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.
Widebody passenger belly capacity from the UK to US increased +21% since the US lifted international travel bans
The UK was the only country to show significant growth of Transatlantic widebody belly air cargo capacity.
Air trade from Asia Pacific to the United States reached another record high in September 2021, now 8k tonnes/day
Asia Pacific air imports have concentrated at freighter hubs Chicago (ORD) and Los Angeles (LAX)