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The world’s top 50 cargo carriers

The world’s top 50 cargo carriers

August 31, 2015 at 10:51 pm 0 comments

The data are in. The cargo divisions have spoken. As expected, there was little drama over which carriers would top this year’s Freight 50 list of top global air cargo carriers. For the second straight year, Dubai-based Emirates reigned as the champions of scheduled interna­tional airfreight tonnage, with 2.29 mil­lionRead More

Freight 50: Top 50 cargo airlines/groups by FTK

Freight 50: Top 50 cargo airlines/groups by FTK

August 26, 2015 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

Through the assistance of Air Cargo World’s sister publication, Cargo Facts, we looked at the IATA data list through a different lens, measuring performance in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), grouping some airlines by the parent companies to which they belong. So, for this modified version of the Freight 50, weRead More

Freight 50: Strategies for cargo carrier success

Freight 50: Strategies for cargo carrier success

August 26, 2015 at 10:40 pm 0 comments

At the top of the heap UPS grew operating profits and expanded margins across all three segments: U.S. Domestic Package, In­ternational Package, and Supply Chain and Freight. “The International seg­ment set a new high in second quarter operating profit, rising more than 17 percent,” the company said. “In the In­ternationalRead More

Freight 50: Fastest growing & contracting carriers

August 26, 2015 at 10:33 pm 0 comments

Based on data from IATA and the U.S. Department of Transportation, here are the cargo carriers that experienced top 10 largest percentage changes – positive or negative – for combined domestic and international airfreight tonnage carried in 2014, compared to 2013. Most growth: Polar Air Cargo: +66.6% Hong Kong Airlines:Read More

Freight 50: The top 50 cargo carriers

August 26, 2015 at 6:41 pm 0 comments

Rank Airline Last Year’s Rank Tonnage (000’s) +/- Previous Year (000’s) % Change From Previous Year  1  Federal Express  1  7,127  47  0.7  2  United Parcel Service **  2  4,240  154  3.8  3  Emirates  3  2,288  142  6.6  4  Korean Air  4  1,519  70  4.8  5  Cathay Pacific Airways  5Read More