Statistical data for nearly 4,000 country and region pairs, historical data from 2006, and 20-year forecasts. Also includes global and country reports. The web-based account allows for custom build data, downloadable in tables, charts and maps.
Air Passenger Forecast
Passenger air travel forecasts for the 4,000 most travelled routes across the world
Gain insights to make informed decisions
We experiment ongoing political and economic changes which transform the future of air passenger traffic. Keeping up with a fast-paced economic environment and assess the implications for your business can be challenging and time-consuming. We help clients understand how air passenger traffic will evolve and how current political and economic trends can affect growth rates.
The Air Passenger Forecast service (APF) was jointly created by Tourism Economics, an Oxford Economics company, and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to provide long-term forecasts of air passenger flows. This includes coverage of total domestic and international flows for 183 countries and for nearly 4,000 country and region pair routes. Alternative forecast scenarios are included, based on different assumptions for the fundamental economic drivers of air travel demand, providing valuable input for your long-term strategic decision-making.
A wide range of clients subscribe to the APF online databank or purchase reports to support various business functions:
- Review network planning and expansion use industry benchmark data to review forecasted growth rates
- Assess alternative future scenarios for strategy planning take into account all eventualities with the ever-changing economic and political movements
- Cross-reference and review your expectations with bi-annual updates in April and October
- Plan and adjust investments in infrastructure
- Lend expert support to financing requests show your investors a 360° view of the future of the industry
- Inform transaction due diligence or broader consulting work
Detailed commentary from Tourism Economics and IATA, featuring analysis of the forecast plus the impacts of each scenario. Twice yearly reports comment on key trends and top forecast data as well as baseline historical data (updated bi-annually).
We produce two reports each year, covering long-term factors affecting passenger flows such as travel liberalization, demographics, and energy costs, looking at near-term drivers, including the latest year-to-date outturns and recent changes in economic conditions.
Our online databank is user-friendly, allowing you to quickly build custom queries and visualise data in tables, dashboards, charts, or maps and export as an image or to Excel.
Detailed analysis of the top country markets with complimenting data tables. Forecast data as well as baseline historical data.
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HOW DO WE HELP?
“Oxford Economics provided valuable insights to estimate the important contribution of the aviation sector globally, delivering valuable context and messages we could share with our stakeholders.” Haldane Dodd, Head of Communications, Air Transport Action Group (ATAG)
Ideal for those who work for an airline, airport, government body, tourism agency, financial institution, consultancy or are interested in the industry, our forecasting method provides an unbiased, robust framework. We provide you the insight to help you with business development, strategic planning, product development and more. Tourism Economics is an expert in providing actionable and credible analysis of travel activity and industry growth rates as well as an exceptional track record in forecasting services.
To obtain custom data or scenarios, please contact us to discuss your requirements in more detail.
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