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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has continued to show modest cargo growth throughout the first half of 2013. The 736,608 tonnes handled through the airport represents an increase of 1.02% on 2012.

Total exports for the first half-year rose to 362,124 tonnes, representing a 49.16% share of the total. The proportion of imports fell slightly to 50.84%, with a total of 374,484 tonnes.