Leading airlines worldwide by international and domestic freight tonne-kilometers in 2016 (in millions)

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AirlineFreight tonne kilometers in millions
Federal Express15,712
Emirates12,270
United Parcel Service11,264
Cathay Pacific Airways9,947
Qatar Airways9,221
Korean Air7,666
Lufthansa*7,384
Cargolux6,878
Singapore Airlines6,345
Air China6,089

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This statistic represents the leading airlines worldwide in 2016, based on system-wide freight tonne-kilometers. That year, the German company Lufthansa transported freight on some 7.3 billion tonne-kilometers.
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Release date
2017
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Worldwide
Survey time period
2016
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* Data includes operations of Lufthansa CityLine and Lufthansa-marketed flights operated by Air Dolomiti, Eurowings, Germanwings, Privatair, Tyrolean Airways, AeroLogic.

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