IATA reports (16-Aug-2012) the following premium and economy traffic growth highlights by region in Jun-2012:
- Premium traffic:
- Total international: +4.3% year-on-year;
- Economy traffic:
- Total international: +6.4%;
IATA: “Weakness in Europe has outweighed strength in air travel markets elsewhere, placing downward pressure on premium travel growth overall. Furthermore, indicators of premium travel demand – world trade and business confidence – point to further weakness in coming months.” Source: Company statement, 16-Aug-2012.