The turnaround has primarily been brought about by the introduction of private capital for airport development and operations, building of brand new airports plus terminal revamps, and more international operators and duty free
retailers entering the market Between 2006 and 2011, the year when Delhi and Mumbai were privatised, the passenger numbers grew by 97 per cent and aeronautical revenue by 340 per cent, of which retail was a key component.
Treats such as a 400g bar of Toblerone can cost as much as pounds 5 in duty free
compared with pounds 2 at Asda, a survey by shopping comparison site mySupermarket.
Dubai Duty Free
has become a landmark brand for Dubai and its growth in just 25 years has been phenomenal," said Bin Karam.
The Bahrain Duty Free
is trying to expand its operations at the airport within the limited space available, said Mr O'Connor.
The CAC said that, as travellers may be more likely to purchase duty free
goods on their return home, the international travel deficit means that most of Canada's international air travellers are Canadians buying duty free
abroad instead of in Canada.
customs clearance, reducing impact on the Warfighter by minimizing manpower requirements, while simultaneously keeping delivery delays to a minimum and also complying with all regulatory customs requirements.
The problem we have is that people arrive at the airport and feel that, if they are travelling within the EU, there's no point entering the duty free
shop as nothing is available to them," said Mr Ray Savage, head of commercial development at the airport.
The UK, which has by far the biggest EU duty free
market, has not joined them, but signs are that powerful forces like Chancellor Gordon Brown and John Prescott are beginning to weigh the effect on jobs and cost of travel.
Paul Barlow, Managing Director of Glasgow Airport, says that the airport will suffer when duty free
sales are abolished.
More travellers, especially airline travellers, mean better business for the duty free
Indian citizen bags US$1million in famous Qatar Duty Free
Millionaire Draw wherein Saudi citizen secured the posh Bentley Continental GT Speed prize through online ticket buying.
11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Summary The "Duty Free
Retailing in Middle East and Africa, 2014-2019" report, published by Conlumino, provides an analysis of current and forecast market data of retail sales in different category groups in duty free
retail channel across the Middle East and Africa.