Taoyuan Airport sees record of over 42 million passengers in 2016
Jan 23, 2017Business & FinanceComments Off on Taoyuan Airport sees record of over 42 million passengers in 2016
Taiwan's main international airport in Taoyuan saw a 10% growth in passengers last year. A record 42.3 million passengers traveled through the airport in 2016.
With Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport now serving more than 40 million passengers a year, Airport Council International (ACI) has upgraded the airport's service quality rating. The airport has become a major transport hub in Asia and is striving to compete with other top airports in the region.
The airport said that more than 2.4 million cargo planes passed through the airport in 2016, marking 10.5 % growth over 2015. The airport also handled more than two million tons of cargo last year, a nearly 4% increase over the previous year.