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Happy Holidays for Air Cargo Market as Peak Season Extends Its Run into New Year


(Alex Lennane – The Loadstar)

The air cargo peak was meant to end last week, if history is anything to go by.

Carriers reported last month that they thought demand and rate highs would end this week – but it appears the peak is continuing.

While not as high as in 2014 or 2013, rates currently seen in the market are better than the damp squib of last year, when prices were already falling by November, only to plunge in December.

But this year, while rates are thought to have dipped slightly this month, demand remains strong. Click here to read more.

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