Though international premium traffic in June was up 6.4% and economy traffic up 4.8% year-over-year, respectively, IATA said in its latest "Premium Traffic Monitor" that the "level and growth rates for passenger numbers … in June dropped back from the levels seen in May," likely due to slower world trade growth and weakening business confidence. The organization predicted further growth in demand during the second half of the year, although at a slower pace ...

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