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Tony Tyler, Director General and CEO, IATA

World Cargo Symposium identifies China’s progress and air cargo priorities

Speaking in Shanghai at the start of the International Air Transport Association’s 9th World Cargo Symposium, the organisation’s Director General and CEO, Tony Tyler, emphasised that China is now a leading air cargo nation, accounting for 7% of global air freight. IATA also anticipates that China will become the world’s largest air travel market around 2030.

Air freight sector starts 2015 slowly

Air freight sector starts 2015 slowly

IATA is predicting a challenging year for the air cargo sector, driven in part by the deflationary economic climate in the Eurozone and the slowdown in the Chinese economy

Stansted welcomes Network Aviation Group’s decision to increase services

Stansted welcomes Network Aviation Group’s decision to increase services

In line with an announcement made at Air Cargo Africa 2015 in Johannesburg, Network Aviation Group is expanding its cargo services at Stansted by adding a 4th weekly service between Kenya and London.

IOE Director General receives OBE from Princess Anne

IOE Director General receives OBE from Princess Anne

Lesley Batchelor, the Institute of Export’s Director General, has been presented with her OBE for services to business at an investiture at Buckingham Palace held by The Princess Royal on behalf of the Queen.

United Kingdom Warehousing Association’s new CEO Peter Ward

Health & Safety Event to host UKWA sprinkler debate

As part of the Safer Logistics Seminars at the Health & Safety Event, the United Kingdom Warehousing Association’s new CEO Peter Ward, will lead a panel session aimed at raising the issue of sprinklers in warehousing space.