2-Sep-2011 12:13 PM

Shanghai Pudong slated to become busiest cargo airport by 2016

China’s Shanghai Airport Group expects Shanghai Pudong Airport to become the world’s busiest airport in terms of annual cargo throughput handling more than 5.0 tonnes of cargo by 2016, according to a 02-Sep-2011 China News report. In 2010, the airport was ranked third in the world with 3.2 million tonnes of cargo.