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  • June 12, 2017
  • Shipco Thailand
    The region is looking to accelerate their airfreight growth by strengthening their cooperation with existing direct stock carriers ie. Etihad, Emirates whilst improving ties with EVA Air, Swiss Air, Gulf Air, Norwegian Air, Air India among others to imrove their current products. Next, Surasit Chinarungruang (Mr), has taken over the role of Airfreight Manager for Shipco Transport Thailand effective of April 3rd, you can contact him on csurasit@shipco.com

    SacoGroupair Netherlands
    Our Dutch friends have moved offices as of 18 May and their details are now; Prestickweg 78, 1118 LB Schipol, tel: 0206530551, email: info@ams.sacogroupair.com

    Transglory Tunisia
    Our African partners are the biggest freight forwarders in Tunisia. With a diversified structure delivering airfreight, LCL, FCL, customs, warehousing, project cargo. They have an independent office in Tunis Carthage airport with dedicated staff for airfreight. They can commit to flexibility and communication along with strong pricing. Transglory are an IATA agent and would love to help your business, they can assist with: Multimodal service (Air-Road) from Far East and North America to Tunisia, Direct service (import / export) with standard or express conditions, Door-to-door service, Accompanied cargo and Charter and/or part-charter. For more details you can contact tbarbouchi@transglory.com

    Eurogroup Greece

    Our Greek friends are increasing their airfreight import market share despite the local currency issues. With solutions from all around with the assistance of the ACG network, Eurogroup has become
    the most reliable airfreight import service provider, competing at the same level the multinational forwarders and servicing large clients in the region. Their steady weekly consolidation service from HKG, has become viral among customers and agents and despite the local difficulties, their consolidation service is offering everyone a solution where cost and service are at their best. Eurogroup also wanted to mention their weekly B2B services from all over Asia/Oceania, Europe and USA/Canada. For more details you can contact alexp@eurogroup.gr

    ACEX Russia
    Our Russian friends wanted to let you know that a Memorandum about Transcontinental Logistic Partnership was signed in Munich for the development of transport and logistics clusters in the territory of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Kaliningrad region and Hamburg. This included 18 companies from Russia, Germany, Finland, Switzerland, Netherlands, Italy, Latvia and UAE joined to signing the document. For more info, please follow the link: http://www.acexgroup.net/en/news/transkontinentalnoe-partnerstvo/

    SacoGroupair Brussels
    Our friends in Belgium recently announced an important message for the company and its customers with appreciable joy and enthusiasm: In June, Saco Grouapir moved premises in Brussels to new premises within the airfreight area of the airport. The 20 employees, headed by Managing Director Wim Sterckx, now have a state-of-the-art warehouse with an area of 4,000 m2. The office space of 900 m2 is set up in a way that customers can open their own offices here as sub-tenants.
    In addition there is a special offer: for freight forwarders, who are not at the Brussels Saco Grouapir will open a virtual office to provide access to a wide range of network services.
    The great competitive advantage of Saco Grouapir is the strict neutrality of the company, explains Wim Sterckx. As a member of AirCargoGroup, the leading alliance of independent providers and intermediaries of airfreight, Saco Grouapir can offer logistical services to over 200 airports in 60 countries. If you would like to learn more about this, please do not hesitate to contact us. As the capital of Europe, Brussels offers not only excellent cuisine, but also fantastic chocolate and probably the best beer in the world. For more info, please contact wim.sterckx@bru.sacogroupair.com


    Shipco China
    Our friends in China are pleased to announce that Shipco Transport Shanghai have obtained the China Air Transport Association (CATA) license and have become a certified Air Transport Sales Agent in April 2017. The CATA license is another milestone inside Shipco Air freight, which reflects their ambition to become a leading neutral air freight wholesale committed to deliver value added services, exclusively to freight forwarders. According to Dennis Bey, they currently have several hard block agreements in place with airlines e.g. Emirates from HKG weekly 125 tons and we are planning to expand our options to all areas in the world. Recently they have seen an increase of inquiries regarding the commodity fidget spinner / fidget finger / fidget toys / hand spinners and they would like to advise everyone it’s extremely important to check whether the commodity contains battery and/or magnets. Certain airlines will ask for open box check. For more info, please contact dbey@shipco.com

    Transglory Spain

    Joan Roig from our Spanish partners wanted to let us know that, “Last Friday the VII Edition of Barcelona Logistic Community Party called ‘BUTI-BUTI’was held at ZAL (Logistics Activity Area) in Barcelona. This year the event brought together almost 3,000 people from different fields in logistics such as airfreight wholesalers and neutral consolidators, NVOCC’s, Freight forwarding companies, Shipping Lines, etc. It’s called ‘BUTI-BUTI’ it is named after a sausage made in Catalonia called ‘Butifarra’. People in this area use to cook it at the barbeque and is typically served with white beans typically and ‘Allioli’, a sauce made with olive oil and garlic originally”. Joan wanted to extend the invite to our members for next year! For more info, please contact jroig@transglory.com