Air Cargo

  • Air cargo and ocean carrier rates should make for sustainable supply chains, say analysts

    Jan 8, 2019 — All regions and trade lanes are expected to report profits for air and ocean carriers in 2019.
  • 8 executive moves that will impact air cargo in 2019

    Jan 8, 2019 — It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day… It’s a new CEO? Now that 2019 has arrived, Air Cargo World is looking back one more time to see which of the recent executive moves in 2018 will likely have the greatest impact on the transformation of airfreight logistics in the new year.
  • Top 5 airfreight trends to expect for 2019

    Jan 3, 2019 — Every January brings anticipation of the months to come and what they hold for airfreight logistics. Trade wars, recent WorldACD reports and the impending finale of Brexit have instilled uncertainty into the market, but the outlook for this year still suggests growth.
  • Airfreight rates reach high for the year in October

    Dec 3, 2018 — The latest figures from consultant Drewry in its Sea & Air Shipper Insight report show that average rates on 57 key trades reached $3.02 per kg in October compared with $2.81 per kg in September. Meanwhile, prices are up 8.6% year on year.
  • Forwarders and airlines eye tougher capacity negotiations for 2019

    Nov 27, 2018 — After record high demand – and prices – in 2017, forwarders were keen to lock in capacity in advance this year, while airlines were equally keen to hold some space unblocked to capitalise on late-booked cargo when spot prices were high.