ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for March 2017 Up 4.2% Year over Year

ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for March 2017 Up 4.2% Year over Year

MEXICO CITY, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) (ASUR), the first privatized airport group in Mexico and operator of Cancun Airport and eight other airports in southeast Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan, today announced that total passenger traffic for March 2017 increased by 4.2% when compared to March 2016.

This announcement reflects comparisons between March 1 through March 31, 2017 and 2016. Transit and general aviation passengers are excluded. During 2016, the impact of Holy Week on passenger traffic began on March 18, while in 2017 it will begin on April 7.

Domestic

Airport

March

2016

March

2017

% Change

Cancún

509,970

527,546

3.4%

Cozumel

13,377

9,107

(31.9)%

Huatulco

45,220

46,522

2.9%

Mérida

144,290

160,585

11.3%

Minatitlán

19,194

16,979

(11.5)%

Oaxaca

58,397

56,793

(2.7)%

Tapachula

24,426

24,141

(1.2)%

Veracruz

99,223

99,197

0.0%

Villahermosa

99,721

102,906

3.2%

Total Domestic

1,013,818

1,043,776

3.0%

International

Airport

March

2016

March

2017

% Change

Cancún

1,482,605

1,560,440

5.2%

Cozumel

56,766

56,169

(1.1)%

Huatulco

21,689

24,810

14.4%

Mérida

15,175

16,880

11.2%

Minatitlán

899

516

(42.6)%

Oaxaca

5,545


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6,035

8.8%

Tapachula

870

1,039

19.4%

Veracruz

5,892

4,930

(16.3)%

Villahermosa

4,003

2,912

(27.3)%

Total International

1,593,444

1,673,731

5.0%

Total

Airport

March

2016

March

2017

% Change

Cancún

1,992,575

2,087,986

4.8%

Cozumel

70,143

65,276

(6.9)%

Huatulco

66,909

71,332

6.6%

Mérida

159,465

177,465

11.3%

Minatitlán

20,093

17,495

(12.9)%

Oaxaca

63,942

62,828

(1.7)%

Tapachula

25,296

25,180

(0.5)%

Veracruz

105,115

104,127

(0.9)%

Villahermosa

103,724

105,818

2.0%

ASUR Total

2,607,262

2,717,507

4.2%

About ASUR: 
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (ASUR) is a Mexican airport operator with concessions to operate, maintain and develop the airports of Cancun, Merida, Cozumel, Villahermosa, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula and Minatitlan in the southeast of Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Company is listed both on the Mexican Bolsa, where it trades under the symbol ASUR, and on the NYSE in the U.S., where it trades under the symbol ASR. One ADS represents ten (10) series B shares.

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