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Global Air Freight (Domestic & International) Market Report: Insights, Trends & Forecast (2019-2023)

Global Air Freight (Domestic & International) Market Report: Insights, Trends & Forecast (2019-2023)

The global air freight market is predicted to be valued at US$170.02 billion in 2023, growing at a CAGR of 7.10% for the period spanning 2019-2023. Air freight refers to the transportation of goods via airways. It is considered as one of the fastest and safest mode of freight transportation. The air freight market is predicted to be driven by factors such as rising e-commerce, economic prosperity and increasing industrialization. The market growth is expected to be hindered by few challenges like rising protectionism, fluctuating fuel costs and security threats. Developments like investments in cold-chain technology and expansion in air freight capacities of the airlines are believed to drive the market in future.

The global air freight market is divided into two segments: international and domestic. The international air freight segment held a larger share of the market in 2018 and is expected to continue to hold a dominant share for the forecasted period, 2019-2023.

The dominant share of air freight market value is acquired by Asia-Pacific and the region continues to hold a higher share in the projected years. The growing demand from pharmaceutical industry and increasing investments in automation would drive the market. Europe represents the second dominant region in air freight market and the growth in the region is due to rising trend of import-export.

Scope of the report:

  • The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global air freight market, segmented into domestic and international.
  • The major regional markets (Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, MEA and Central & South America) have been analyzed, along with country coverage of the US.
  • The market dynamics such as growth drivers, market trends and challenges are analyzed in-depth.
  • The competitive landscape of the market, along with the company profiles of leading players (FedEx, Panalpina, DPDHL, Cargojet, Emirates and LATAM airlines) are also presented in detail.
Key Target Audience:
  • Air Freight Carriers
  • Supply Chain Partners
  • End Users (Businesses/ Consumers)
  • Consulting Firms
  • Investment Banks
  • Government Bodies & Regulating Authorities


1. Market Overview
1.1 Introduction
Table 1: Classification of Air Freight Carriers
1.2 Classification of Air Freight Carriers
Table 2: Classification of Air Freight Carriers
1.3 Categories of Air Freight
Table 3: Categories of Air Freight
1.4 Process of Air Freight Exporting
Table 4: Process of Air Freight Exporting
1.5 Process of Air Freight Importing
Table 5: Process of Air Freight Importing
1.6 Advantages & Disadvantages of Air Freight
1.6.1 Advantages of Air Freight
1.6.2 Disadvantages of Air Freight
2. Global Market Analysis
2.1 Global Air Freight Market
2.1.1 Global Air Freight Market by Value
Table 6: Global Air Freight Market by Value (2014-2018)
2.1.2 Global Air Freight Market Forecast by Value
Table 7: Global Air Freight Market Forecast by Value (2019-2023)
2.1.3 Global Air Freight Market Value by Region
Table 8: Global Air Freight Market Value by Region (2018)
2.1.4 Global Air Freight Market by Volume
Table 9: Global Air Freight Market by Volume (2014-2018)
2.1.5 Global Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 10: Global Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2019-2023)
2.1.6 Global Air Freight Market Volume by Region
Table 11: Global Air Freight Market Volume by Region (2018)
2.1.7 Global Air Freight Market Volume by Segment
Table 12: Global Air Freight Market Volume by Segment (2018)
2.1.8 Global International Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 13: Global International Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2018-2023)
2.1.9 Global Domestic Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 14: Global Domestic Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2018-2023)
3. Regional Market Analysis
3.1 North America
3.1.1 North America Air Freight Market by Volume
Table 15: North America Air Freight Market by Volume (2014-2018)
3.1.2 North America Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 16: North America Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2019-2023)
3.1.3 The US Air Freight Market by Value
Table 17: The US Air Freight Market by Value (2014-2018)
3.1.4 The US Air Freight Market Forecast by Value
Table 18: The US Air Freight Market Forecast by Value (2019-2023)
3.2 Europe
3.2.1 Europe Air Freight Market by Value
Table 19: Europe Air Freight Market by Value (2014-2018)
3.2.2 Europe Air Freight Market Forecast by Value
Table 20: Europe Air Freight Market Forecast by Value (2019-2023)
3.2.3 Europe Air Freight Market by Volume
Table 21: Europe Air Freight Market by Volume (2014-2018)
3.2.4 Europe Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 22: Europe Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2019-2023)
3.3 Asia Pacific
3.3.1 Asia Pacific Air Freight Market by Value
Table 23: Asia Pacific Air Freight Market by Value (2014-2018)
3.3.2 Asia Pacific Air Freight Market Forecast by Value
Table 24: Asia Pacific Air Freight Market Forecast by Value (2019-2023)
3.3.3 Asia Pacific Air Freight Market by Volume
Table 25: Asia Pacific Air Freight Market by Volume (2014-2018)
3.3.4 Asia Pacific Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 26: Asia Pacific Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2019-2023)
3.4 Middle East & Africa
3.4.1 Middle East Air Freight Market by Value
Table 27: Middle East Air Freight Market by Value (2014-2018)
3.4.2 Middle East Air Freight Market Forecast by Value
Table 28: Middle East Air Freight Market Forecast by Value (2019-2023)
3.4.3 Middle East & Africa Air Freight Market by Volume
Table 29: Middle East & Africa Air Freight Market by Volume (2014-2018)
3.4.4 Middle East & Africa Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 30: Middle East & Africa Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2019-2023)
3.5 Central & South America
3.5.1 Central & South America Air Freight Market by Volume
Table 31: Central & South America Air Freight Market by Volume (2014-2018)
3.5.2 Central & South America Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume
Table 32: Central & South America Air Freight Market Forecast by Volume (2019-2023)
3.6 ROW
3.6.1 ROW Air Freight Market by Value
Table 33: ROW Air Freight Market by Value (2014-2018)
3.6.2 ROW Air Freight Market Forecast by Value
Table 34: ROW Air Freight Market Forecast by Value (2019-2023)
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Growth Drivers
4.1.1 Rising B2B e-Commerce Trade
Table 35: Global B2B e-Commerce Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) (2013-2018)
4.1.2 Rising Per Capita Income
Table 36: Global Per capita Income by Region (2016 & 2020)
4.1.3 Upsurge in Elderly Population
Table 37: Global Elderly Population (2015-2035)
4.1.4 Growing Internet Users
Table 38: Global Internet Users (2015-2021)
4.1.5 Increasing B2C e-Commerce Transaction Volume
Table 39: Global Cross-Border e-Commerce B2C Transaction Volume (2014-2020)
4.1.6 Rising Youth Population
Table 40: Global Population Aged below 30 Years (2015-2020)
4.2 Key Trends & Developments
4.2.1 Cold-Chain Technology
Table 41: Global Biopharma (Cold-Chain Products) Sales & Logistics Spending (2016-2022)
4.2.2 Blockchain Technology
Table 42: Global Blockchain Technology (2018-2023)
4.2.3 Artificial Intelligence
Table 43: Artificial Intelligence, by Application (2018 & 2025)
4.3 Challenges
4.3.1 Trade Protectionism
4.3.2 Security Threats
4.3.3 Fluctuating Airlines Fuel Cost
Table 44: Global Airlines Fuel Cost (2012-2018)
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 Global Market
5.1.1 Revenue Comparison
Table 45: Key Players - Revenue Comparison (2018/2019)
5.1.2 Market Capitalization Comparison
Table 46: Key Players – Market Capitalization Comparison (2019)
5.1.3 Freight Forwarders
Table 47: Key Players –Freight Forwarders (2018)
5.1.4 Major Players Cargo Carriers Comparison
Table 48: Major Players Cargo Carriers- Scheduled FTK (Billion)
6. Company Profiles
6.1 FedEx Corporation
6.1.1 Business Overview
6.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 49: FedEx Corporation Revenue and Net Income (Loss) (2015-2019)
Table 50: FedEx Revenue by Segments (2019)
Table 51: FedEx Revenue by Region (2019)
6.1.3 Business Strategies
6.2 Panalpina
6.2.1 Business Overview
6.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 52: Panalpina Revenue and Profit (2014-2018)
Table 53: Panalpina Revenue by Segment (2018)
Table 54: Panalpina Revenue by Region (2018)
6.2.3 Business Strategies
6.3 Deutsche Post DHL
6.3.1 Business Overview
6.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 55: Deutsche Post DHL Revenue and Net Profit (2014-2018)
Table 56: Deutsche Post DHL Revenue by Segment (2018)
Table 57: Deutsche Post DHL Revenue by Region (2018)
6.3.3 Business Strategies
6.4 Cargojet Inc.
6.4.1 Business Overview
6.4.2 Financial Overview
Table 58: Cargojet Revenue and Net Earnings (2014-2018)
Table 59: Cargojet Revenue by Segment (2018)
6.4.3 Business Strategies
6.5 The Emirates Group
6.5.1 Business Overview
6.5.2 Financial Overview
Table 60: The Emirates Group Revenue and Operating Profit (2015-2019)
Table 61: Emirates Revenue by Segment (2019)
Table 62: Dnata Revenue by Segment (2019)
Table 63: Emirates Revenue by Region (2019)
Table 64: Dnata Revenue by Region (2019)
6.5.3 Business Strategies
6.6 LATAM Airlines Group SA
6.6.1 Business Overview
6.6.2 Financial Overview
Table 65: LATAM Airlines Revenue and Net Profit (2014-2018)
Table 66: LATAM Airlines Revenue by Segment (2018)
Table 67: LATAM Airlines Revenue by Region (2018)
6.6.3 Business Strategies

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