PSA Singapore

Singapore Changi Airport cargo shipments grew by 12.6 per cent to reach 177,340 tonnes in May 2017, representing strong double-digit growth over the prior year period, reports

Cargo shipments increased by double digits for the second month this year, with improvements broad-based across exports, imports and transshipments, the website said.

Air freight to and fromthe US, Germany and Japansaw particularly strong growth, thanks to the recovery of industrial activities in these countries, the Stat Times said.

As of 1 June 2017, more than 100 airlines operate at Changi Airport, connecting Singapore to some 380 cities in about 90 countries and territories worldwide.