International posts

Jonas van Stekelenburg Head of Cargo Schiphol Airport “We’re in a boom period”

The end of 2017 is nearly in sight. It has been an eventful year and I expect yet more is likely to happen. Air cargo…

LCGB Questions Cargolux Staffing Levels

Cargolux, the Luxembourg-based all cargo airline which has been showing good results for the past couple of years and an estimated US$ 100 million profit…

Jan de Rijk: Trucking Important for the Air Cargo Chain

This is the first of a series of articles on road transport (RFS) companies and their history, way forward and plans for the future. This…

Swiss WorldCargo to Strengthen “Quality Corridors”

The freight division of the Swiss airline has renewed the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) for handling pharmaceutical, therapeutic products and alike freight shipments at their…

Will 2018 be Another Strong Year?

If one had asked many in the trade a year ago what they would give as a prognosis for air cargo for 2017 – most…

New TIACA Chairman Scholte Wants the ‘Blame Game’ in the Supply Chain to End

On 26 October Sebastiaan Scholte, CEO of Jan de Rijk Logistics, took the helm as the new chairman of TIACA. He shares with CargoForwarder Global…

Alan Polivnick: From 2 October 2017, Thailand will be a party to the Montreal Convention (MC99)

The most significant change is that for the first time cargo will be subject to an unbreakable liability limit, which under MD99 is SDRs 19…

“No Shark Fin” – Air China Cargo

Air China Cargo has a long standing commitment to playing our role in a more sustainable world. We were one of the first airlines in…

September 2017: What a difference a year makes…

Exactly one year ago, our monthly message discussing the September 2016 performance, opened with the following words:”We had not seen it for two years, a…

Air Freight Innovator and E-Freight Champion Desmond Vertannes Joins TIACA’s Hall of Fame

  Hall of Fame winner announced on the eve of TIACA’s Executive Summit “Future Proofing Air Cargo”, in Miami, USA  Miami, Florida, USA, Thursday,12th October…

AirBridgeCargo brings Liege into its fold

AirBridgeCargo Airlines have introduced new freighter call for Liege airport, one of the best cargo friendly airports in Europe. With winter schedule, ABC will gradually…

The Loadstar : “Slot constraints for freighters at major airports push shippers to seek new gateways”

Slot constraints at major hub airports are forcing cargo airlines and forwarders to measure up alternative gateways for freighter moves. This will likely result in…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

WorldACD: “August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue”

  August 2017: Double digit growth again – most trends continue With a worldwide volume increase in August of 12.9% year-over-year (YoY), air cargo continued…

Global logistics software group, WiseTech Global, acquires global freight rate management solution provider, Cargoguide

Global logistics software group, WiseTech Global, acquires global freight rate management solution provider, Cargoguide WiseTech Global today announced the acquisition of Cargoguide, a global leader…

Future looking bright for Amerijet as LATAM recovers

The first six months were a good start to the year at Amerijet, but the carrier is also facing challenges that are endemic to the…

Cargo Claims Platform welcomes Atlas Air & Polar Air Cargo

We are delighted to announce the boarding of Atlas Air & Polar Air Cargo to our IATA awarded Cargo Claims platform. The membership of new…

Economic downturn to be expected in Q4 2017 with decreased number of slots for full freighter operators at Schiphol

The approaching ceiling of 500,000 flight movements per year will have direct consequences for the number of full freighter flights at Schiphol from 1 November…

Pipe spooling flown to Houston on B747-400F cargo charter

Chapman Freeborn Airchartering has overseen the time-critical delivery of 60 tons of pipe spooling from Sharjah to Houston for an equipment upgrade at a gas-to-liquids…