Industry News

  • Newsletter - October 18, 2021

    AIR FREIGHT UPDATES Air Canada Gets Two Week Ban On Vancouver Hong Kong Route Air Canada is banned from flying passengers into Hong Kong for two weeks. The sudden move is due to the fact that Hong Kong authorities had detected a case coming in from an October 13th flight from Vancouver. The airline has canceled a number...

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  • Newsletter - October 15, 2021

    AIR FREIGHT UPDATES Airfreight capacity predicted to tighten in the coming weeks Airfreight capacity looks set to tighten further in the coming weeks as demand continues its upward trend for the looming peak season. Niall van de Wouw, managing director at air cargo industry analysts, CLIVE Data Services, said: “It...

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  • Newsletter - October 14, 2021

      AIR FREIGHT UPDATES Air cargo handling has become a ‘bottleneck’ A change in the ‘structure’ of air cargo triggered by Covid-19 and furthered by rapid e-commerce growth has led to cargo ground handling emerging as a ‘bottleneck’ in the overall air logistics supply chain, slowing transit times...

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  • Newsletter - October 8, 2021

    AIR FREIGHT UPDATES Early planning the cause of September rate rise Airfreight rates on major east-west trade lanes in September rose at a faster rate than last year as companies sought to avoid a peak season crunch. The latest data from the Baltic Exchange Airfreight Index shows that in September prices from Hong Kong...

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  • Newsletter - October 7, 2021

    AIR FREIGHT UPDATES Air freight load factors soar as peak season demand steps up Air cargo load factors and air freight rates continued their expected peak season climb in September, according to the latest global market data from industry analysts CLIVE Data Services. CLIVE’s ‘dynamic loadfactor’ – which...

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