Air Cargo

Regulations governing the shipment of lithium ion batteries tested by Samsung phone recall.


Subsidies from Beijing gives air cargo hubs in China a cost structure that is hard for regional competitors such as Hong Kong to match.

Amazon has had to pay a fine for breaching lithium ion shipment rules.

TNT's European road network, and its ability to handle profitable palletized freight, will be important to FedEx as it integrates global express operations.

FedEx raised revenue, profit in its first quarter as owner of TNT Express, despite integration costs following acquisition.

The fastest shipments by rail on Asia-Europe take around 15 days, compared with 33 days by ocean and three days by air.
Beneficial cargo owners are steadily increasing volumes on landbridge services as they become more sophisticate.

Global air cargo traffic grew at the fastest pace in almost 18 months in July, but yields remain under pressure.

The cash from Korean Air Lines is separate from an earlier announced plan to raise liquidity at Hanjin Shipping.
Korean Air Lines is swooping in to support Hanjin Shipping.

Cargo records at Pactl continue to fall, with the best seven-month total ever posted.

Cathay Pacific sees net profit falling 82 percent in fragile operating environment.