The International Air Transport Association (Iata) called for further action on three vital aspects of the air cargo business: transitioning to paperless freight processes, a focus on global handling standards for pharmaceutical freight, and tou
Oman Air has signed a letter of intent with Cargolux Airlines International to enable the freight specialist to use Oman Air’s facilities in Muscat, Salalah and Sohar.
The agreement includes the launch, on April 15, of Cargo
Middle Eastern carriers continue to post the strongest growth in freight, a report said, adding that their FTKs (freight-tonne-kilometres) expanded 9.2 per cent in January as compared to same month in 2013.
The capacity of the reg
Dubai World Central (DWC) recorded a 262.5 per cent surge in freight volumes to 758,371 tonnes last year as compared to 209,209 tonnes the previous year, at its Al Maktoum International Airport, according to a recent report.
Workz Cargo, an Iata licensed freight forwarder, has officially joined the World Cargo Alliance (WCA) allowing it to provide reliable, cost-efficient logistic solutions in a range of international markets.
Middle Eastern carriers recorded a significant growth in freight tonne kilometres (FTK) of 12.9 per cent and 17.1 per cent increase in capacity in November, according to the International Air Transport Association’s (Iata) data for global
Freight forwarding specialist Total Freight International has opened its 6,500-sq-m warehouse at Dubai World Central’s logistics district.
The Total Freight Logistics Centre will facilitate cargo warehousing and distribution
Freight volumes at Al Maktoum International at Dubai World Central (DWC) recorded nearly 500 per cent growth in the third quarter of 2014, according to a traffic report issued by its operator Dubai Airports.
DWC recorded 243,284 t
The Middle East is set to be the fastest growing region between 2014 and 2018 for air cargo an annual growth rate of 4.7 per cent, according to the International Air Transport Association (Iata) Airline Industry Forecast 2014-2018.
The Middle Eastern freight markets expanded 9.4 per cent in July, a strong performance despite the impact of Ramadan, said the International Air Transport Association (Iata).
Regional airlines are capturing growth opportunities by