Industry Monitor - August 2019

The Industry Monitor is a regular briefing for EUROCONTROL Member States and associated organisations on the air transport and related industries.

European flight growth fell to 0.8% in July and remained at the low end of the forecast for the sixth consecutive month. The year to date flight growth was 1.6%. Preliminary data for August show average daily flights up 0.4% on August 2018.

EU carbon prices averaged €27 per tonne in August 2019 from €19 per tonne in August 2018.

Airline tickets were barely more expensive in July 2019 (+0.3%) than in July 2018.

Oil prices, at their lowest since February, dropped to €53 per barrel in August.


Industry Monitor 211 - August 2019