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Aéroports de Paris SA: December 2018 traffic figures

PRESS RELEASE
15 January 2019
Aéroports de Paris SA
Traffic at Paris Aéroport up by 3.8% in 2018,
at 105.3 million passengers

2018 Full Year Traffic

Paris Aéroport handled a total of 105.3 million passengers in 2018, an increase of 3.8% compared to the previous year. Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport welcomed 72.2 million passengers (+4.0%) and Paris-Orly Airport 33.1 million (+3.4%). Excluding the impact of the first semester strikes, the increase in traffic for Paris Aéroport would have been +4.5%. Traffic increased by 3.0% over the 1st half of the year and by 4.5% over the 2nd half.

  • International traffic (excluding Europe) was up (+6.0%), with a growth in the following destinations: North America (+8.7%), the French Overseas Territories (+8.6%), the Middle East (+5.8%), Asia-Pacific (+5.8%), Africa (+4.2%) and Latin America (+1.2%);
  • European traffic (excluding France) was up (+3.8%);
  • Traffic within France was down (-1.7%);
  • The number of connecting passengers has reduced by 2.5%. The connecting rate stood at 21.7%, down by 1.4 points.

Passenger traffic at TAV Airports, 46.1%-owned by Groupe ADP, increased by 31.4% in 2018 to 151.6 million passengers, including, from May 2018, traffic of Antalya airport, in which TAV Airports took a stake. Passenger traffic at Santiago, 45%-owned by Groupe ADP, has risen by 8.8% in 2018, with 23.3 million passengers welcomed in 2018. Passenger traffic at Amman Airport, 51%-owned by Groupe ADP, has increased by 6.4% in 2018 to 8.4 million passengers. 

Traffic in December 2018

In December 2018, Paris Aéroport saw 8.1 million passengers; an increase of 3.2% compared to December 2017. 5.6 million passengers travelled through Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (+3.7%) and 2.5 million through Paris-Orly Airport (+2.0%).

  • International traffic (excluding Europe) was up by 5.1%, with a growth in the following destinations: North America (+10.0%), the French Overseas Territories (+5.7%), Latin America (+4.0%), Asia-Pacific (+3.8%), Africa (+3.7%) and the Middle East (+1.4%);
  • European traffic (excluding France) was up (+3.6%); 
  • Traffic within France was down (-2.8%);
  • The number of connecting passengers increased by 2.4%. The connecting rate stood at 24.1%, down by 0.2 points compared  to December 2017.

Passenger traffic at TAV Airports, 46.1%-owned by Groupe ADP, increased by 4.3% in December 2018.
Passenger traffic at Santiago, 45%-owned by Groupe ADP, has risen by 9.7% in December 2018.
Passenger traffic at Amman Airport, 51%-owned by Groupe ADP, increased by 9.3% in December 2018 to 0.6 million passengers.

Passengers 2018 % change
2018/2017
December 2018 % change
2018/2017
Paris-CDG 72,229,723 +4.0% 5,622,774 +3.7%
Paris-Orly 33,120,685 +3.4% 2,502,888 +2.0%
Total Paris Aéroport 105,350,408 +3.8% 8,125,662 +3.2%
Santiago 23,303,384 +8.8% 2,155,698 +9.7%
Amman 8,425,026 +6.4% 629,805 +9.3%
Istanbul Atatürk 67,981,446 +6.0% 5,097,708 -2.2%
Antalya 31,566,217 +22.0% 852,700 +13.7%
Ankara Esenboga 16,732,651 +5.8% 1,161,437 -20.7%
Izmir 13,425,547 +4.7% 923,236 -8.7%
Milas Bodrum 4,185,961 +19.5% 87,876 -14.6%
Gazipasa 1,215,627 +48.0% 31,345 +4.1%
Medinah 8,144,790 +4.3% 696,099 -4.9%
Tunisia 2,490,607 +47.9% 72,652 +51.1%
Georgia 4,400,224 +20.4% 278,515 +20.8%
Macedonia 2,342,541 +15.5% 170,689 +13.4%
Zagreb (1)  3,336,310 + 7.9 % 214,865 + 4.5 %
Total TAV Airports (2)  151,593,705 +31.4% 9,587,122 +4.3%
Total TAV Airports restated (3) 155,821,921 +10.4% 9,587,122 -3.5%

1. Groupe ADP and TAV Airports have, a shareholding of 21% and 15%, respectively, in Zagreb Airport. To be compliant with TAV Airports presentations, Zagreb Airport traffic figures are integrated into the TAV Airports group traffic figures.
2. TAV Airports has taken a stake in Anlalya Airport since May 2018. To be compliant with TAV Airports' presentations, the % change presented above takes into account Antalya traffic just from May 2018.
3. Restated figures taking into account Antalya's traffic on a like-for-like basis for 2017.

Aircraft Movements 2018 % change
2018/2017
December 2018 % change
2018/2017
Paris CDG 480,945 +1.1% 38,947 +4.6%
Paris Orly 229,052 +0.0% 17,575 +2.6%
Total Paris Aéroport 709,997 +0.8% 56,522 +4.0%
Santiago 151,257 +7.7% 14,043 +7.2%
Amman 76,889 +3.8% 5,970 +9.2%
Istanbul Atatürk 454,046 +2.6% 35,730 -1.3%
Antalya 186,222 +23.9% 6,436 +20.4%
Ankara Esenboga 109,838 +3.0% 7,919 -19.3%
Izmir 84,095 +2.8% 6,088 -6.2%
Milas Bodrum 27,467 +20.0% 608 -10.6%
Gazipasa 8,042 +45.6% 264 +11.9%
Medinah 60,665 +4.5% 4,868 -3.3%
Tunisia 16,196 +34.8% 623 +31.7%
Georgia 44,122 +16.4% 3,148 +15.8%
Macedonia 19,750 +8.9% 1,414 +2.9%
Zagreb 43,688 +5,1% 3,060 +5,1%
Total TAV Airports (1)  1,024,496 +23.9% 70,158 +6.4%
Total TAV Airports restated (2) 1,054,131 +7.8% 70,158 -1.6%

1. TAV Airports has taken a stake in Antalya Airport since May 2018. To be compliant with TAV Airports' presentations, the % change presented above takes into account Antalya traffic just from May 2018.
2. Restated figures taking into account Antalya's traffic on a like-for-like basis for 2017.

Geographic split Paris Aéroport
(Paris-CDG and Paris-Orly)
2018
% change 2018/2017
Share of total traffic Dec. 2018
% change 2018/2017
Share of total traffic
France -1.7% 15.4% -2.8% 15.7%
Europe +3.8% 43.8% +3.6% 41.2%
Other International
Of which
+6.0% 40.8% +5.1% 43.1%
  Africa +4.2% 11.4% +3.7% 12.5%
  North America +8.7% 10.4% +10.0% 10.0%
  Latin America +1.2% 3.0% +4.0% 3.6%
  Middle-East +5.8% 5.2% +1.4% 5.3%
  Asia-Pacific +5.8% 6.5% +3.8% 6.8%
  French Overseas Territories +8.6% 4.3% +5.7% 5.0%
Total Paris Aéroport +3.8% 100 % +3.2% 100 %

Paris Aéroport
(Paris-CDG and Paris-Orly)
2018 % change 2018/2017 Dec. 2018 % change 2018/2017
Connecting Passengers (1) 11,403,753 -2.5% 995,365 +2.4%
Connecting rate +21.7% -1.4 pt 24.1% -0.2 pt
Seat load factor 85.6% +1.7 pt 82.6% -1.1 pt

1. Departing passengers

Investor Relations: Audrey Arnoux, Head of Investor Relations +33 1 74 25 70 64 - invest@adp.fr
Press contact: Lola Bourget, Head of Medias and Reputation Department +33 1 74 25 23 23
Groupe ADP develops and manages airports, including Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Paris-Orly and Paris-Le Bourget. In 2017, the group handled through its brand Paris Aéroport more than 101 million passengers and 2.3 million metric tonnes of freight and mail at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Paris-Orly, and more than 127 million passengers in airports abroad through its subsidiary ADP International. Boasting an exceptional geographic location and a major catchment area, the Group is pursuing its strategy of adapting and modernizing its terminal facilities and upgrading quality of services; the group also intends to develop its retail and real estate businesses. In 2017, group revenue stood at €3,617 million and net income at €571 million.
Registered office: 1, rue de France, 93 290 Tremblay-en-France. Aéroports de Paris is a public limited company (Société Anonyme) with share capital of €296,881,806. Registered in the Bobigny Trade and Company Register under no. 552 016 628.
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