Global Airport Freight Traffic Rose 3.2% in December

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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                  Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                ------------------------ Freight YoY% -------------------------
Total             3.2%    3.4%    4.1%   -1.1%   -0.2%    0.6%    1.0%
 Africa          -5.4%   -7.2%   -8.1%   -5.2%    1.7%   -0.7%   -2.7%
 Asia Pacific     3.4%    5.0%    4.5%   -1.7%    0.5%    0.4%    0.9%
 Europe           3.4%    4.7%    4.2%    0.4%    0.0%    1.5%    0.8%
 Latin America    0.6%    0.9%   -2.1%   -3.4%    0.0%   -3.9%   -0.2%
 Middle East      5.6%   12.9%    3.3%    2.9%    1.3%    2.3%    5.4%
 North America    2.9%   -0.7%    5.1%   -1.6%   -1.5%    0.7%    0.5%
International     2.5%    5.4%    4.1%   -0.6%   -0.1%    0.0%    0.9%
 Africa          -6.1%   -6.8%  -10.1%   -6.2%    0.3%   -2.8%   -3.0%
 Asia Pacific     3.0%    5.4%    4.2%   -2.1%    0.0%   -0.1%    0.2%
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                  Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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 Europe           3.2%    4.9%    4.2%    0.3%   -0.1%    1.5%    0.8%
 Latin America    0.6%   -3.0%   -0.2%   -3.5%   -2.6%   -5.0%   -1.9%
 Middle East      5.6%   12.9%    3.3%    2.9%    1.3%    2.3%    5.4%
 North America   -0.5%    5.5%    6.7%    0.8%   -0.8%   -2.3%    1.4%
Domestic          4.4%   -1.0%    4.2%   -2.2%   -0.2%    2.3%    1.2%
 Africa          -8.7%  -21.7%    5.3%    0.1%   22.7%   20.8%   -6.7%
 Asia Pacific     4.4%    3.7%    5.6%   -0.6%    2.1%    1.9%    3.2%
 Europe           7.5%   -0.7%    5.6%    2.5%    0.2%    1.0%   -0.2%
 Latin America    0.6%    9.3%   -5.7%   -3.1%    6.0%   -0.5%    3.5%
 North America    4.6%   -4.4%    4.2%   -3.3%   -1.6%    2.6%    0.0%
                --------------------- Metric Tons (000’s) ---------------------
Total           6314.1  6285.7  6179.9  5739.5  5589.8  5788.4 71095.3
 Africa           54.3    52.1    47.3    44.2    44.5    47.9   615.7
 Asia Pacific   2448.8  2475.3  2323.3  2211.3  2072.3  2237.2 27473.9
 Europe         1285.0  1354.1  1345.4  1255.1  1190.5  1274.1 14970.6
 Latin America   257.7   270.6   262.2   237.8   230.1   212.9  2900.3
 Middle East     378.4   380.6   360.1   341.0   309.1   367.1  4319.1
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                  Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July     YTD
                  2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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 North America  1889.8  1752.9  1841.6  1650.0  1743.3  1649.2 20815.8
International   4220.3  4399.7  4253.3  4002.2  3844.4  4085.8 48696.2
 Africa           45.8    44.5    38.8    37.1    37.1    39.0   509.5
 Asia Pacific   1783.2  1847.6  1740.4  1666.9  1604.2  1707.0 20417.2
 Europe         1213.8  1278.0  1270.5  1184.8  1127.8  1211.4 14134.7
 Latin America   173.4   177.7   176.8   162.5   156.0   156.0  1948.4
 Middle East     378.3   380.5   360.0   340.9   309.0   367.0  4317.5
 North America   625.7   671.3   666.8   609.8   610.2   605.4  7368.9
Domestic        2034.0  1827.8  1877.2  1683.8  1687.4  1657.1 21681.1
 Africa            2.9     2.9     3.7     2.8     3.5     3.7    39.4
 Asia Pacific    665.6   627.7   582.9   544.3   468.1   530.2  7056.4
 Europe           62.2    61.1    65.6    62.0    57.2    57.3   701.0
 Latin America    84.3    92.9    85.4    75.2    74.1    56.9   951.9
 North America  1218.9  1043.2  1139.6   999.5  1084.4  1009.1 12932.3
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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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