Cathay Pacific Group pax up 4%, cargo down 8% in Jul-2019

    Cathay Pacific Group reported (21-Aug-2019) the following combined traffic highlights for Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon for Jul-2019:

    • Passengers: 3.3 million, +4.0% year-on-year;
    • Passenger load factor: 86.1%, -0.6ppt;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): +6.4%;
      • Europe: +8.9%;
      • North America: +8.1%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: +7.6%;
      • South West Pacific: +6.7%;
      • Northeast Asia: +4.9%;
      • Southeast Asia: +3.7%;
      • China: -2.8%;
    • Capacity (ASKs): +7.2%;
      • North America: +13.6%;
      • Europe: +9.7%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: +6.3%;
      • Northeast Asia: +6.1%;
      • China: +1.7%;
      • Southeast Asia: +1.0%;
      • Southwest pacific: -0.3%;
    • Cargo: 169,720 tonnes, -8.2%;
    • Cargo load factor: 63.1%, -7.2ppts;
    • Flights: 7169, +1.6%.