African airlines pin hopes on cargo as supply chain hassles drive need for fast transport

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Article highlights:

  • African airlines saw the largest jump in international cargo for the ninth consecutive month, though passenger traffic was still nearly two-thirds lower than before the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Passenger traffic was 62.2% lower in September this year compared to September 2019, though cargo volumes increased by 34.6%.
  • African airlines only have 1.9% of the global air passenger market, however, and 2% of the global air cargo market.