BCEGI will build a US $15-million logistics centre
The US$15 million logistics center is part of the £1 billion Alpha project, and is expected to drive project cargo demand as well as providing longer term breakbulk capacity in the area
At the annual MEED awards Saudi Arabia picked up five awards, followed by the United Arab Emirates and Oman with three apiece, while Bahrain and Qatar scooped two awards each and Kuwait received one
The facility compliments the existing state-of-the-art hazardous materials warehousing capacities in Dubai South.
IAG Cargo has announced plans to separate its current Abu Dhabi and Muscat service into two flights, and will also split its Bahrain and Doha service..
Dnata has fully acquired a U.S. airport ground handling operator which it plans to use as a launch pad into the lucrative North American market, the company's president said.
Emirates Group has reported record transport-derived profits for the 2015-16 financial year (the period ending 31 March), but revenue from air cargo has fallen.
Abu-Dhabi-based Etihad Airways achieved its largest ever net profit in 2015, reporting this week a 41 percent, year-over-year increase to US $103-million.
Etihad Cargo has expanded its Middle East network to Kuwait by adding an additional freighter and introduced a new twice weekly service into Muscat in Oman.
Dubai could be a global airship freight hub in the coming decades, according to Dubai-based Airships Arabia.
The cargo division of flydubai has received the award for “Cargo Operator of the Year” at the tenth annual Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATA).
FedEx Express was the recipient of the Express Logistics Provider of the Year at the annual Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATAs) 2016.
Dnata has reached a key milestone in its operation at DWC, handling more than one million tonnes of air freight since its first full year of operation in 2011.
Emirates SkyCargo has launched a next-generation version of its protection product for valuable temperature-sensitive cargo, including pharmaceuticals.
Saudia plans add bellyhold cargo services on routes to Munich and Maldives, its new passenger destination, in the coming weeks.
Delta World Charter (DWC) successfully completed a 25-Ton 40-Foot container airlift from Maastricht Aachen Airport (MST), Beek, Netherlands to Doha International Airport.
Cargo business growth among Middle Eastern carriers slowed during February as their rate of route expansion was cut, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA).