Cathay Pacific Group pax down 52.3% to 4.3m in 1Q2020

    Cathay Pacific Group reported (16-Apr-2020) the following combined traffic highlights for Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon for the three months ended Mar-2020:

    • Passengers: 4.3 million, -52.3% year-on-year:
    • Passenger load factor: 69.2%, -14.7pp:
      • Southwest Pacific: 72.0%;
      • North America: 71.5%;
      • Europe: 70.1%;
      • Northeast Asia: 68.8%;
      • Southeast Asia: 65.8%;
      • Mainland China: 63.8%;
      • South Asia, Middle East and Africa: 63.6%;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): -45.5%:
      • South West Pacific: -28.3%:
      • North America: -42.8%:
      • Europe: -45.3%:
      • South Asia, Middle East  & Africa: -46.6%:
      • South East Asia: -49.0%:
      • North East Asia: -52.9%:
      • Mainland China: -67.2%;
    • Cargo: 389,953 tonnes, -19.3%:
    • Cargo load factor: 66.9%, +3.1pp.