Liège Airport cargo traffic up
17 / 11 / 2011
IN October 58,489 metric tonnes of airfreight were transported through Liège Airport compared with 56,856 tonnes in October 2010 – a 2.87 per cent increase.
From January to October 2011 over 559,000 tonnes of goods were handled at Belgium’s largest airport. In 2010 during the same period Liège counted a little over 528,000 tonnes – a rise of 5.84 per cent in one year.
The most significant growth was in April 2011 with 53,783 tonnes compared with 45,907 in April 2010.
Liège is the seventh largest cargo airport in Europe. During 2010, 640,000 tonnes of freight travelled through.