14.3% -22.3%     -1.7%
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Source: China Southern Airlines Co.

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