Post Tagged with: "SF Express"

DHLGF, Chinese express carriers scramble for Russia

DHLGF, Chinese express carriers scramble for Russia

Carriers, E-Commerce, Express, News June 6, 2016 at 10:37 am

Driven in part by thriving cross-border e-commerce demand, DHL Global Forwarding expanded its Airfreight Plus service with the addition of Moscow and other Russian cities, bringing the total number of countries within its Airfreight Plus network to 54. Meanwhile, SF Express has designated Changchun as a key hub for cross-border shipmentsRead More

SF to go public – through the back door

SF to go public – through the back door

Asia, E-Commerce, Express, News, Strategy May 26, 2016 at 10:51 am

If they won’t let you in through the front door, go ’round to the back. That seems to be the only course open to China’s big express companies as they look to list on the Shanghai Exchange While the focus of the air cargo media in the last few daysRead More

CAAC approves Wuhan hub for SF

CAAC approves Wuhan hub for SF

Airports, Asia, E-Commerce, Express, Strategy April 27, 2016 at 9:55 am

The Civil Aviation Authority of China (CAAC) approved SF Express’ application to build a new airport in Yanji, a small town near Wuhan. Assuming SF goes ahead with the project, it will have an express air hub that is within two hours flying time of a billion people. Draw a lineRead More

Express volume pushes Shenzhen into ‘Million Tonne Club’

Express volume pushes Shenzhen into ‘Million Tonne Club’

Aircraft, Airports, Asia, Express, News March 23, 2016 at 10:38 am

This year Shenzhen’s Bao’an International Airport became the eleventh Asia-based airport to join the “Million Tonne Club,” a designation reserved for airports with an annual cargo volume of more than one million tonnes. The ten other airports to make the list have all appeared previously and, as can be seenRead More

IPO Express

IPO Express

Asia, E-Commerce, Express, Premium Newswire, Strategy March 1, 2016 at 10:28 am

No, despite the similarity in initials, this is not a new Chinese express company. However, according to reports piling up in the Chinese media this week, YTO Express, ZTO Express, STO Express, and SF Express are all in the process of making an Initial Public Offering – that is, they haveRead More

Beijing to get 44 more weekly express flights

Beijing to get 44 more weekly express flights

Asia, Carriers, E-Commerce, Express February 8, 2016 at 10:33 am

Two of China’s major express companies have applied for more flights to/from Beijing. And not just one or two more, but almost seven more every day. According to a report in the China Aviation Daily, YTO Express Airlines, the recently-launched air arm of Shanghai-based YTO Express, applied to the CivilRead More

A record week for Precision Aircraft Solutions

A record week for Precision Aircraft Solutions

Aircraft, Carriers, Conversions, News November 18, 2015 at 10:51 am

It has been a good week for Precision Aircraft Solutions. In the last seven days the US-based passenger-to-freighter conversion specialist redelivered four freighter-converted 757-200PCFs, converted at four different MROs, to three different customers. And not only was it a record week, but, if our count is correct, the third of those fourRead More

…and 200 airplanes!

…and 200 airplanes!

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, Express, Photos+Videos November 17, 2015 at 10:02 am

11 11 2015. That is eight numbers, representing a day last week. Here’s another number: 14,300,000,000. That’s US dollars. $14.3 billion US dollars. Put it all together, and what you have is that on this year’s Singles Day in China, the eleventh of November 2015, e-commerce giant Alibaba logged $14.3Read More