Cargo/Freight News

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.


Qatar Air Confirms $2.16 Billion Boeing Order

September 25, 2017

Qatar Air Confirms $2.16 Billion Boeing Order

Qatar Airways and Boeing have confirmed an order for six aircraft in a deal worth USD$2.16 billion at list prices.


US Increases Screening Of Air Freight From Turkey

September 7, 2017

US Increases Screening Of Air Freight From Turkey

Air freight arriving in the United States from Turkey will have to go through enhanced screening, the Transportation Security Administration announced.


Global Air Freight Demand Rise in Double Digits

September 5, 2017

Global Air Freight Demand Rise in Double Digits

Global air freight demand grew by over 11 percent in July as international trade and business confidence grew, IATA said in its monthly update.


Global Air Freight Demand Strong In First Half

August 2, 2017

Global Air Freight Demand Strong In First Half

Global demand for air freight grew by 10.4 percent in the first six months of 2017, the strongest first half performance since the global financial crisis in 2010.