(20 July 2021)
Passenger volume at Hong Kong International Airport
(HKIA) in June 2021 increased by 40.1% year-on-year to 83,000
passengers, whilst cargo throughput rose by 11.5% year-on-year to
399,000 tonnes, and flight movements increased by 10.9% to 11,050
when compared to the same month last year.
The growth of cargo volume was mainly attributed
to double-digit growth in both transshipments and imports compared
to the same month last year. Exports also increased by 8% year-on-year. Cargo to and from Southeast Asia experienced the most
significant increase during the month.
Due to the ongoing COVID19 situation, passenger
traffic remained significantly