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Etihad Cargo named Center of Excellence for perishable logistics

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, begins 2020 having cemented its position as a leading international air cargo carrier after becoming only the second carrier to be awarded IATA’s Centre of Excellence for Perishable Logistics (CEIV Fresh) in Abu Dhabi in December. Th...

WorldACD: Air cargo still declining but did not get any worse in July

Air cargo has been struggling this year but in July while it still declined again, it did not get any worse and showed one of smallest decreases since January, according to WorldACD Market Data. The analyst reported total chargeable weight was down 4.2 per cent year-over-year (YOY) but up 5.1 pe...

Strong growth in perishable and pharma tonnage for Emirates SkyCargo

Emirates SkyCargo has seen strong cool chain growth since the beginning of April and mid-August 2019, moving over 150,000 tonnes of perishables and 27,000 tonnes of pharmaceuticals through Dubai. Since 2017, Emirates SkyCargo said it has seen an increase of seven per cent in the volume of pharma...

LATAM Cargo starts construction of new perishable hub in Guarulhos

LATAM Cargo is beefing up its cool chain infrastructure and improving its overall perishable service by investing in a new 17,620 square feet 'Perishable Hub' in Guarulhos, Brazil. The temperature-controlled facility will be ready to operate for the peak season of 2019 and it will increase the c...

Emirates SkyCargo keeps the exports flowing from Sri Lanka

Emirates SkyCargo transported close to a quarter of Sri Lanka’s total air exports in 2017-18 including fresh seafood, flowers, fruit and vegetables. According to figures released by the Colombo office of the airline, its freight division transported 27,000 tonnes of cargo from Colombo in 2017-1...

Etihad Cargo increases focus on cool chain with new ‘FreshForward’ product

Etihad Cargo increases focus on cool chain with new ‘FreshForward’ product

Etihad Cargo today added to its growing list of specialised products with the launch of FreshForward - affirming its support for a cool chain industry that is also responsible for importing perishable goods to the UAE. The new product ensures items such as fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, fish, m...

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