Cargo/Freight News

Global Air Freight Demand Growth Continues

December 1, 2017

Global Air Freight Demand Growth Continues

The global demand for air freight rose 5.9 percent in October but growth appears to have peaked, IATA said in its monthly market update.


Ethiopian Expands Cargo With $1.3 Bn Boeing Order

November 14, 2017

Ethiopian Expands Cargo With $1.3 Bn Boeing Order

Ethiopian Airlines has ordered four Boeing 777 freighters at the Dubai Airshow in a deal worth USD$1.3 billion at list prices.


FedEx Orders 30 ATR 72-600 Freighters

November 8, 2017

FedEx Orders 30 ATR 72-600 Freighters

FedEx Express has ordered 30 ATR 72-600s, to be supplied in a new all-freight configuration.


Air Freight Demand Growth Continues To Ease

November 1, 2017

Air Freight Demand Growth Continues To Ease

Global air freight demand rose 9.2 percent in September, but the rate of growth continues to ease.


Global Air Freight Demand Jumps 12 Pct in August

October 4, 2017

Global Air Freight Demand Jumps 12 Pct in August

Global demand for air freight showed a 12.1 percent gain in August, its fifth double-digit increase in six months.