As rising tariffs in the US-China trade war affect global trade, IATA said it would cut its outlook for 2019 global cargo demand growth after April figures showed the negative cargo demand trend seen since January continuing.   “In December we were expecting a 4% increase in freight this year, which was in line with the International Monetary Fund and World Trade Organization expectations for world trade growth,” IATA chief economist Brian Pearce told reporters May 29 ...

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