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    Air Freight 2018: Good News or Bad News? Depends what side you’re on.

    May 10, 2018 3:43:20 PM / by Adrienne Watts posted in supply chain, air freight, 2018 supply chain trends, freight capacity, airlines, transport logistics, supply chain solutions, air cargo


    The good news for airlines

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released the full-year 2017 data for global air freight markets showing that demand grew by 9.0% freight ton kilometers (FTKs). Almost triple the 3.6% annual growth recorded in 2016. 

    But wait

    Freight capacity rose by 3.0% available freight ton kilometers (AFTKs) in 2017. This was the slowest annual capacity growth seen since 2012. Demand growth outpaced capacity growth by a factor of three.

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