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GSF urges air cargo sector to demonstrate greater value

Speaking at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) World Cargo Symposium in Berlin recently, the Secretary General of the Global Shippers' Forum (GSF), Chris Welsh MBE, informed delegates that the air cargo industry needs to prove its worth as a premium service.

Multimodal to host new air cargo workshop

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) will run its three-day Professional Development Workshop programme during Multimodal, which takes place on 10 – 12 May at the Birmingham NEC.

IATA confirms solid start for air freight in 2016

Data released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) relating to global air freight markets in January has identified a rise in freight tonne kilometres (FTK) of 2.7 per cent compared to the corresponding month last year.

KOG Worldwide merger strengthens Rhenus UK’s capabilities

The Rhenus Group has expanded its network by acquiring KOG Worldwide, the Swiss project logistics specialist. AG. KOG Worldwide is a global leader in the area of plant equipment logistics and will operate under Rhenus’ Project Logistics division. While business activities will be merged, the KOG brand will continue to be used.

FTA aviation working group ready for take off

As increasing airport capacity in the south east of England remains high on the government agenda, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) is launching a new Air Freight Working Group to look at issues affecting the sector.