Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd (Hactl) is a leading air cargo terminal operator. Based in Hong Kong International Airport, its major shareholders include Jardine Pacific (41.67 per cent), Wharf Holdings (20.83 per cent), Hutchison Whampoa (20.83 per cent) and China National Aviation Corporation (16.67 per cent).

Hactl's terminal at Chek Lap Kok. The firm handled 246,912 tonnes of cargo last month, 2.6 per cent less than a year ago. Photo: David Wong

Softening market in Europe clouds industry prospects

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd saw a 2.6 per cent dip in tonnage last month, ending a growth streak that started in June last year. The firm moved 246,912 tonnes of cargo, compared with 253,632 tonnes in March last year. For the first quarter, it still saw growth of 1.7 per cent.