Cargo/Freight News

IATA Reports Modest Air Freight Growth

December 5, 2018

IATA Reports Modest Air Freight Growth

Global demand for air freight rose 3.1 percent in October, with e-commerce and the global investment cycle supporting the growth, IATA reported.


Boeing Says Air Freight To Double By 2038

October 17, 2018

Boeing Says Air Freight To Double By 2038

Boeing has forecast a doubling of global air freight traffic over the next 20 years, and projects that operators will need 2,650 additional freighters over the period.


Air Freight Demand Growth Continues Slowdown

August 29, 2018

Air Freight Demand Growth Continues Slowdown

Demand growth for global air freight continued to fall in July, with the month showing the slowest rate of growth for two years.


World Air Freight Growth Continues To Ease

August 8, 2018

World Air Freight Growth Continues To Ease

The global air freight market continues to cool, with the deterioration in world trade a “real concern”, IATA said in its latest market update.


Russian Cargo Airline Boosts Boeing’s Tuesday

July 17, 2018

Russian Cargo Airline Boosts Boeing’s Tuesday

Russian cargo carrier Volga-Dnepr Airlines got Boeing’s Tuesday Farnborough announcements off at a good clip with a commitment to acquire 29 Boeing 777 freighters in a USD$9.8 billion deal.