Top Five Global Airline Companies: Performance, Strategies and Competitive Analysis

Mar 06, 2014, 15:00 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Top Five Global Airline Companies: Performance, Strategies and Competitive Analysis" report to their offering.

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The global airline industry is expected to reach $767 billion by 2018. The industry is fragmented with top three and top five players. The Companies' main strategy is focused on expanding their services globally as many of the airlines that are US based have international routes and are expanding overseas. The airline Companies are focusing on environmental sustainability programs to provide eco-efficient airlines with less carbon emissions.

The global airline industry is fragmented and consists of passenger and air cargo services offered by companies. A combination of factors such as air traffic rates and emergence of low-cost carriers impact market dynamics highly.

The report projects that increasing competition will create intense competition which will lower the industry's market share and profitability. Threat of volatility of fuel prices because of business dependence on fuel price and fluctuation in fuel prices could affect the profit margin of the industry.

The report analyzes that industry's strong growth and global alliance strengthened its product range in terms of its network and the services it offers to its customers such as linked loyalty programs. Some of the key players in airline industry operate one of the youngest and most modern fleets in Europe, and this fleet is known for its fuel efficiency and optimal network fit for its sustainable development.

The report gives a brief overview of the top five major players of the industry. They are:

  • Deutsche Lufthansa AG
  • United Continental Holdings Inc.
  • Delta Airlines Inc.
  • Air France KLM
  • FedEx Corporation

This study is intended to provide industry leaders with a competitive benchmarking of the world's top five global retail drug companies. The study provides up-to-date information on the market share, profit margins, capabilities and strategies of the leaders. The report helps current suppliers realistically assess their capabilities, strategies, vis-a-vis leading competitors. It provides executives with strategically significant competitor information.

This report will save hundreds of hours of your own personal research time and will significantly benefit you in expanding your business opportunities in top five global airline companies. In today's chaotic economy, you need every advantage that you can find to keep ahead in your business

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. Market Definition and Scope

3. Market Opportunity

4. Competitive Benchmarking (Financial and Market)

5. Company Profile on Air France-KLM

6. Company Profile on Delta Air Lines Inc.

7. Company Profile on Deutsche Lufthansa AG

8. Company Profile on FedEx Corporation

9. Company Profile on United Continental Holdings Inc

Companies Mentioned:

  • Air France KLM
  • Delta Airlines Inc.
  • Deutsche Lufthansa AG
  • FedEx Corporation
  • United Continental Holdings Inc.

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