US Airforwarders Association

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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DSV and K+N take differing approaches to job cuts during the Covid-19 crisis

By Damian Brett

In late April Copenhagen-headquartered DSV Panalpina announced that it would cut around 3,000 jobs as a result of the coronavirus…

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US forwarders welcome government support for businesses

By Damian Brett

US forwarders have welcomed the introduction on the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic (CARES) Act but said the failure to…

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COVID-19: US forwarders and truckers seek government financial and operational support

The US-based Airforwarders Association (AfA) has provided the White House and Congress with a list of written suggestions “critical to the…

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Forwarders brace for transatlantic capacity crunch

By Damian Brett

Freight forwarders are bracing for capacity shortages on the transatlantic as airlines axe capacity between Europe and the US. Over…

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US airport limitations hurt cargo industry

One international carrier has had to rethink its plans for the US market. Its ambitions for a freighter service to…

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