TAM has announced operating data from the Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency which indicates a domestic market share of 48.6% in December 2007.According to ANAC, TAM registered 13.2% growth in domestic RPK (demand) compared to the same period last year, and a 13.8% increase in domestic ASK (supply). In December, market demand increased 17.6% and market supply increased 15.3%. TAM registered a domestic market share (RPK) of 48.6% and the domestic load factor was 71.9%, 0.2 p.p. higher than the market average of 71.7%.
In the international market, TAM registered 68.6% growth in RPK and 77.0% in ASK, compared to December 2006. The company attained market share of 70.0%, representing 4.0 p.p. growth year on year. TAM attained 71.3% load factor, 6.1 p.p. higher than the market average of 65.1%.