Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) traffic rises in September

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by Anna Napoli

Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) traffic rose 1.4 per cent to 3.65 million in September, with year-to-date traffic down 0.1 per cent to 32.8 million.

International traffic climbed 1.9 per cent to 1.37 million passengers during the month, while domestic traffic was up 1.2 per cent to 2.3 million.

Arrivals from India recorded their second consecutive month of double-digit growth, up 11.2 per cent on September 2018 and up 8.4 per cent year to date.

Sydney Airport says a highlight for September was the air services agreement between Australia and Nepal, which aligns to the strong passenger growth the company has experienced in recent years.

Indonesian passenger growth was another highlight, posting 16.1 percent growth on September 2018.

Shares in Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) are trading 0.36 per cent lower at $8.41.

Anna Napoli

Finance News Network
Anna joined FNN February 2018 and also works with Channel 7 as a freelance producer. Anna has also worked as a lawyer and lecturer. She has also presented news updates for interstate news with Southern Cross Austereo.