Today's North America Travel Trends News Today's North America Travel Trends News from Travel Industry Wire en-us Travel Industry Wire CWT Meetings & Events Projects 8% Growth in 2020 Despite Gathering Headwinds 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 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 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 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 Business travel rebounds to help sustain healthy growth of domestic market Wed, 4 Sep 2019 10:21:12 EST