According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)s latest barometer, international tourist arrivals grew 6% in the first six months of 2018 after a record year of growth in 2017.
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) last week announced that total passenger traffic for September 2018 increased 15.4% when compared to September 2017. Passenger traffic rose 8.3% in Mexico, 56.6% in Puerto Rico and 15.8% in Colombia.
Andrew Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica hosted the Norman Manley International Airport Public-Private Partnership Execution of the Concession Agreement to Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico (GAP).
Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 715 thousand passengers in September; a 8.7% year-on-year increase. International passenger numbers increased by 5.1%, while domestic passenger numbers increased by 10.7%.