Air freight or air cargo involves the rapid transportation facility of items via a chartered or scheduled air carrier. Shipping freight by air has always been a big cost-to-weight kind of delivery, which is refuted by the fastest means to deliver goods worldwide. One of the lucrative options offered by air freight companies is consolidation where air freight can be combined to form consoles. Consolidating freight with other transporters is quite economical due to economies of scale. Goods shipped by aircraft have the benefit of being delivered to their final terminus at very high speeds that proves quite helpful for time-sensitive shipment. Moreover, deliveries that are shipped by means of air carrier go through a superior grade of security than land or sea mode, which makes it one of the safest means to transport items across the globe.
Faster delivery of shipments as compared with other logistic solutions and the rising popularity of consolidated airfreight services are expected to provide lucrative opportunities for the air freight market during the forecast period. However, high costs associated with air freight solutions and stringent regulations associated with air freight are expected to restrain the growth of the air freight market during the forecast period. Moreover, the significant growth rate in the e-commerce sector and the upcoming technological advancements are expected to offer lucrative opportunities for the market in the future.
The market segmentation is based on service, destination, end-use, and region. The service segment is divided into freight, express, mail, and other services. Depending on destination, the market is bifurcated into domestic and international. By end-use, it is fragmented into private and commercial. Region-wise, it is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
Key players operating in the global air freight market include Bollor? Logistics, DB SCHENKER, Deutsche Post AG, DSV Panalpina, Expeditors International Of Washington, Inc., FedEx, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, Kuehne+Nagel International AG, Nippon Express, and United Parcel Service, Inc.


  • The study presents the analytical depiction of the global air freight market analysis along with the current trends and future estimations to depict imminent investment pockets.
  • The overall air freight market opportunity is determined by understanding profitable trends to gain a stronger foothold.
  • The report presents information related to the key drivers, restraints, and opportunities of the global air freight market with a detailed impact analysis.
  • The current air freight market is quantitatively analyzed from 2019 to 2027 to benchmark the financial competency.
  • Porter’s five forces analysis illustrates the potency of the buyers and suppliers in the industry.

By Service

  • ·Freight
  • ·Express
  • ·Mail
  • ·Other Services

By Destination

  • ·Domestic
  • ·International

By End-Use

  • ·Private
  • ·Commercial

By Region

  • ·North America

? U.S.
? Canada
? Mexico

  • ·Europe

? Germany
? France
? Russia
? UK
? Rest of Europe

  • ·Asia-Pacific

? China
? India
? Japan
? South Korea
? Rest of Asia-Pacific

  • ·LAMEA

? Latin America
? Middle East
? Africa
Key players

  • ·Bollor? Logistics
  • ·DB SCHENKER (Deutsche Bahn Group (DB GROUP))
  • ·Deutsche Post AG (DHL GROUP)
  • ·DSV Panalpina
  • ·Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.
  • ·FedEx
  • ·Hellmann Worldwide Logistics
  • ·Kuehne+Nagel International AG
  • ·Nippon Express
  • ·United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)