Hong Kong Worldwide Airport reported its largest fall in passenger numbers in additional than a decade in November, official information launched on Sunday confirmed.
The airport dealt with simply over 5 million passengers, down 16.2% from a yr earlier, Airport Authority Hong Kong stated in an announcement.
That was the biggest fall since June 2009, when the determine fell by 18.7%, information on the Civil Aviation Division’s web site confirmed.
There have been falls of greater than 12% within the three earlier months, the Civil Aviation Division information confirmed.
Hong Kong has been gripped by generally violent protests since June. Demonstrators halted operations on the airport for a number of days in August.
A spokeswoman on the Airport Authority stated it had nothing so as to add to the publicly accessible information.