ASUR reports 1.8% increase in May 2018 passenger traffic




Mexico-based international airport group Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) (ASUR), an international airport group has announced that total passenger traffic for May 2018 increased 1.6% when compared to May 2017, the company said.

Passenger traffic rose 4.4% in Mexico, and declined 3.0% in San Juan and 2.8% in Colombia.

Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (ASUR) has a portfolio of concessions to operate, maintain and develop 16 airports in the Americas. This comprises nine airports in southeast Mexico, including Cancun Airport, the most important tourist destination in Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin America, and six airports in northern Colombia, including Medellin international airport (Rio Negro), the second busiest in Colombia. ASUR is also a 60% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport serving the capital of Puerto Rico, San Juan. San Juan´s Airport is the island´s primary gateway for international and mainland-US destinations and was the first, and currently the only major airport in the US to have successfully completed a public–private partnership under the FAA Pilot Program.