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Airfreight rates on key routes tumble in August

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on the major transpacific and Asia-Europe routes began to come under severe pressure in August as demand declines…

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Air cargo demand declines show signs of slowing in July

By Damian Brett

Air cargo demand declines appeared to slow in July, but the timing of weekends and holidays may have had an…

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Airfreight rates flat line for summer slowdown

Airfreight rates flat lined in July as the air cargo industry entered the quieter summer months. The latest figures from…

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June airfreight rates down on last year, says Drewry

The latest Drewry East-West Airfreight Price Index indicates a dip in airfreight rates for June, compared to the same month of…

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Panalpina: Airlines to tighten capacity in a weaker 2019 peak season

Airfreight’s 2019 second half peak season will be weaker than 2018 and 2017, with airlines managing capacity more tightly in…

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United Cargo opts for WebCargo by Freightos for new portal

United Cargo has today (July 16) confirmed that it will collaborate with WebCargo by Freightos on the design and creation…

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Air cargo rates take a hit in June

The slowdown in global trade is increasingly taking its toll on air cargo freight rates. According to data provider Tac…

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Forwarders sign up for IATA’s new rate platform

By Damian Brett

DB Schenker, Agility Logistics and Hellmann Worldwide Logistics have signed up to IATA’s new air cargo rates platform, IATA Net…

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Air cargo rate platform targets accelerator event

Air cargo pricing and booking platform SpotRates has been selected to participate in Switzerland’s 2019 accelerator programme, The Mass Challenge….

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Transpacific air cargo rate outlook clouded by tariff troubles

  Airfreight rates on major trade lanes continued to show a mixed performance in May. The latest figures from TacIndex…

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