In 2017, air freight
volumes at Dubai International Airport are expected to grow 5% in 2017, and increase at a CAGR of 3.
Driven by robust economic growth, Middle East carriers saw the strongest growth in freight on demand gains even as global air freight
markets recorded a slowdown in June, data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said.
The air freight
sector is defined as consisting of revenues generated from freight transportation by air.
Compared to October, air freight
demand expanded by a healthy 0.
The European air freight
hubs of Amsterdam (AMS), Frankfurt (FRA) and Paris (CDG) rebounded from the woes of the Euro area crisis in 2013 to growth levels of 14.
The findings released in IATA's monthly air freight
market analysis found that Middle Eastern "regional carriers continuing to expand capacity and network reach.
The Air Logistics handbook takes the reader, chapter by chapter, through the different stages and functions of the air freight
process, and shows how dependent on air freight
world trade is.
With increasing space limitations and continued rate increases on air freight
from Asia we are providing a viable alternative to conventional air freight
with a new sea-air product which combines ocean-freight and air-freight services," said Port of Salalah chief executive officer Peter Ford.
Parcel delivery company UPS (NYSE:UPS) has extended the UPS Paperless Invoice service to international air freight
shipments, the company said on Monday.
Rover Air Freight
has announced that it has started offering it's international freight services.
She will be responsible for the improvement and re-evaluation of GAC's air freight
purchasing activities, with special focus on adding value and maximising savings.
Improved planning would reduce emergency "top-ups" where air freight
is used to fill unexpected gaps on shelves.