Global Airport Freight Traffic Fell 0.2% in August

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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                  Aug.    July    June     May   April   March     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                ------------------------ Freight YoY% -------------------------
Total            -0.2%    0.6%   -1.1%   -0.4%    1.0%   -1.0%   -0.1%
 Africa           1.7%   -0.7%   -4.1%    7.4%   -3.8%   -5.2%   -2.5%
 Asia Pacific     0.5%    0.4%   -1.1%   -1.0%    0.2%   -1.1%   -0.7%
 Europe           0.0%    1.5%   -0.9%   -2.1%    0.4%   -1.6%   -0.6%
 Latin America    0.0%   -3.9%   -5.0%    2.8%    4.8%   -0.5%   -2.1%
 Middle East      1.3%    2.3%    4.8%    7.7%    3.6%    8.7%    6.3%
 North America   -1.5%    0.7%   -1.8%   -0.4%    1.8%   -2.1%    0.1%
International    -0.1%    0.0%   -0.5%    0.0%    1.1%   -1.0%   -0.3%
 Africa           0.3%   -2.8%   -2.5%    7.5%   -2.6%   -5.4%   -2.8%
 Asia Pacific     0.0%   -0.1%   -1.5%   -1.1%   -0.4%   -2.0%   -1.4%
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                  Aug.    July    June     May   April   March     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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 Europe          -0.1%    1.5%   -0.7%   -2.0%    0.2%   -1.3%   -0.5%
 Latin America   -2.6%   -5.0%   -2.1%    0.9%    3.9%   -2.3%   -2.5%
 Middle East      1.3%    2.3%    4.8%    7.7%    3.6%    8.7%    6.3%
 North America   -0.8%   -2.3%    0.2%    1.9%    5.4%   -1.9%    0.5%
Domestic         -0.2%    2.3%   -2.4%   -1.1%    0.9%   -0.8%    0.4%
 Africa          22.7%   20.8%  -32.1%    7.4%  -28.1%  -15.0%  -10.3%
 Asia Pacific     2.1%    1.9%    0.3%   -0.6%    2.0%    1.7%    1.9%
 Europe           0.2%    1.0%   -4.4%   -3.8%    3.9%   -6.5%   -1.5%
 Latin America    6.0%   -0.5%  -11.0%    8.1%    7.4%    4.7%   -0.8%
 North America   -1.6%    2.6%   -2.8%   -1.7%   -0.1%   -2.0%   -0.1%
                --------------------- Metric Tons (000’s) ---------------------
Total           5589.8  5788.4  5692.2  5667.1  5647.1  6007.5 44288.4
 Africa           44.5    47.9    66.8    55.1    49.4    51.8   356.4
 Asia Pacific   2072.3  2237.2  2156.1  2087.8  2194.5  2330.8 16301.8
 Europe         1190.5  1274.1  1264.1  1228.8  1242.4  1314.3  9722.3
 Latin America   230.1   212.9   221.0   232.8   226.4   236.6  1804.2
 Middle East     309.1   367.1   357.7   330.9   319.4   354.7  2590.1
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                  Aug.    July    June     May   April   March     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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 North America  1743.3  1649.2  1626.5  1731.8  1614.9  1719.4 13513.5
International   3844.4  4085.8  4043.5  3875.3  3938.9  4202.1 30880.7
 Africa           37.1    39.0    58.8    45.7    41.1    42.3   289.1
 Asia Pacific   1604.2  1707.0  1656.1  1547.4  1644.2  1776.8 12749.5
 Europe         1127.8  1211.4  1195.2  1162.2  1174.1  1247.4  9221.1
 Latin America   156.0   156.0   155.5   167.1   166.6   171.7  1249.0
 Middle East     309.0   367.0   357.6   330.8   319.3   354.5  2589.1
 North America   610.2   605.4   620.4   622.1   593.7   609.4  4782.9
Domestic        1687.4  1657.1  1600.5  1741.3  1661.4  1746.8 12939.7
 Africa            3.5     3.7     3.0     3.7     2.9     3.9    22.9
 Asia Pacific    468.1   530.2   500.0   540.3   550.3   553.9  3552.1
 Europe           57.2    57.3    58.1    55.5    57.3    55.3   441.7
 Latin America    74.1    56.9    65.4    65.7    59.8    64.8   562.9
 North America  1084.4  1009.1   974.0  1076.1   991.1  1068.9  8360.0
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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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