Cheap PPE Freight Prices

Whilst demand for PPE has never been greater, especially for gloves and masks imports, there is now more airline space than bookings. Therefore prices have gone down by two thirds since the COVID-19 crisis started, making air freight a cheap option.

Are you enjoying the cheap, reduced rates that are now in the market?

It is still the case that passenger flights are still few and far between. The way that the majority of the world’s air cargo used to moved was in passenger planes.

Airfreight cargo importing PPE

Lufthansa airfreight expansion

Lufthansa to Launch Freighters to Lagos

Demand from the oil and gas sector has persuaded Lufthansa Cargo to launch freighters to Lagos from the 15th of September to supplement its bellyhold capacity to and from Nigeria and the wider West African region.

The twice-weekly MD-11 freighter flights will depart from Frankfurt for the Nigerian city every Monday and Thursday, continuing on to Johannesburg. The return leg to Frankfurt will include a stopover in Nairobi.

Air Freight 10 years behind the times

It is unbelievable that an industry vital to international trade remains so invisible to the general public.

This may be one of the reasons why the air cargo industry has been allowed to operate in a technological time-warp for so long, while other industry sectors seem to be light years ahead.

Golden Age Of Air Freight

With the golden age of air cargo (10-plus years ago) now supplanted by uncertainty,