Oct. 17, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport Co<600004
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In a statement filed with Shanghai Stock Exchange
, the airport saw its cargo and mail throughput for last month grow 9.8% YoY to 118,529.5 metric tons, including 113,193.4 metric tons of cargo, up 47.1% from a year earlier.
Meanwhile, the company's aircraft movements climbed 6.4% YoY to 30,513, comprising 15,261 for arrival flights and 15,252 for departure flights, up 6.4% and 6.3% YoY, respectively.
In 2011, Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport handled 45.04 million passengers and 1.18 million metric tons of cargo and mail, ranking second and third in mainland China.