Emirates SkyCargo expands cargo connectivity to 100 destinations

Emirates SkyCargo will be operating scheduled cargo flights to 100 destinations across six continents during the month of July 2020. Some of the new cities added to the air cargo carrier’s network include Accra, Algiers, Athens, Fort Lauderdale, Glasgow, Larnaca, Los Angeles,...
Posted On 08 Jul 2020

Emirates SkyCargo’s global network grows to 75 destinations

Emirates SkyCargo has expanded its weekly scheduled cargo flight operations to cover 75 destinations across six continents. Through its wider reach, Emirates SkyCargo is able to transport essential commodities and other urgently needed cargo more rapidly across the world,...
Posted On 22 May 2020

Emirates SkyCargo reconnects six continents with scheduled cargo flights

Air cargo carrier expands scheduled cargo destination network to 67 cities across six continents More than 2500 cargo flights operated in the month of April to over 80 global destinations Supports repatriation on cargo missions operated with passenger aircraft, with government...
Posted On 07 May 2020

Emirates SkyCargo scales up network and operations for transport of essential commodities

Carrier now operating scheduled cargo flights to more than 50 destinations globally with multiple weekly frequencies Operating increasing number of charters to transport relief supplies and medical equipment More than 33,000 tonnes of perishables and 1,700 tonnes of...
Posted On 10 Apr 2020

Emirates SkyCargo calibrates cargo operations to better connect global markets

On Monday 30 March 2020, an Emirates SkyCargo flight carrying close to 500,000 Covid-19 testing kits landed at Sao Paulo airport in Brazil. The kits were moved from Guangzhou via Dubai by the air cargo carrier on the first of two such flights operated to transport supplies to Sao...
Posted On 31 Mar 2020

The Emirates Group’s business response to COVID-19

  ·         Emirates retains cargo operations, but temporarily suspends most passenger operations by 25 March ·         dnata significantly reduces operations, including temporary closure of operations at some international locations where demand is low ·         Group implements...
Posted On 23 Mar 2020

CICT ends 2019 with 2.9 mn. teus, 40% of Colombo Port’s volume

Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) has announced it handled a total of 2.9 million teus in 2019, achieving an 8.6 per cent increase in its throughput and accounting for 40 per cent of the volume of the Port of Colombo in the 12 months ending 31st December 2019. The...
Posted On 04 Jan 2020

CEVA Logistics strengthens its presence in Sri Lanka with a new operation

Fully-integrated network capabilities will open up new opportunities Sri Lanka represents a growing and strategic market for CEVA Logistics As it further extends its capabilities across Asia, CEVA Logistics has set up a new operation in Sri Lanka officially opening the CEVA Sri...
Posted On 05 Nov 2019

EFL bags Best Exporter for Logistics Services at Presidential Export Awards 2018/19

Expolanka Freight (Pvt) Ltd (EFL), a pioneer provider of global logistics took home the award for Best Exporter of Logistics Services, at the Presidential Export Awards (PEA) 2018/19, held on 19 September 2019 at the BMICH. Now on its 23rd consecutive year, the PEA is held to...
Posted On 10 Oct 2019

SLPA in collaboration with the JCT, SAGT and CICT holds the 2nd Port of Colombo Awards

The 2nd consecutive  Port of  Colombo Awards Night organized by Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) in collaboration with the Jaya Container Terminal (JCT), South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAGT) and the Colombo International Container Terminals(CICT)  was  held recently  at the...
Posted On 02 Sep 2019

Emirates SkyCargo wins special recognition in Malaysia

Award from MAB Kargo for highest air cargo tonnage at Kuala Lumpur Air cargo carrier sees 17% growth in cargo transported in one year Operated multiple cargo charters including a special flight for solar panels to Zambia Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, was...
Posted On 24 Aug 2019

Minister inspects the construction of SLPA’s new Maritime Facilitation Center

Honourable Minister of Ports, Shipping & Southern Development Sagala Ratnayaka has made a field visit to inspect the construction of new Administrative Building (Maritime Facilitation Center) of Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) on 8 July 2019. SLPA will be setting up its new...
Posted On 13 Jul 2019