Cargo/Freight News

Air Freight Growth Slows To 22 Month Low

May 2, 2018

Air Freight Growth Slows To 22 Month Low

The growth in international air freight demand has slowed to its lowest rate in almost two years as the restocking cycle ends and global trade softens, IATA reported in its monthly update.


Qatar Airways Signs Agreement For Five 777 Freighters

April 10, 2018

Qatar Airways Signs Agreement For Five 777 Freighters

Qatar Airways has signed a letter of intent to purchase five Boeing 777 Freighters, worth USD$1.7 billion at list prices when confirmed.


Global Freight Has Strongest Start To Year Since 2015

April 4, 2018

Global Freight Has Strongest Start To Year Since 2015

Global air freight demand for February showed the strongest start to a year since 2015, IATA said in its monthly update, citing robust global trade flows as a contributing factor.


IATA Reports Strong Start For Air Cargo

March 7, 2018

IATA Reports Strong Start For Air Cargo

Global demand for air freight grew 8.0 percent in January as the market for manufacturing exports remained buoyant, IATA said in its monthly update.


UPS Orders $6.5 billion Of Boeing Freighters

February 1, 2018

UPS Orders $6.5 billion Of Boeing Freighters

US logistics company UPS has ordered 14 additional Boeing 747-8F freighters and four 767Fs in a deal valued at USD$6.5 billion at list prices.