Cathay Pacific Group pax down 11%, cargo down 14% in Aug-2019

    Cathay Pacific Group reported (11-Sep-2019) the following combined traffic highlights for Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon for Aug-2019:

    • Passengers: 2.9 million, -11.3% year-on-year;
    • Passenger load factor: 79.9%, -7.2ppts;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): -3.6%;
      • Europe: +3.3%;
      • South West Pacific: +3.2%;
      • North America: +1.0%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: -2.5%;
      • Southeast Asia: -8.0%;
      • Northeast Asia: -11.8%;
      • China: -28.1 %;
    • Capacity (ASKs): +5.1%;
      • North America: +12.0%;
      • Europe: +8.5%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: +4.8%;
      • Northeast Asia: +2.3%;
      • Southeast Asia: +0.9%;
      • Southwest pacific: +0.3%;
      • China: -9.3%;
    • Cargo: 161,394 tonnes, -14.0%;
    • Cargo load factor: 60.9%, -7.5ppts;
    • Flights: 6877, -3.6%.