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Shippers warned to brace for fuel surcharge rises

Wed. 20 Oct 2021
Resurgence in fuel prices, set to be passed on by carriers, means cargo owners will have to contend with higher bunker adjustment factors on top of already high freight rates

Walsh expects a permanent shift in air cargo’s importance to aviation

Thu. 14 Oct 2021
Air cargo’s new found importance to airlines is here to stay, according to IATA director general Willie Walsh.

Key to air cargo resilience post pandemic: Industry Cooperation, Safety, Sustainability and Modernization

Tue. 12 Oct 2021
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the air cargo industry to continue working together at the same pace, with the same levels of cooperation as during the COVID-19 pandemic to overcome future challenges and build industry resilience.

Rising confidence in the UK logistics sector despite pressing staff and supply shortages

Tue. 12 Oct 2021
Almost 60% cite greater use of, or investment in, technology to boost profits

Green Pass in international road transport

Tue. 12 Oct 2021
CLECAT report variations in the application of the Eu Digital COVID Certificate (‘Green Pass’) in individual EU Members States.

12.5% of the global capacity now unavailable

Wed. 6 Oct 2021
In issue 534 of the Sunday Spotlight, we used data from our Global Liner Performance (GLP) and Trade Capacity Outlook (TCO) databases, to gauge the impact that congestion and vessel delays have had on the global deployed liner capacity.

Air cargo up 7.7% in August versus pre-COVID Levels; capacity lagging demand

Wed. 29 Sep 2021
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released August 2021 data for global air cargo markets showing that demand continued its strong growth trend but pressure on capacity is rising.

Schedule reliability drops to all-time low 33.6% in August 2021

Tue. 28 Sep 2021
Sea-Intelligence has published issue 121 of the Global Liner Performance (GLP) report, with schedule reliability figures up to and including August 2021. As the report itself is quite comprehensive and covers schedule reliability across 34 different trade lanes and 60+ carriers, this press release will only cover the global highlights from the full report.

Air cargo charters at a premium as capacity squeeze tightens

Tue. 28 Sep 2021
Space on freighter flights is simply not available as peak season demand grows, leading to speculation that some shipments will not fly this year

Multimodal 2021

Mon. 27 Sep 2021
It's less than 4 weeks until the industry is back together again at Multimodal and we are very excited to be able to see you again in person.


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