Air Cargo

Heathrow continues to outpace growth at Frankfurt airport.

The biggest Japanese international freight forwarder’s net profit came to 11.1 billion yen ($101 million).

Revenue climbed 3.3 percent to $1.72 billion.

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All regions posted growth.

Traffic measured in revenue cargo tonne kilometers rose 4.3 percent year-over-year.

Schiphol’s second-quarter results are the latest in a string of strong performances by European airports and cargo airlines.

The carrier said its multiple nightly truck operations boost capacity and route options for shippers.

The Franco-Dutch carrier transported 286,000 tonnes (315,261 tons).

First-half traffic grew 1.2 percent to 330,000 tonnes.