ASUR Says Airport Passenger Traffic Rose 14.0% in May

June 4 (Bloomberg) -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste SAB, the operator of airports in southern Mexico, said passenger traffic rose 14.0 percent in May from a year ago.

Asur, as the company is known, announced the results in a filing to the Mexican stock exchange.

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                     May        April        March         Feb.         Year 
Passengers          2014         2014         2014         2014          Ago 
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Total           1,906,297    1,981,606    2,107,189    1,789,349    1,671,532
 YoY% Change        14.0%        11.3%         2.8%         7.1%          n/a
Int’l           1,021,666    1,146,807    1,389,597    1,176,701      911,256
 YoY% Change        12.1%         8.1%         5.0%         7.7%          n/a
Domestic          884,631      834,799      717,592      612,648      760,276
 YoY% Change        16.4%        15.9%        -1.2%         5.9%          n/a
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NOTE: Excludes transit, general aviation passengers. Asur’s airports include Cancun, Cozumel, Huatulco, Merida, Minatitlan, Oaxaca, Tapachula, Veracruz and Villahermosa.

SOURCE: Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (ASUR)

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