The state of air cargo and global trade
The COVID-19 pandemic is a health and humanitarian crisis, and it is also an economic shock. We will be providing weekly updates throughout the COVID-19 crisis on air cargo capacity changes based on actual flight movements.
With our comprehensive, reliable and up-to-date demand and supply databases, Seabury Consulting, now part of Accenture's travel industry practice, is able to provide insights and data on air, express and ocean freight demand and capacity on a global basis.
Global air cargo capacity operated by both freighters (+2%) and widebody belly (+1%) increased in the last two weeks
Global widebody belly capacity remains up, even after the summer leisure season.
Large bird flu outbreak has put local South Korean egg production off the boil
Bird flu outbreak led to significant egg imports into South Korea by air, mostly from USA.