HKIA pax up by 17.5%; Kuala Lumpur Airport reports 16.2% pax increase


Unlisted Hong Kong International Airport reported the following traffic highlights in Jul-2010 on Friday (13-Aug-2010):

  • Passenger numbers: 4.7 million, +17.5% year-on-year;
  • Cargo volume: 363,000 tonnes, +24.5%;
  • Aircraft movements: 26,720, +14.7%.

Malaysia Airports (-1.1%) shares dropped the same day Kuala Lumpur International Airport reported a 16.2% rise in passenger traffic for Jun-2010:

  • Passenger numbers: 2.9 million, +16.2% year-on-year;
    • International: 2.0 million, +23%:
    • Domestic: 950,439, +4.3%;
  • Cargo volume: 57,698 tonnes, +18.4%;
  • Aircraft movements: 20,002, +7.9%.

See related CAPA profile: Traffic and capacity

Other Asia Pacific airport operators that gained yesterday included Shenzhen Airport (+0.3%), Hainan Meilan (+0.9%) and Australian Infra Fund (+1.4%). Meanwhile, Japan Airport Terminal (-2.1%) and Beijing (-0.3%) lost ground.

Selected airports daily share price movements (% change): 13-Aug-2010

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