The use of fare consolidators remains low, but corporate travel buyers say they are finding that their travelers are increasingly interested in the concept. Almost 63% of 120 corporate travel buyers surveyed by the Business Travel Coalition said travel spending could be reduced by using fare consolidators. "It's not unusual, for example, for a $10,000 fare, available via a corporate travel program, to be offered by a consolidator for $5,000," said BTC Chairman Kevin Mitchell.

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