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The Cheddi Jagan International Airport Corporation (CJIAC) has recorded a 32% increase in passenger arrivals for January 2023 compared to the previous year. During the month of January, the airport processed 25,005 arriving passengers compared to 18,874 in 2022.
The country’s main port of entry continues to experience significant increases in passenger arrivals since the Cricket Carnival in September 2022.
Meanwhile, there was a 45% increase in cargo processed during January 2023 compared to 2022. The 738 tonnes of cargo processed in January 2023 comprised mostly agricultural products, perishable goods, industrial supplies and personal effects.