Boeing Reports Increased Stability and Growth for Aircraft Finance Sector

(Yahoo Finance, 2 May 2022) Boeing has released their 2022 Commercial Aircraft Financing Market Outlook (CAFMO) showing improving financing stability as the industry recovers from the impacts of the global pandemic. For the second consecutive year, 100% of Boeing deliveries were financed by third parties, with the top sources of delivery funding coming from cash, capital markets and sale leasebacks. ECA supported financing for Boeing aircraft contributed about 5% of total funding last year, primarily by the Export-Import Bank of the United States and with one deal supported by UK Export Finance. The Boeing 2021 Commercial Market Outlook, a separate annual 20-year forecast addressing the market for commercial airplanes and services, projects that through 2040 there will be demand more than 43,500 new airplanes valued at $7.2 trillion.