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No real growth in global cargo volumes: IATA
By LBR Staff Writer
Data released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has revealed that there has been an increase of 3.3% in April’s cargo volumes when compared to the same month last year.
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UK Freight association asks government to consider air freight during airport capacity expansion
By LBR Staff Writer
The UK Freight Transport Association has urged prime minister David Cameron not to overlook the importance of air freight while considering options for expanding airport capacity in south east England.
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DB Schenker launches weekly air cargo service
By LBR Staff Writer
The jetcargo division of DB Schenker has launched a new weekly air cargo service that will link Hong Kong to Chicago and Houston.
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Freight Logistics improves quoting process with CargoSphere solution
By LBR Staff Writer
US-based logistics service provider Freight Logistics has implemented the CargoSphere technology platform, a cloud-based global rate management solution and confidential Rate Mesh for the ocean and air transportation and logistics industries.
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Global air freight market sees a modest rise in March 2015 volumes
By LBR Staff Writer
Global air freight markets experienced a modest growth rate of 1.6% in March volumes, measured in Freight Tonne Kilometers (FTK), according to data published by International Air Transport Association (IATA).
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Cargolux starts Trans-Pacific services connecting Zhengzhou with Chicago
By LBR Staff Writer
Luxembourg-based Cargolux Airlines has launched a twice-weekly Trans-Pacific service connecting Zhengzhou in China with Chicago in Illinois, US.
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Dubai launches virtual corridor to improve goods movement
By LBR Staff Writer
To enhance the overall trade sector and facilitate goods movements, Dubai Customs and the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai have launched a ‘Virtual Corridor’.
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Oman Air, Cargolux sign joint venture deal to expand freight service capabilities
By LBR Staff Writer
Oman Air, the national carrier for the Arab country, has entered into a joint venture deal with European freight airline Cargolux Airlines International to develop Muscat airport as a logistics hub connecting India, China, Africa, Europe and the US.
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Saudi Arabia's King Fahd International Airport launches cargo clearance facility
By LBR Staff Writer
King Fahd International Airport (KFIA) in Saudi Arabia has launched a 'Cargo Village', which is a multi-modal cargo clearance facility.
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FedEx to buy TNT for $4.8bn to strengthen European deliveries
By LBR Staff Writer
FedEx has agreed to acquire Dutch logistics company TNT Express for $4.8bn to strengthen package delivery in Europe.
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Cargojet starts cargo services for Canada Post and Purolator
By LBR Staff Writer
Canada based airline Cargojet has started providing all air cargo services in the country to Canada Post and Purolator under the Domestic Air Cargo Network Services contract which comes into effect from this month.
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TNT launches weekly freighter service to Tel Aviv, Israel
By LBR Staff Writer
Dutch express delivery firm TNT has started a weekly service connecting its hub in Liege, Belgium with Tel Aviv in Israel.
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Jettainer trials light-weight pallet for air cargo transportation
By LBR Staff Writer
Jettainer, the logistics subsidiary of Germany’s Lufthansa Cargo, has developed a new light-weight pallet weighing 70kg, which makes it ideal for use in the aviation sector.
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IATA signs deal to boost e-Freight in Shanghai, China
By LBR Staff Writer
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has signed a Letter of Initiative (LOI) with Shanghai Customs, Shanghai Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau, Shanghai Airport Authority, China Eastern Airlines, and Shanghai E-port to boost e-Freight in Shanghai, China.
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Cargolux signs deal with Oman Air to expand cargo operations to India
By LBR Staff Writer
European all-cargo airline Cargolux Airlines International has signed a Letter of Intent with Oman Air to get access to the latter’s facilities in Muscat, Salalah and Sohar.
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