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IATA chief still cautious after air freight upturn

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International air freight volume began to show signs of recovery in June after 18 months of stagnation, but the head of global airline group IATA warned that it is premature to view it as a turning point. 

Figures released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) showed a 1.2% year-on-year expansion in global air freight demand.

Although weak, this was an improvement on the 0.9% growth in May and the 0.1% growth realised over the first half of the year, it said.

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