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Flexport names general manager Germany

By Rachelle Harry

Freight forwarder Flexport has appointed Stefan Böhler as general manager Germany, effective from August 1. Böhler brings logistics and software…

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Flexport appoints EMEA network trade lane director

By Rachelle Harry

Freight forwarder Flexport has appointed Paul Rombeek to the role of senior director of network trade lane management, Europe, the…

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‘Biggest product launch in the history of mankind’ set to hit general cargo

By Damian Brett

General cargo shippers using airfreight when a Covid-19 vaccine is launched are set to face capacity shortages and price hikes….

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Airfreight rates up as capacity comes under pressure

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates from key Asian hubs continued to climb last week as ocean capacity shortages and personal protective equipment shipments…

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Airfreight rates predicted to rise over the coming months as capacity tightens

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates from China and Hong Kong are set to rise again over the coming months as new product launches…

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TAC Index: Air cargo pricing from China surges again

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates from Shanghai to Europe and the US surged again last week as capacity on the trade lanes remained…

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United and Flexport collaborate to deliver Covid-19 relief

By Rachelle Harry

To support the continued fight against Covid-19, United Airlines has collaborated with Flexport.org to ship essential medical cargo to frontline…

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Flexport alters air cargo strategy as supply chains diversify

By Damian Brett

Flexport has signed block-space agreements (BSAs) on freighter services from several Asian origins and cancelled its dedicated all-cargo service in…

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Air Cargo News’ Top 10 most read in 2019

By Rachelle Harry

With 2020 already underway, the Air Cargo News team decided that now is an ideal moment to share our most…

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Flexport announces Vietnam facility as manufacturers shift to Southeast Asia

By Rachelle Harry

Flexport has opened a new warehouse in Thu Dau Mot City, just outside of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam…

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