Tigerair Taiwan’s Immediate Aim Is Consolidation

Spare a thought for Tigerair Taiwan. A budget airline these days must expect plenty of budget competition. But how about dealing with 22 competitors vying for traffic in a home base consisting of only three main cities?

And it gets worse. Taiwan has 24 million people, which means there is almost one budget airline serving the island per million people. That would be the equivalent of about 80 low-cost airlines flying into Germany.

Despite that, the company, unprofitable before parent China …


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