Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Global challenges bring new opportunities

Global issues are affecting air cargo but Stephen Dawkins sees opportunities in the market, the CEO of Air Logistics Group tells Air Cargo Week. He admits that the first half of 2019 has been challenging with unpredictability continuing with factors such as Brexit, trade wars, currency volatility and economic tensions. While Dawkins does not see […]

Air Logistics Group builds on strengths after 25 years

In its 25th anniversary year, Stephen Dawkins, chief executive officer of UK-based Air Logistics Group (ALG) is in a position to examine the prospects for the wider GSA industry and where his business sits in the industry. He says: “The wider GSA industry continues to grow in a very positive direction as it has done […]

25 years of success for Air Logistics Group

Air Logistics Group is entering its 25th year in the air cargo industry, having grown dramatically since it was founded in 1994. The team consists of over 230 airfreight professionals spanning 88 offices in 48 countries, making it one of the largest and most recognisable GSSAs in the world. It has over half a billion […]

Positive growth throughout Asia Pacific

For Air Logistics Group (ALG), South East Asia remains a good place to do business. The GSSA has been enjoying bullish growth in the region, explains ALG CEO Stephen Dawkins. He says: “Our performance in South East Asia so far in 2018 has continued to show consistent year-on-year improvements against 2017 which was an exceptional […]

Outsourcing and consolidation is the future

Where once cautiousness in outsourcing business prevailed among carriers and a high degree of fragmentation were hallmarks of the GSSA industry, times have changed according to industry players, Donald Urquhart reports. “Now more than ever,” airlines see outsourcing of cargo as a sensible option in terms of cost saving and incremental revenue, says Air Logistics […]

Air Logistics Group finds growth all over the globe

Air Logistics Group had an exceptional year in 2017 and chief operating officer, Stephen Dawkins says things are unlikely to slowdown any time soon. The general sales and service agent (GSSA) has a network of 88 offices in 48 countries, stretching across six continents, giving the company an impressive reach. Dawkins says that all regions […]

The good times keep rolling for Air Logistics Group

There has been an upsurge in business in 2017 since the confirmation of Brexit and the appointment of a new US president, and Air Logistics Group is expecting double-digit growth, chief operating officer Stephen Dawkins says. He says it is anticipating tonnage to rise 25 per cent in 2017 followed by 12 per cent in […]

Air Logistics Group celebrates 15 years in Belgium

Air Logistics Group will be celebrating 15 years of operations in Belgium on 11 September. Air Logistics B.V.B.A was founded in 2002 with three members of staff, moving a total of 800,000 kilos with its partner airlines in its first years. This has grown to nine team members and has moved over 18 million kilos […]

New US president and Brexit confirmation help business

Following the confirmation of Brexit and the appointment of the new US president, Air Logistics Group has seen an upsurge in business, chief operating officer Stephen Dawkins (pictured) tells Air Cargo Week. He says like all businesses in the cargo field, 2017 saw a surge in business, and pressures on the Euro and UK Pound […]

Finnair Cargo picks Air Logistics Group for important European markets

Finnair Cargo has chosen Air Logistics Group as its general sales and service agent for seven important European countries, effective from 1 April. Air Logistics Group will provide full cargo sales, marketing, customer service, administration and operational support across Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Sweden and the UK, and Finnair says the deal is […]

Air Logistics predicting a very interesting 2017

The changing global political landscape could make for an interesting year in 2017, Air Logistics Group chief executive officer, Stephen Dawkins (pictured below) tells Air Cargo Week (ACW). He says the market this year has been similar to 2015 with yields continuing to come under pressure, but the UK voting to leave the European Union, […]