International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
James R. Billing
Managing Director Market Analysis
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Aviation in a world of evolving supply chains
09:00 - 10:30Thursday, 28 May 2015
Airlines, airports and air traffic control: Serving the ever-growing demand for international traffic
17:00 - 18:30Thursday, 28 May 2015

James Billing is the leader of Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ Airline Market Analysis Group. His team is responsible for providing Boeing’s market outlook for the future of air transportation and the demand for commercial jet airplanes. The Market Analysis team consists of experts from a variety of fields including economics, airline strategy, network development, fleet planning, air cargo, aviation infrastructure, product development, and aftermarket services. Each year, Market Analysis publishes Boeing’s “Current Market Outlook”, a forecast of the future of air transportation developments, including an assessment of key industry trends, traffic growth, fleet development, and airplane delivery requirements. The group also prepares the biennial Boeing “World Air Cargo Forecast”which focuses on the future of the air cargo industry, provides a forecast of air cargo growth and the freighter fleet.