the air transport market
France

MARKET SUMMARY

1.1 INTRODUCTION

The air transport market covers the entire transport of passengers or from cargo by air. Even if most air transport is carried out by airlines operating airliners between several airports, there are several types of air carriers: the regular companies (local-regional, domestic or international carriers), the company alliances , the low-cost airlines and transport by charter charter .

In 2017 more than 170 million passengers were transported in France (20% compared to 2012) and more than 2.5 million tonnes of freight . The French market has followed the global trend of growth in air transport worldwide, which has experienced an exponential increase in recent years.

The air transport market is characterised by a significant number of actors and a significant competitive intensity, especially since the arrival of low-cost carriers in France, such as EasyJet , Transavia or RyanAir . The air transport market thus seems to be turning towards a low-cost strategy: according to a study by the British firm York Aviation , the low-cost airlines could hold up to 50% market share in Europe by 2020.

The main challenge in the air transport market appears to be the evolution of the price of fuel oil which has become the most important expense for airlines, as well as the evolution of the various services offered to consumers (meals, wifi, insurance, luggage, etc.) by focusing on increasing the value of the offer and innovation.

To keep reading, buy the full research

What is in this market study?

  • What are the figures on the size and growth of the market?
  • What is driving the growth of the market and its evolution?
  • What are the latest trends in this market?
  • What is the positioning of companies in the value chain?
  • How do companies in the market differ from each other?
  • Access company mapping and profiles.
  • Data from several dozen databases

  • This market study is available online and in pdf format (38 p.)
  • Download an example
  • Consult our offers ConsultingSubscription, Press & Education.
Buy this market study 89€

Availability within 2 business days

Analysts

Consultant BCG

Aurélien Russo

Aurélien Russo logo 1 Aurélien Russo logo 2
En cours

Contrôle et mise à jour

En cours

Nos études de marché sont  contrôlées et mise à jour par des analystes séniors. Cette étape est indispensable et nécessite un délai.

Control

En cours

Certification

En cours

Nos études de marché sont relues par des profils indépendants: experts du secteur ou spécialistes des études. Ce contrôle est indispensable et nécessite un délai.

Process

Analysts & Methods

Databases

Certification
Service

Expert advice

Customer Reviews (1)

Average over the last 3 months

the 09/04/2020
We are committed to taking into account the feedback of all our clients, consultants or company managers, in order to better meet their expectations.