UNECE and IATA Strengthen Cooperation for Trade Facilitation Implementation

The signing of a memorandum of understanding between IATA and the UNECE (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe) to promote implementation of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement, in Geneva on 12 May 2015  Present in the photo: Tony Tyler, IATA Director General and CEO and Christian Friis Bach, UNECE Executive Secretary, along with Tom Windmuller … [Read more…]

IATA: Air Freight Resumes Modest Growth Trend

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets, showing a modest 1.6% rise in volumes in March compared to a year ago, measured in Freight Tonne Kilometers (FTK). The industry’s March performance stands in sharp contrast to the exceptionally strong 12.2% rise reported for February. February’s performance, however, was positively … [Read more…]