Qatar Airways Cargo Highlights Success In 2022   

Qatar Airways Cargo Highlights Success In 2022   

With an overall tonnage of more than 1.7 million tonnes in 2022, Qatar Airways Cargo serves more than 170 destinations, of which 70 have a dedicated freighter service, ten more than in the pre-Covid period, Qatar Airways Cargo can boast...
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Etihad Cargo Expands Capacity Offering To US 

Etihad Cargo Expands Capacity Offering To US 

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Aviation Group, will further reinforce its commitment to the US market with the introduction of an additional three weekly flights to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) from 24 April 2023. ...
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NPA To Receive 30 Ships Laden With Frozen Fish, General Cargo, Others At Lagos Ports 

NPA To Receive 30 Ships Laden With Frozen Fish, General Cargo, Others At Lagos Ports 

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA),  on Monday, disclosed that  30 ships conveying assorted goods were expected at Lagos ports from Sept. 19 to Sept. 28., 2022. NPA listed the items expected at the ports as bulk sugar, bulk urea, butane gas...
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FG: Dala Dry Port Has Potential To Service Cargo Needs Of Nigeria, Niger Republic, Mali

FG: Dala Dry Port Has Potential To Service Cargo Needs Of Nigeria, Niger Republic, Mali

The Kano Dala Dry Port project has the potential to service the cargo needs of the North West, North East, Niger Republic and Mali with a seamless transportation system for both import and export, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation,  Dr Mag...
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Qatar Airways Cargo Unveils CO2 Emission Calculator 

Qatar Airways Cargo Unveils CO2 Emission Calculator 

Qatar Airways Cargo customers can now determine their shipments’ carbon emissions via an online emission calculator, as the airline works on developing a fully integrated carbon offsetting solution.   Environmental sustainability and decarbonisatio...
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World’s 1st Liquefied Hydrogen Carrier Picks Maiden Cargo

World’s 1st Liquefied Hydrogen Carrier Picks Maiden Cargo

The Suiso Frontier, the world’s first liquefied hydrogen carrier, will set sail from Australia to Japan with its first LH2 shipment, marking a milestone for the HESC project. A ceremony at Port of Hastings marked the Suiso Frontier‘s arrival from...
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Price Fixing: 23 Shipping Firms To Pay $81m Fine

Price Fixing: 23 Shipping Firms To Pay $81m Fine

The antitrust regulator in South Korea has sanctioned 23 domestic and foreign container shipping companies for fixing maritime freight rates. On 18 January 2022, the Fair-Trade Commission (KFTC) said it has imposed a fine of KRW 96.2 billion (about $80.7...
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NPA To Receive 23 Ships At Lagos Seaports

NPA To Receive 23 Ships At Lagos Seaports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is expecting 23 ships laden with petroleum products, food items and others from January 12 to Janury20, 2022.  NPA, through its publication, `Shipping Position` explained on Wednesday that the ships are expected to arriv...
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Lagos Shippers To Monitor Cargo Defence Fund

Lagos Shippers To Monitor Cargo Defence Fund

The Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS) on Tuesday said it would monitor the implementation of the Cargo Defence Fund to make it effective.  The spokesperson for SALS, Dr Kayode Farinto, made this known at a news conference in Lagos. ...
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CMA CGM, Airbus Seal Four Aircraft Deal

CMA CGM, Airbus Seal Four Aircraft Deal

Shipping and logistics firm, CMA CGM Group, and Airbus have signed a binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the purchase of four A350F freighter aircraft.    According to Airbus, the order, which is subject to finalisation in the com...
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Qatar Airways Cargo Unveils Fire Resistant Containers

Qatar Airways Cargo Unveils Fire Resistant Containers

Over the next five years, Qatar Airways Cargo will replace its entire fleet of more than 10,000 Unit Load Devices (ULDs) with unique container design, aiming to exchange 70% of the units in 2022.    A statement issued on Wednesday explained...
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Customs Takes Delivery Of Cargo Scanning Machine

Customs Takes Delivery Of Cargo Scanning Machine

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Area II Command, Onne Port, Rivers has taken delivery of a cargo scanning machine for effective examination of containers. A statement issued on Friday by the command’s Public Relations Officer, Ifeoma Ojekwu, quoted Comptr...
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Reps Give Customs Two Weeks To Reduce 18 Cargo Clearing Stages

Reps Give Customs Two Weeks To Reduce 18 Cargo Clearing Stages

The House of Representatives Committee on Customs has given the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) two weeks to reduce its 18 cargo clearing stages to four, so as to decongest the nation’s ports.  The committee, which made the resolution on Tuesday,...
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Qatar Airways Get Highest Cargo Uplift Award

Qatar Airways Get Highest Cargo Uplift Award

For achieving the highest export tonnage (2850 tonnes) out of Nepal in 2020, Nepal Freight Forwarders Association (NEFFA) has honoured Qatar Airways Cargo with an award.    The award was handed over in Kathmandu during the annual Nepal Cargo Day...
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