Friday, July 19, 2024

Chinese demand for lobsters booms with free trade deal

The Australia/China Free Trade Agreement has resulted in significant growth in live animal shipments to China, Tigers International Solutions forwarding director, David Wilkins (pictured) tells Air Cargo Week. He says Mainland China is a major consumer of live lobsters, and though Japan is also an important market in the region, there is not the same […]

Lobster run for Yangtze River Express from Halifax

Lobsters will make up the payload of Chinese carrier Yangtze River Express Airlines’ charter freighter services to Halifax Stanfield International Airport starting from 7 January. The Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) says the carrier will use a Boeing 747-400 Freighter for five additional cargo flights operating on a charter basis between Canada and China in the month of January. […]