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News concerning logistics and freight forwarding industry

Chinese Year of the Fire Monkey

The Chinese Spring Festival is ahead. China and most of the Asian countries will be celebrating from 4 February till 14 February. This is the longest public holiday in China and has an immense effect on the economy, as for over a decade China has become the biggest manufacturer in the world. If you have an order made to a Chinese company, you’ll have to … Continue reading Chinese Year of the Fire Monkey »

Avaialble vans at Germany for dedicated delivery in Europe

On 31-Jan-2013 we  have two vans Bulgarian registration available at Osnabrueck D-49084 for loading and dedicated deliveries all over EU. On 01-Feb-2013 we will have  three more vans Bulgarian registration available at Osnabrueck D-49084 for loading and dedicated deliveries all over EU. Please request rates here and you can place your orders here  

New Nonstop Service Between New York-Newark and Buenos Aires

Beginning 6th April United Cargo will offers direct non-stop service between largest cities in USA to Argentina. Flights will be performed with widebody Boeing 767-300 on daily basis. From Bulgaria United Cargo is operating on off-line basis. For more information and booking out of Bulgaria please contact KG SID Ltd. office.

Al Italia has lifted the embargo for cargo to Lagos, Nigeria

The airline Al Italia has lifted the embargo on cargo shipments to Lagos, Nigeria. Now you can send all of your rate requests and bookings for air cargo shipments from Sofia airport to Lagos. The flight schedule is as follow: Departure from Sofia airport every day of the week except Saturday when AZ does not fly from Sofia. Shipments should be tendered to the airline … Continue reading Al Italia has lifted the embargo for cargo to Lagos, Nigeria »

KG CARGO Facebook page

OK we are already in Facebook. If you join KG CARGO page in Facebook you can see the newest developments in the industry in Bulgaria, promotions for various products, you will have information about new opportunities for the loads of your customer’s loads in Bulgaria and which is most important to us you can place your comments and share them in this huge social society. … Continue reading KG CARGO Facebook page »

1000 freighters in twenty years forsees Airbus

According to Airbus’ Global Market Forecast, (GMF), the industry will require almost 26,000 new aircraft valued at US$3.2 trillion between 2010 and 2029, 1,000 of which will be freighters. The demand for these aircraft is driven primarily by the need to replace aircraft with newer more eco-efficient models in mature markets, dynamic growth in new emerging markets, low-cost carriers particularly in Asia, further market liberalisation … Continue reading 1000 freighters in twenty years forsees Airbus »

Airfreight at a turning point?

Courtesy of Eyefortransport The International Air Transport Association has announced international traffic results for October, showing a 14.4% year-on-year increase for international freight. According to IATA’s director general & CEO Giovanni Bisignani, growth is returning to a more normal pattern, with freight demand 1% above pre-crisis levels of early-2008. “Where we go from here is dependant on developments in the global economy,” said Bisignani. “The … Continue reading Airfreight at a turning point? »

Airlines furious to Spanish Airspace closure

This is a reprint from Air Cargo Weekly Activities and Trends bulletin No49 The Association of European Airlines, which brings together 35 of Europe’s most important network carriers, has roundly condemned the circumstances which caused the paralysis of air traffic within, to and from Spain last week, as air traffic controllers walked off the job without warning, leaving tens of thousands of passengers stranded over … Continue reading Airlines furious to Spanish Airspace closure »

Turners Shipping joins BDP network

Durban-based Turners Shipping joined the BDP Global Network on December 1st, and will be representing the logistics giant in Southern Africa. Turner Group MD Conrad Cochrane-Murray said that membership of the network would be a great step forward for the country because it extends its reach to the 1,000 locations in 100 countries around the world where the BDP Global Network is represented. BDP is … Continue reading Turners Shipping joins BDP network »

Shippers Voice on total scanning of the airfreight

According to Andrew Traill, managing partner of Shippers’ Voice, 100% scanning of airfreight would not only harm international trade, it would also be ineffective. “Killing the air freight industry with draconian security procedures would be giving the terrorists a result they would long to see,” says Traill. Traill says that the most effective way to detect and deter anyone intending to use airfreight to carry … Continue reading Shippers Voice on total scanning of the airfreight »