Top 10 World’s Busiest Airports by Cargo Traffic

Cargo is the most important mode of transportation in the world since it is faster, and it transports the most expensive items. As a result, we’ve compiled a list of the world’s busiest airports based on cargo traffic data provided by the Airports Council International.




Total Cargo (Metric Tonnes)

1Hong Kong International AirportChek Lap Kok, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region4,168,394
2Memphis International AirportMemphis, Tennessee, United States3,916,937
3Shanghai Pudong International AirportPudong, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China3,227,914
4Incheon International AirportIncheon, Seoul National Capital Area, South Korea2,684,500
5Ted Stevens Anchorage International AirportAnchorage, Alaska, United States2,578,396
6Paris-Charles de Gaulle AirportSeine-et-Marne/Seine-Saint-Denis/Val-d’Oise, Île-de-France, France2,399,067
7Frankfurt AirportFlughafen (Frankfurt am Main), Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany2,275,106
8Dubai International AirportDubai, United Arab Emirates2,270,498
9Narita International AirportNarita, Chiba, Kantō, Honshū, Japan2,167,843
10Louisville International AirportLouisville, Kentucky, United States2,166,226
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