IATA: US-China trade tensions behind slowdown in global air freight

IATA DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac is attributing the slowing pace of growth in the global air freight market to rising trade tensions between the US and China, saying on Aug. 29 that “trade wars only produce losers.” Global air freight as measured in FTKs increased by just 2.1% in July, the...

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