Air Freight


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Air Freight

The transportation of goods on an aircraft. Air freight is faster than shipping by land or sea, but it is subject to greater weight and other restrictions. See also: Air Parcel Post.
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Although some major economies in the region have seen slowdowns in non-oil sectors, economic growth remains generally robust, which is also helping to sustain demand for air freight.
Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the air freight market in Eastern Europe
Tony Tyler, Iata's director general and chief executive officer, said: "More goods are being traded internationally and that is fuelling the growth in air freight.
The weakness in the air freight market over the last decade is largely attributed to a loss in market share to other competing modes of freight shipment such as ocean freight.
Separately, UPS announced that it has added 25 new origin countries to its UPS WorldShip shipping software which enables customers to generate labels and prepare small package and air freight shipments for shipping.
Rover Air Freight is small enough to provide personal quality service, yet large enough to meet all your global transportation needs.
Towne Air Freight will integrate its voice and data services by using AT&T Business Network (ABN) service, which consolidates voice and data communications into a single contract with a single bill.
The purchase comes less than two months after FedEx agreed to buy its Indian service provider Prakash Air Freight.
Examples of this expanded mission include the pending release of Worldwide Express, which will give transportation offices the ability to ship small packages under 150 pounds internationally via air freight.
The completion of a new air freight centre and the launch of a marketing campaign for a new aerospace park should confirm Prestwick's position as the hub of air freight movement to the US and Canada.
The Air Freight market in the US has also been witnessing growing e-commerce activities.