ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for January 2016 Up 8.0% Year over Year

Feb 04, 2016, 17:00 ET from Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V.

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) (ASUR), the first privatized airport group in Mexico and operator of Cancun Airport and eight other airports in southeast Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan, today announced that total passenger traffic for January 2016 increased by 8.0 % when compared to January 2015.

This announcement reflects comparisons between January 1 through January 31, 2016 and 2015. Transit and general aviation passengers are excluded.

 

Domestic

Airport

January

2015

January

2016

% Change

Cancún

420,972

479,272

13.8%

Cozumel

8,081

11,416

41.3%

Huatulco

40,307

41,285

2.4%

Mérida

113,278

133,269

17.6%

Minatitlán

17,841

17,729

(0.6)%

Oaxaca

43,717

54,117

23.8%

Tapachula

17,922

23,296

30.0%

Veracruz

86,150

90,899

5.5%

Villahermosa

91,750

92,557

0.9%

Total Domestic

840,018

943,840

12.4%

 

 

International

Airport

January

2015

January

2016

% Change

Cancún

1,283,991

1,357,674

5.7%

Cozumel

46,190

41,958

(9.2)%

Huatulco

22,116

25,646

16.0%

Mérida

9,374

11,781

25.7%

Minatitlán

792

981

23.9%

Oaxaca

6,817

6,653

(2.4)%

Tapachula

1,070

1,165

8.9%

Veracruz

7,073

6,467

(8.6)%

Villahermosa

4,753

4,440

(6.6)%

Total International

1,382,176

1,456,765

5.4%

 

 


Total

Airport

January

2015

January

2016

% Change

Cancún

1,704,963

1,836,946

7.7%

Cozumel

54,271

53,374

(1.7)%

Huatulco

62,423

66,931

7.2%

Mérida

122,652

145,050

18.3%

Minatitlán

18,633

18,710

0.4%

Oaxaca

50,534

60,770

20.3%

Tapachula

18,992

24,461

28.8%

Veracruz

93,223

97,366

4.4%

Villahermosa

96,503

96,997

0.5%

ASUR Total

2,222,194

2,400,605

8.0%

 

About ASUR:
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (ASUR) is a Mexican airport operator with concessions to operate, maintain and develop the airports of Cancun, Merida, Cozumel, Villahermosa, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula and Minatitlan in the southeast of Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Company is listed both on the Mexican Bolsa, where it trades under the symbol ASUR, and on the NYSE in the U.S., where it trades under the symbol ASR. One ADS represents ten (10) series B shares.

SOURCE Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V.