Tag: Ecuador

LATAM Cargo carries more than 16,400 tons of flowers during the Mother’s Day season

A historical season. This is how LATAM Cargo defined the recent Mother's Day season, which represents the second peak in flower exports from Colombia and Ecuador after Valentine's Day. During the 2022 season, the company doubled its regular capacity, transporting over 16,400 tons of this delicate...

LATAM to neutralize its CO2 emissions from passenger and cargo flights in South America

LATAM Airlines Group announced that it will compensate the CO2 emissions of the first nine routes in Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, and Colombia every Friday through its “Let’s Fly Neutral on Friday” program.” Through this initiative, which is part of the group's sustainability strategy, L...

IAG Cargo opens new route between Spain and Ecuador

IAG Cargo announces it has started a new route to Guayaquil, Ecuador, increased frequency to Sao Paolo, Brazil and Mexico City, and plans to restart regular flights to San Juan, Puerto Rico - further connecting Latin America with Europe and the UK, as demand for global trade gathers pace. IAG C...

ATC Aviation and LAS Cargo link-up forces in Ecuador

Lineas Aereas Suramericanas (LAS Cargo) continues expanding its cooperation with ATC Aviation Services AG in South America, this time in Guayaquil, Ecuador where the airline has designated ATC Aviation as their General Sales & Services Agent. ...

LATAM Cargo Group Carries More Than 13,200 Tons of Flowers from Colombia And Ecuador

LATAM Cargo Group had a positive performance during the 2021 Valentine’s Day season, which, together with Mother’s Day (April and May) represents the peak of the fresh flower export activity. In 2021, the company carried 7% more flowers than in 2020, totaling more than 13,200 tons. The good ...

CEVA Logistics strengthens LATAM presence with the opening of own offices in Ecuador and Uruguay

As part of its strategic expansion across the Latin American markets, CEVA Logistics has officially opened its own offices in Ecuador and Uruguay. The company has been well established for many years in both countries through network partnerships and decided to open its own offices in each location...

LATAM Cargo Takes Delivery of Its Third Boeing 767-300BCF

LATAM Cargo Group made an addition to its fleet with the delivery of a B767-300BCF (Boeing Converted Freighter). This is the third and last converted aircraft the LATAM Group will receive under the contract signed with Boeing in late 2017, which provided for the conversion of three B 767-300ER (Ext...

Panalpina expands perishables network in South America with acquisition of CargoMaster

Panalpina continues to expand its Perishables Network in South America through the acquisition of CargoMaster S.A. in Colombia and its subsidiary Laseair S.A. in Ecuador. The parties have agreed not to disclose any financial details of the deal which will make the freight forwarder the largest ...

Emirates SkyCargo gears up for Valentine’s Day

Emirates SkyCargo is gearing up for Valentine's Day on 14 February and to meet the spike in demand for flowers in early February has added additional freighter flights. Major flower producing nations around the world including Kenya and Ecuador are harvesting and air freight additional quantities...

Emirates SkyCargo keeps the Ecuadorian flowers blooming

Emirates SkyCargo has been exporting Ecuadorian roses as well as other flowers through its freighter operations to Quito over the last five years and said last year 12,500 tonnes of fresh flowers were flown from Quito. The carrier now operates a Boeing 777 Freighter four times a week from the cap...

Kuehne + Nagel acquires Ecuador perishables company Panatlantic Logistics

Kuehne + Nagel acquires Ecuador perishables company Panatlantic Logistics

Kuehne + Nagel has successfully completed the acquisition of the perishables business of Ecuadorean company Panatlantic Logistics S.A - further growing its perishables logistics network. The freight forwarder says the South American company is one of the market leaders in the country in air freig...

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