Frankfurt Airport – Expansion of Europe’s leading cargo hub

Twenty-three hundred hectares – that is the area of Frankfurt Airport, the largest airport in Germany. In 2017, Frankfurt Airport handled 2.2 million tonnes of airfreight and welcomed 64.5 million passengers. Therefore, it is the largest airport for airfreight handling in Europe. Forty percent of air cargo is transported in the bellies of passenger aircraft […]
  • Staff Reports
  • November 20, 2018

Apex Logistics increases Wuhan-Chicago round-trip freighter ops

On Aug. 5, 2018, the inaugural flight of the Wuhan-Chicago-Incheon-Wuhan round-trip flight, arranged by China-based Apex Logistics International Ltd., took off smoothly from Wuhan Tianhe International Airport (WUH).  With this departure, Apex’s charter from Wuhan to Chicago O’Hare (ORD) will now increase from the original three flights per week to six flights per week. This […]
  • Apex
  • September 11, 2018

Cathay Pacific Cargo sees high return on PDX-HKG connection

Since the November 2016 launch of The Cathay Pacific Cargo direct freighter service between Portland and Hong Kong, our widebody aircraft now cross the Pacific Ocean three times a week en route to Portland, the “City of Roses,” with three additional flights in the summer months, connecting consumers to the brands and products they know […]
  • Fred Ruggiero
  • September 4, 2018

Cross-border shipment cuts logistics cost by 20% in the Subcontinent [SPONSORED]

For the first time in September this year, a truck carrying cargo was allowed to cross over to India from Bangladesh without requiring the consignment to be unloaded and transferred to another truck. Known as transhipment, this has been the time consuming and costly practice of border crossing norms until today. This was the result […]
  • EFL
  • November 7, 2016