Accumulated worldwide air freight volumes continued to rebound this past August, expanding 5.8% year-over-year, according to Airports Council International (ACI). While domestic air freight shipping numbers remained weak (2.1% year-over-year growth), international air freight tonnage was up a strong 7.5% worldwide. Approximately 5.1 million metric tonnes in air cargo were transported during the month. The air freight business in the Middle East, in particular, took off as volume grew 20.5% ...

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