Air freight management industry news and business issues for the logistics professional covering air cargo, pricing, screening, forwarding and service providers.
Posted 05/08 · 04:03 PM · SCMR Editorial
Andrew Herdman, director general of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines, (AAPA) says international freight markets saw 3.8 percent growth in traffic during the first quarter of 2014.
Posted 05/08 · 04:00 PM · SCMR Editorial
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data showing air freight markets in March were up 5.9% compared to a year ago and capacity grew 3.4%.
Posted 04/01 · 07:00 PM · LM Editorial
With increased focus on penetrating new markets with high-value goods, shippers will be even more vigilant in vetting their freight intermediaries. Our panel sets out to explain how forwarders are preparing to take on the added volume and win their business.
Posted 04/01 · 08:00 AM · LM Editorial
I asked a pilot friend of mine if the large change in the upper level jet stream that we’ve been experiencing on the ground as unusual weather is having an impact on flight times and costs. While he said that the real impact has been on airport operations, he pointed out that there are significant changes in the “business jet stream” that will have an impact on both carriers and shippers.
Posted 03/25 · 03:49 PM · LM Editorial
As noted in today’s news section, airports with new infrastructure and access to population centers will remain dominant in the air cargo arena.
Posted 03/25 · 03:45 PM · LM Editorial
Top U.S. airports are engaged in a fight for a larger share of the challenged U.S. air cargo market, according to JLL’s annual Airport Outlook Report.
Posted 03/25 · 09:15 AM · SCMR Editorial
The top three “aerotropolis” districts—the areas surrounding these cargo-intense airports—stand out in JLL’s annual “Airport Outlook Report.”
Posted 03/25 · 09:08 AM · SCMR Editorial
Chicago, Miami and Los Angeles top the list of leading airport markets in 2014 JLL index
Posted 03/25 · 06:52 AM · LM Editorial
$200 million investment in European logistics center poised for further trade and export growth
Posted 03/12 · 12:22 PM · LM Editorial
In the second part of an exclusive interview with AfA president Brandon Fried, logistics managers are given an overview of some of the main issues on the agenda.