Freight

Introduction

In 2017 the freight volume increased by +5.4% to nearly 1.8 million tonnes.
Volume increased both on full freighter (+5.7%) and passenger services (+5.1%).

Monthly totals per aircraft type

Freight, monthly totals per aircraft type (x1,000 tonnes)

Annual totals by continent

2017

Compared to
2016 in %

Total

1,752.6

5.4%

Passenger services

700.2

5.1%

Full-freighter services

1,052.4

5.7%

Inbound

897.2

4.3%

Outbound

855.4

6.6%

Freight, main origins and destinations

Freight, main destinations (tonnes)

Ranking

(2016 ranking)

Airport

IATA code

2017 in tonnes

Compared to
2016 in %

1

(1)

Shanghai

PVG

178,514

3.8%

2

(3)

Moscow

SVO

92,736

24.2%

3

(2)

Nairobi

NBO

84,419

-8.1%

4

(4)

Doha

DOH

63,322

-6.7%

5

(5)

Chicago

ORD

58,244

2.1%

6

(6)

Singapore

SIN

56,486

5.7%

7

(9)

Quito

UIO

46,539

13.6%

8

(16)

Baku

GYD

45,962

60.1%

9

(8)

Guangzhou

CAN

45,627

5.5%

10

(7)

Hong Kong

HKG

44,547

2.2%

11

(11)

Jeddah

JED

39,217

0.3%

12

(10)

Seoul

ICN

39,060

-0.6%

13

(13)

Tokyo

NRT

37,565

2.4%

14

(14)

Abu Dhabi

AUH

36,757

1.3%

15

(15)

New York

JFK

31,832

-0.7%

16

(17)

Taipei

TPE

31,196

11.0%

17

(25)

Dubai

DWC

28,919

29.5%

18

(18)

Houston

IAH

28,531

1.5%

19

(19)

Los Angeles

LAX

27,184

-3.0%

20

(21)

Leipzig

LEJ

26,109

-1.3%

Annual totals by aircraft type

Annual totals by aircraft type (x 1,000 tonnes)
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