Nov. 16, 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 3.6% YoY to 105,484.7 metric tons, including 101,359 metric tons of cargo, up 43% from a year earlier.
Meanwhile, the company's aircraft movements climbed 6.5% YoY to 32,396, comprising 16,194 for arrival flights and 16,202 for departure flights, up 6.4% and 6.6% 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.