Hactl continues on a tonnage high

HONG Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) has maintained its high 2010 cargo handling volumes through January this year.

Cargo tonnage for January 2011 showed a year-on-year growth of 8.2 per cent, close to the 2010 year-on-year growth of 7.4 per cent.

A total of 230,077 tonnes were handled in the month. Export volume in January increased 6.6 per cent against last year to 122,934 tonnes while import volume for the month also showed a year-on-year growth of 4.1 per cent, with 62,742 tonnes registered.

Transshipment tonnage in January recorded an increase of 19.9 per cent, with a total of 44,401 tonnes of cargo being handled.

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