Wednesday, July 17, 2024

DHL signs licence deal with China’s SF Holding

Deutsche Post DHL Group is to transfer its supply chain operations in mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau to Chinese logistics service provider SF Holding, setting up a new co-branded business – SF DHL Supply Chain China. The RMB 5.5 billion (EUR 700 million) deal involves only the supply chain business; the DPDHL Group’s international […]

Qatar Airways Cargo adds Guadalajara to network

Qatar Airways Cargo has started freighter services to Guadalajara, Mexico expanding its network in the Americas, serving the destination with a Boeing 777 Freighter. Guadalajara services started on 6 January, with twice-weekly freighters departing from Macau to Los Angeles and onward to Mexico City then to Guadalajara, before departing for Doha via Liege. Guadalajara is […]

SF Holding signs supply chain deal with DPDHL

Deutsche Post DHL Group has signed a deal to transfer supply chain operations in China to SF Holding, covering the mainland, Hong Kong and Macau. As part of the deal, DPDHL will receive an upfront payment of €700 million and a revenue based partnership fee over the next 10 years. SF Holding will have access […]

Qatar Airway’s double first at Macau

A double first for Macau and Qatar Airways with the Special Administrative Region of China seeing the start of Qatar Airways Cargo twice weekly flight which also marks the commencement of QR’s transpacific freighter services. Macau is Qatar’s fourth freighter destination in greater China after Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Shanghai. “The carrier’s Boeing 777 freighter […]

Hong Kong Air Cargo Logistics hits the ground running

Hong Kong Air Cargo has launched a ground transportation service for the local market to develop Hong Kong into a cargo transportation hub across the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay area. The ground service, Hong Kong Air Cargo Logistics will work in tandem with the cargo carrier, which since its establishment in 2017 has started operating […]

Drinks are on UPS as it expands alcohol shipping services across Asia

UPS releases Q2 2021 earnings

UPS can ship wine, beer and spirits to businesses and consumers to 10 destinations across Asia Pacific using its Express shipping services. This broadens the number of alcohol shipment destinations across UPS’s global network that permit the import of the three types of alcohol, and UPS can now serve 24 of the top 35 wine […]

Macau and Hong Kong look to strengthen logistics cooperation

Senior air cargo and freight forwarder figures from Macau and Hong Kong are looking to strengthen logistics ties between the two countries and are to set up a task force to make the most of opportunities on offer. Macau International Airport Company (CAM) acting director of logistics and general aviation development department, Frank Wu and Macau Air Freight Forwarding (Logistics) Association […]

DHL Global Forwarding makes key appointments in Asia

DHL Global Forwarding has appointed Mark Slade (pictured above) as managing director for Hong Kong and Macau. The forwarding arm of Deutsche Post DHL has also named Charles Kaufmann as managing director of its Japan operations. He will do this in addition to his roles as chief executive officer of North Asia and head of value added services […]

DHL Express appoints new MD in Hong Kong and Macau

DHL Express has appointed Herbert Vongpusanachai as its new managing director (MD) of DHL Express Hong Kong and Macau. He succeeds Ken Lee, now chief executive officer for DHL Express Asia Pacific, and he will be responsible for steering and managing the strategic growth and overall operations in the region. Vongpusanachai brings a wealth of […]

AirBridgeCargo transports race cars for Macau Grand Prix

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has delivered racing cars and equipment to Macau for the 62nd Macau Grand Prix, which takes place between 19 and 22 November. The cars were transported in cooperation with JAS Worldwide Motorsport Logistics from Luxembourg to Macau via Moscow on 11 November. They were transported using an ABC Boeing 747-400 Freighter. ABC sales […]