Caryn Livingston and Charles Kauffman

Rates under pressure as NCA freighter audit continues and trade war looms

Nippon Cargo Airlines’ (NCA) fleet of eleven 747Fs has now been grounded for more than a week as government authorities continue to audit the carrier’s maintenance records. This sudden loss of capacity ex-Asia, combined with a number of shippers rushing to fortify inventories of Chinese goods ahead of new duties scheduled to be imposed as […]

Amazon behind recent DP-DHL weakness?

Deutsche Post-DHL Group’s first quarter earnings indicated that the company was facing some headwinds in its Post-eCommerce-Parcel division, but an internal memo obtained by German newspaper Handelsblatt indicates that e-commerce giant Amazon has been behind much of DHL’s recent weakness in that sector for more than a year. The newspaper cites two main factors in […]

Part I: The Amazing Express Race – China to US

Shanghai – After last week’s Cargo Facts Asia symposium, the Cargo Facts team spent a day exploring the city. Along with the other conference attendees, we had heard about the astounding growth China’s express sector has experienced since 2016. But we wondered, with the increasing innovation in the express sector globally alongside growth in cross-border […]
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