Today's North America Travel Trends News http://www.travelindustrywire.com Today's North America Travel Trends News from Travel Industry Wire en-us Travel Industry Wire http://www.nevistas.com/nev_logo.gif http://www.travelindustrywire.com support@nevistas.com CWT Meetings & Events Projects 8% Growth in 2020 Despite Gathering Headwinds https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article107052CWT_Meetings___Events_Projects____Growth_in______Despite_Gathering_Headwinds.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article107052CWT_Meetings___Events_Projects____Growth_in______Despite_Gathering_Headwinds.html CWT M&E, the global meetings and events division of CWT, says the $840 billion industry is poised for an 8% growth in 2020 despite looming geopolitical and economic headwinds, according to its 2020 Future Trends Report, published today. Thu, 12 Sep 2019 13:01:28 EST A Soft Start to the Peak Travel Period https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106970A_Soft_Start_to_the_Peak_Travel_Period.html https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106970A_Soft_Start_to_the_Peak_Travel_Period.html The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced slowing global passenger demand growth for July. Total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 3.6%, compared to the same month in 2018. This was down from 5.1% annual growth recorded in June. Mon, 9 Sep 2019 12:12:07 EST Trade War Impacting Global Air Freight Demand https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106949Trade_War_Impacting_Global_Air_Freight_Demand.html https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106949Trade_War_Impacting_Global_Air_Freight_Demand.html IATA released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers, contracted by 3.2% in July 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. Thu, 5 Sep 2019 12:17:36 EST New Research Uncovers Current Trends Impacting the Business Travel Industry https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106942New_Research_Uncovers_Current_Trends_Impacting_the_Business_Travel_Industry.html https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106942New_Research_Uncovers_Current_Trends_Impacting_the_Business_Travel_Industry.html Technology advancements, globalization, and a younger workforce add to industry complexity Thu, 5 Sep 2019 11:46:41 EST U.S. Travel Trends Index: International Inbound Travel Tumbles for Fourth Month This Year https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106907U_S__Travel_Trends_Index__International_Inbound_Travel_Tumbles_for_Fourth_Month_This_Year.html https://www.travelindustrywire.com/article106907U_S__Travel_Trends_Index__International_Inbound_Travel_Tumbles_for_Fourth_Month_This_Year.html Business travel rebounds to help sustain healthy growth of domestic market Wed, 4 Sep 2019 10:21:12 EST