Airforwarders Association

AfA optimistic US air cargo industry can ride out a recession

A global recession looms ahead but air cargo setbacks look set to be short-lived, writes Airforwarders Association (AfA) executive director…

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Prevention is better than an air cargo cure

By Rebecca Jeffrey

Advocating for the airforwarding industry is no simple task in the US government’s legislation arena, as Brandon Fried, executive director…

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Putzger perspective: Airport bottlenecks

US airports are set to plough government funding into passenger facilities but neglect cargo, writes Ian Putzger. The supply chain…

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Airforwarders Association calls for urgent investment in air cargo at US airports

By Rebecca Jeffrey

The Airforwarders Association (AfA) and the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) are calling for a State…

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Airforwarders Association: Building a sustainability plan that will work

By Brandon Fried, Airforwarders Association

The eagerness to discuss how the air cargo industry can meet the challenges set by end consumers’ demand for environmental…

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VIDEO: AFA expects air cargo capacity challenges to continue

By Damian Brett

Brandon Fried, executive director, Airforwarders Association, tells Air Cargo News that capacity challenges in air cargo are set to be…

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Forwarder Focus: Looking ahead to a more positive 2023

By Brandon Fried, executive director, Airforwarders Association

A recent survey of Airforwarders Association members indicates that while the air cargo business is decelerating after one of the…

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Airforwarders Association appoints new Rock-It Global board member

By Rebecca Jeffrey

The Airforwarders Association (AfA) has appointed Jacob Fisher, vice president and general counsel at Rock-It Global, to its board with…

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Forwarders must prepare for airfreight volume crunch, says Airforwarders Association

By Rebecca Jeffrey

Better communication is key to managing an oncoming air cargo capacity crunch in the US caused by worsening oceanfreight capacity…

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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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