Airforwarders Association

Forwarders need more understanding of digitalisation, says AfA chief

Forwarders are ready to invest in digitisation but need to understand better its worth beyond being a shipper or regulatory…

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Supply chain spotlight: Ukraine crisis adds to heavylift constraints

By Brandon Fried

In his latest Air Cargo News column, Brandon Fried, executive director of the US Airforwarders Association, looks at how the…

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US Airforwarders back ocean shipping reform bill

By Damian Brett

The US Airforwarders Association (AfA) is backing the proposed Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022 that it claims will address…

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US AirCargo conference to go-ahead as an in-person event

The US Airforwarders Association’s AirCargo Conference will proceed as an in-person event for the first time since the beginning of…

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Teething problems in the US for new cargo screening requirements

By Damian Brett

Air cargo is facing delays in the US after stricter screening requirements were implemented for freighter shipments at the start…

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US forwarders call for concise guidance on 100% screening requirement

By Damian Brett

US Airforwarders Association has called on the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to provide detailed guidance on incoming cargo screening…

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Cargo volumes have skyrocketed – but are forwarders and truckers paying the price?

By Damian Brett

In his latest column, Brandon Fried, executive director of the US Airforwarders Association, explains the cost impact of airport logjams…

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Forwarders say new US cargo security programme is a quick fix

By Damian Brett

US forwarders have warned that plans for a new US air cargo security programme could be a quick fix benefiting…

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Airforwarders Association names new board member

By Rachelle Harry

The Airforwarders Association (AfA) has appointed Shawn Richard (pictured), vice president of global airfreight at SEKO Logistics, to its board…

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Airforwarders Association: Who’s responsible for distributing the Covid-19 vaccine?

By Brandon Fried, Airforwarders Association

In the third article of a column series from the Airforwarders Association, executive director Brandon Fried questions who is responsible…

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