Turkish Cargo achieves positive growth with 7.1% tonnage increase

Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2020

According to the international air cargo information provider WACD’s December data (cumulative), the global air cargo brand Turkish Cargo, which serves 127 countries of the world, grew significantly by achieving a tonnage increase of 7.1 percent in a sector wherein the global air cargo market shrank by -4.4 percent.

According to WACD data; Turkish Cargo, which has the largest growth rate among the top 10 airlines, rose to 7th place in the international air cargo industry and increased our global market share to 4.1 percent.

Turkish Cargo keeps growing in the Far East and America markets

On the basis of the tonnage sold, the successful air cargo brand has grown by 17.1 percent in North and South America, 14.1 percent in the Far East Region, 9.7 percent in South Western Europe, 4.7 percent in the Middle East and South Asia, and 7.1 percent in Africa, thus achieving positive results in all regions wherein it provides air cargo service, and kept growing steadily in these regions.

In addition to the Turkish Airlines’ cargo-carrying capacity, Turkish Cargo performs direct cargo flights to 88 destinations with its cargo aircraft fleet and has achieved sustainable growth through its current infrastructure and newly made investments. Turkish Cargo continues to increase its capacity through successful operations in over 300 destinations covered by its current flight network.

Serving 321 destinations in 127 countries, the successful air cargo brand reaches new heights by combining its broad range of services and operational capabilities with Turkey’s unique geographical advantages.