Flexport

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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Flexport partners with SF Express for smarter logistics in China

Freight forwarder Flexport is partnering with Chinese logistics specialist SF Express to offer a one-stop-shop for freight services, including full…

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TIACA’s sustainability program adds four strategic partners

Four new strategic partners, including Brussels Airport, Flexport, Oman Aviation Services, and Turkish Airlines, have signed up to back The…

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Forwarders predict a slower peak season for 2019

By Damian Brett

Freight forwarders are not expecting to face the same cargo capacity shortages as they experienced on major trades in 2017…

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Flexport launches trade finance solution

Flexport is launching a trade finance solution that it claims will help companies alleviate capital constraints caused by the US-China…

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Flexport switches freighter flights to new operator

By Damian Brett

Freight forwarder Flexport has switched its transpacific air charter operation from Western Global to a service run by Plus Logistics,…

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Traditional forwarder systems designed to be secure, not to share data

If the future is all about data sharing and transparency, then traditional freight forwarder IT systems are not the natural…

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Flexport makes two senior appointments as it continues digital drive

Freight forwarder Flexport has appointed Mehmet Göker as chief data officer (CDO) and Kevin Paige as chief information security officer (CISO). Flexport…

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A mixed picture for rates as air cargo shows some signs of a pick-up

Airfreight rates on the transpacific trade are expected to begin picking up over the coming weeks after hitting their low…

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Flexport secures $1bn investment for infrastructure and technology

Freight forwarder Flexport has secured $1bn in funding, which will be used to invest in technology and infrastructure. The investment…

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