Frankfurt continues to grow in July

Frankfurt Airport Cargo City South

Frankfurt Airport has continued to see cargo volumes recovering, with a 1.5 per cent year-on-year increase to 180,425 tonnes in July.

The July figure follows growth in June, having suffered from weak demand in previous months. Year-to-date, cargo volumes at Frankfurt have increased by 0.8 per cent to 1.2 million tonnes.

Other Fraport operated airports saw mixed results in July, with some seeing strong growth and others struggling. Slovenia’s Ljubljana Joze Pucnik International Airport fell by five per cent to 838 tonnes and Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima, Peru’s capital, saw a 0.3 per cent dip to 24,373 tonnes.

At Fraport’s Bulgarian hubs, Burgas Airport fell by 22.7 per cent to 793 tonnes and Varna Airport was up 73.9 per cent to 16 tonnes. Fraport’s other German airport, Hannover-Langenhagen Airport saw volumes fall 6.6 per cent to 1,404 tonnes while China’s Xi’an Xianyang International Airport increased by 1.9 per cent to 17,168 tonnes.