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Fight COVID-19 Together. Flight from China to Czech republic takes off with Anti-Epidemic Supplies

“With the rapid spread of the COVID-19 worldwide, the global demand for anti-epidemic materials is growing rapidly. Recently, Dragon Logistics Corp. was assigned an urgent commission from Czech Airlines to deliver a batch of anti-epidemic materials purchased by the Czech government from Chinese suppliers. The materials included nearly 3 million facial masks of about 11.1 [...]

Covid 19 – Confiscation of medical supplies by airfreight

Due to shortage of medical supplies there’s a risk that local government can confiscate – seize a shipment at supplier’s warehouse, or at an origin or transit airport. Therefore all air shipments that contain medical supplies from China, Hong Kong are now requiring 100% pre-payment of goods as well as freight, and in some cases a [...]

Cargo agents put pressure on IATA and airlines to extend a grace period on freight payments

In the COVID-19 pandemic scenario which is a “force majeure“, and the current lockdowns and entry bans in trade and transport logistics activities in regions like India, Africa, and beyond, it has become impossible for the majority of air cargo agents to remit the payments to IATA (CASS) and the airlines on the due date [...]

Smart tips for effective airfreight quote management.

Consolcargo moved 25 tonnes of masks from Colombia to China

Massive air movement of surgical masks was managed by NAP member Consolcargo at the end of February and beginning of March, through their export air service. Consolcargo moved more than 25 Tons of this product to China, due to the Covid-19 emergency. "Thanks to our strategic allies, we were able to move these dimensions by [...]

CharterSync Responds

"Whilst the wellbeing of our family, friends, colleagues and clients is our top priority, we also recognise our commercial responsibility to you, our valued NAP client, as we navigate these unprecedented times. With this in mind, we have initiated our Covid-19 response plan to help us prepare for the worst whilst we continue to hope for [...]