Cargo Theft and Protecting Your Shipment

Freight Center

Did you know that each year about $30 billion worth of cargo is lost due to theft ? Understanding the causes and more prominent times of cargo theft can help you protect your shipments. Shipping Costs Freight Insurance Freight Preparation

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‘Handling hell’ for air cargo players as congestion brings chaos to airports

The LoadStar

The Loadstar has received numerous reports of delayed or lost cargo amid chaos at handling facilities, with the latest complaints concerning Turkish Airlines’ facility at New York’s JFK. Turkish changed its cargo handing at JFK to MSN Air Services on.

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CMA CGM officially launches air cargo division with four A330-200Fs

The LoadStar

French container line CMA CGM, owner of Ceva Logistics, has confirmed it has created an air cargo division and acquired four freighters. The aircraft, bought from Qatar Airways Cargo, will be operated by a “European airline”, said the carrier, which is thought.

AF-KLM-Martinair Cargo pledges not to pass on extra cost of Brexit air cargo security

The LoadStar

Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo has confirmed to The Loadstar that it will not be passing on the cost of Brexit-related security changes on its customers. The post AF-KLM-Martinair Cargo pledges not to pass on extra cost of Brexit air cargo security appeared first on The Loadstar.

Chicago Rockford Airport expands cargo facilities as freighter traffic grows

The LoadStar

Propelled by growth in both e-commerce and heavy airfreight, Rockford International Airport (RFD) is embarking on a large expansion of its ground infrastructure, adding two cargo buildings and parking space for freighters.

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Cathay Pacific strips seats from 777 aircraft for cargo

Supply Chain and Logistics

One of the highlights of my trip was going to see the Maya ruins at Tikal, which is … Continue reading → Uncategorized air freight cargo innovation LogisticsI am fascinated by this article. What an innovative solution! Many years ago my family and I took a trip to Guatemala.

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Airfreight Logistics

Cargo-in-Cabin ??? ????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? Air France Cargo ??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? Cargo-in-Cabin ???????????????????????????????????? ????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? ???? Cargo-in-Cabin ?????????????????????????????????? Airlines Cargo-in-Cabin KLM Passenger-to-Cargo

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Lufthansa Cargo switches handler at Heathrow after contracts review

The LoadStar

Lufthansa Cargo is switching handlers at Heathrow, ending its “decades-long” relationship with the Menzies Aviation airport facility. The post Lufthansa Cargo switches handler at Heathrow after contracts review appeared first on The Loadstar.

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New Dutch quarantine restrictions may push KLM to cancel cargo flights

The LoadStar

The post New Dutch quarantine restrictions may push KLM to cancel cargo flights appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Loadstar posts News air cargo market Air France Air France-KLM Martinair Cargo coronavirus KLM Cargo Netherlands

Cautious Volga-Dnepr: AN-124s will now only carry ‘big and ugly’ cargo

The LoadStar

Volga-Dnepr is playing the long game when it comes to its precious AN-124s – and will no longer use them for anything other than outsize cargo or humanitarian aid. The post Cautious Volga-Dnepr: AN-124s will now only carry ‘big and ugly’ cargo appeared first on The Loadstar.

Cargo Securement Regulations – The Proper Use of Tiedowns

United World Transporation

Unsecured cargo is not only dangerous but deadly for drivers on the road. In a study over three years, it was estimated that 200,000 accidents were caused by unsecured cargo falling from trucks. How to Properly Secure Cargo With Tiedowns. Keep Your Cargo and the Road Safe.

Covid restrictions causing bottlenecks, but some air cargo carriers carry on

The LoadStar

The post Covid restrictions causing bottlenecks, but some air cargo carriers carry on appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Land Loadstar posts Supply chain Chinese New Year coronavirus driver shortage Emirates Etihad IAG Cargo KLM Cargo Virgin Atlantic Cargo

Turkish Cargo Named best European Air Cargo Brand

247 Customs Broker

2nd November 2020 Part of the national flag carrier Turkish Airlines, Turkish Cargo has been chosen as the best cargo brand in Europe and received… The post Turkish Cargo Named best European Air Cargo Brand appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Forwarders see their cargo bumped as vaccine shipments take off

The LoadStar

The post Forwarders see their cargo bumped as vaccine shipments take off appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Automotive Loadstar posts Pharmaceuticals Supply chain AirBridgeCargo coronavirus Ethiopian Airlines Schiphol Singapore Airlines Cargo Turkish Airlines Cargo vaccines

Menzies Aviation Strengthens Cargo Team

Logistics Business Magazine

Menzies Aviation has announced it will further strengthen its cargo team with five new appointments. Rory has extensive experience in designing and executing digital transformation programmes as former Head of Technology and Innovation for the Cargo Division at Etihad Airways.

Changing air cargo market drives forwarders back to operational drawing board

The LoadStar

The second quarter led to a rethink of everything we were doing,” said Björn Eckbauer, global head of operations & procurement at DB Schenker, at the World Cargo Summit yesterday.

2020 air cargo data: a few reasons to be cheerful

The LoadStar

The post 2020 air cargo data: a few reasons to be cheerful appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Loadstar leads Recommends air cargo data air cargo market Swissport WorldACD

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DSV Panalpina Acquires Prime Cargo

Airfreight Logistics

DSV Panalpina has acquired Prime Cargo from Mitsui-Soko Group in Japan. The acquisition includes Prime Cargo’s activities in Denmark, Poland and China. Prime Cargo is headquartered in Kolding, Denmark, but operates internationally and has activities in both Poland and China.

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Vancouver Rolls Out its First EV Star Cargo Plus

NGT News

a manufacturer and distributor of zero-emissions electric-powered medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, has delivered its first EV Star Cargo Plus to Vancouver. The post Vancouver Rolls Out its First EV Star Cargo Plus appeared first on NGT News. GreenPower Motor Co. Inc.,

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Philadelphia unveils plan to expand air cargo facilities and develop a CCS

The LoadStar

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is taking bold steps to boost its role as an international gateway for air cargo. It has acquired adjacent land to develop a new cargo area and is to set up a cargo community system {CCS).

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Lufthansa Cargo and Compensaid enable CO2-neutral cargo flights

The LoadStar

Since November, Lufthansa Cargo customers can easily check the CO2 emissions of their shipment’s transport during the booking process. This is made possible by the new online booking portal eBooking, which Lufthansa Cargo launched in November.

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Qatar Airways Cargo: Covid disorganisation, desktops and deception

The LoadStar

Qatar Airways chief cargo officer Guillaume Halleux talks to The Loadstar about the first days of the pandemic, profiteering and “appalling” unethical behaviour in the market. Guillaume Halleux, chief officer cargo, explains what it was like. “It

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Lufthansa first to apply surcharge on cargo trucked from UK to EU airports

The LoadStar

Lufthansa Cargo has imposed security charges for all cargo departing the UK on road feeder services (RFS) for onward flights out of its European hubs. The post Lufthansa first to apply surcharge on cargo trucked from UK to EU airports appeared first on The Loadstar.

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DSV Panalpina Acquires Prime Cargo

247 Customs Broker

DSV Panalpina has acquired Prime Cargo from Mitsui-Soko Group in Japan. The acquisition includes Prime Cargo’s activities in Denmark, Poland and China. Prime Cargo is… The post DSV Panalpina Acquires Prime Cargo appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

IAG Cargo Restarts Five Africa Cargo Connections

247 Customs Broker

IAG Cargo have restarted regular services to five African cities – Lagos, Cairo, Cape Town, Abuja and Accra. IAG Cargo has been serving cities in… The post IAG Cargo Restarts Five Africa Cargo Connections appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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‘Instant’ cargo facilities could bring struggling airports a new revenue stream

The LoadStar

An ‘instant cargo facility’ developer is targeting the newfound, if temporary, surge of interest in air freight. But not every airport or market is suitable, warned one cargo consultant. AutoLogic Airports has developed a low-cost cargo solution to.

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Unisys and SAS Cargo announce partnership extension

247 Customs Broker

SAS Cargo president and CEO, Leif Rasmussen SAS Cargo Group A/S and Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) have extended their partnership with the carrier now offering its air freight services… The post Unisys and SAS Cargo announce partnership extension appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

IATA: a more robust end to 2020 for air cargo

The LoadStar

IATA has released its figures from 2020 for air cargo, which came with a pretty miserable headline and which utterly failed to reflect the realities of the year for cargo carriers. 2020 worst year for air cargo demand since performance monitoring began in 1990,” it said.

Lufthansa Cargo ‘pauses’ capacity guarantee as demand for space gets ‘tense’

The LoadStar

As the air freight market reheats after a fortnight’s lull, Lufthansa Cargo has blamed a high volume of cargo for its decision to “pause” its capacity guarantee.

Fair accountability needed for cargo securement violations

Fleet Owner

What happens when there is a cargo securement violation in a sealed trailer or intermodal container? The answer is the driver and the fleet are held responsible even though they played no role in securing the cargo

Virgin Atlantic Cargo commence new Pakistan route

247 Customs Broker

Virgin Atlantic cargo Virgin Atlantic Cargo will commence flights between the UK and Pakistan this Monday, supporting growing trade volumes between exporters and importers in… The post Virgin Atlantic Cargo commence new Pakistan route appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Emerson Cargo Solutions’ Real-Time Trackers Protect 3PL Customers’ Fresh and Frozen Shipments

Food Logistics

Emerson Cargo Solutions' GO real-time tracker solution delivers what Choptank teams refer to as the “first line of defense” for protecting their refrigerated loads.

Lufthansa Cargo continues Fleet Modernization

Airfreight Logistics

The cargo aircraft with registration D-ALFH was in flight for 9 hours and 24 minutes as LH8145 after its take-off from Everett Airport (PAE) in Washington State, USA. It is the eighth aircraft of this type in Lufthansa Cargo’s freighter fleet.

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Swissport wins Qatar Airways Cargo Business

Airfreight Logistics

Swissport and Qatar Airways Cargo renewed their agreement covering airport ground services and cargo handling at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The post Swissport wins Qatar Airways Cargo Business appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

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Project cargo complexities simplified

20Cube Logistics

Well, some cargos’ are special and require an eye for detail and prior planning to implement the whole operation. Such special deliveries are known as ‘Project Cargo’. What’s Project Cargo? Such cargos’ can be for a domestic as well as for international companies and may even comprise of single or multiple shipments. Managing the Project Cargo. The post Project cargo complexities simplified appeared first on 20Cube Logistics.

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