Freight markets: a canary in the coalmine
Freight markets ended 2018 in reasonably good shape with growth in volume helping boost load factors and demand for air cargo capacity. However, the industry at an aggregate level is struggling to push load factors to levels that appear economic with just 49% of capacity filled during the calendar year, says Aviation Finance Contributing Editor JOE GILL. Any deterioration in trade globally at a time when capacity is remorselessly growing would create further challenges to an industry that is not performing as well as passenger traffic.

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Vol. 9 Issue 3 of Aviation Finance