Facts & Figures

In 1996 TradePort International Corporation (Hamilton International Airport Limited) entered into a 40-year lease agreement with the City of Hamilton to be the sole operator and manager of Hamilton International Airport

TradePort is a wholly owned subsidiary of Vantage Airport Group, an industry-leading investor and developer, which manages a network of ten airports on two continents.

About Hamilton International’s Passenger Business:

  • 329,193 passengers flying to and from Hamilton International in 2020
  • Passenger airlines include: Air Transat, Sunwing, Swoop and WestJet
  • Over 90% of passengers reported a positive Airport experience

About Hamilton International’s Cargo Business:

  • 658,000,000 kg in total landed cargo aircraft billable weight in 2020
  • Cargo partners include: Cargojet, DHL Express, UPS, Canada Post, Purolator and Amazon
  • Home to one of Canada’s largest domestic cargo freighter distribution network
  • 1-day trucking catchment in excess of 150 million consumers

About Hamilton International’s Economic Impact to the Region

  • Since 1996, TradePort and its partners have invested over $327.8M to date and generated:
    • Over 3,500 total jobs through Airport activity
    • Over $1.2B in total economic output
    • Value added GDP of $386M