Tag: Expeditors International

Foundations laid for new logistics building at Brussels Airport

Brussels Airport has started the foundation piles for the logistics project located on the west side of Brucargo - the airport’s logistics platform. A new logistics building for cargo handling will rise on this site, with direct access to the tarmac. Brussels Airport is developing the build...

Expeditors reports air freight tonnage fall of 4% in Q1

Expeditors International has reported that in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019 that its air freight tonnage volumes fell by four per cent and one of the reasons for the fall was that customers reduced exports volumes out of North Asia. The US-headquartered freight forwarder also reported that net ...

When the chips are down, call Chapman Freeborn and Expeditors

Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and Expeditors International have teamed up to deliver a potato chip manufacturing plant from Australia to Iraq for a franchise of PepsiCo International. On behalf of Expeditors, Chapman Freeborn’s UAE team arranged a combination of Boeing 777F and B747F charters ...

Strong Q2 results for Expeditors

Strong air freight division tonnage performance was one of the factors powering Expeditors International’s strong financial figures in the second quarter (Q2) of this year. The Seattle headquartered freight forwarder moved four per cent more air freight volumes in Q2 compared to Q2 last year an...

Problems need to addressed in industry for growth to be sustained

Lufthansa Cargo chief commercial officer (CCO) Alexis von Hoensbroech says the air cargo industry is performing strongly but warns there are problems that need to be addressed before the current levels achieved can be sustained in the future. He was speaking in a keynote address to delegates at C...

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