A passenger wearing a protective mask walks past China Eastern Airlines aircraft standing on the tarmac at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, China, on May 2. Photo: Bloomberg A passenger wearing a protective mask walks past China Eastern Airlines aircraft standing on the tarmac at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, China, on May 2. Photo: Bloomberg
A passenger wearing a protective mask walks past China Eastern Airlines aircraft standing on the tarmac at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, China, on May 2. Photo: Bloomberg

After catastrophic slump, China’s travel revival ignites airport stocks, duty-free operators on turnaround bets

  • An index tracking airport operators has risen 9.8 per cent from its March low, beating the Shanghai Composite Index
  • Diversified airport operators are better shielded from Covid-19 damage, duty-free shops to gain from spending rebound

Topic |   Air China
A passenger wearing a protective mask walks past China Eastern Airlines aircraft standing on the tarmac at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, China, on May 2. Photo: Bloomberg A passenger wearing a protective mask walks past China Eastern Airlines aircraft standing on the tarmac at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, China, on May 2. Photo: Bloomberg
A passenger wearing a protective mask walks past China Eastern Airlines aircraft standing on the tarmac at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, China, on May 2. Photo: Bloomberg
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