ASUR announces total passenger traffic for May 2021
Compared with pre-pandemic levels of May 2019, passenger traffic declined 13.2% in Mexico and 36.3% in Colombia, and increased 15.4% in Puerto Rico
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) ASUR, a leading international airport group with operations in Mexico, the U.S. and Colombia, today announced that total passenger traffic for May 2021 reported a YoY recovery of 0.6 million passengers reaching a total of 4.0 million passengers, up from 0.2 million in May 2020. This is still below the 4.6 million passengers reported in May 2019 reflecting overall lower travel demand and restrictions in certain countries worldwide to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
When compared to pre-pandemic levels of May 2019, passenger traffic declined 13.2% in Mexico and 36.3% in Colombia, while traffic in Puerto Rico increased 15.4%.
This announcement reflects comparisons between May 1 through May 31, 2021, from May 1 through May 31, 2020 and May 1 through May 31, 2019. Transit and general aviation passengers are excluded for Mexico and Colombia.