Introduction: UPS (UPS) yesterday in Hong Kong announced that the official launch of Hong Kong to Europe the next day courier and heavy goods a courier service, also add weekly class 4 from Hong Kong to fly to direct flights from the airport in Cologne, Germany, so that the route capacity increased 60%.
United Parcel Service (UPS) yesterday in Hong Kong announced the official launch of Hong Kong to Europe the next day courier and heavy goods a courier service, also add weekly class 4 from Hong Kong to fly to direct flights from the airport in Cologne, Germany, so that the route capacity increased 60%.
UPS previously provided 8 classes from Hongkong to Cologne class, midway through the Dubai. Current will transit flights to Dubai to seven classes per week, but also increase the class 4 with Boeing 747 cargo plane hold fly non-stop flights, a total of 11 European flights, increasing capacity and efficiency of the route. The next day courier service can be within 1 day of the shipment from Hong Kong arrived in 18 European countries and 39 major cities, compared with non direct flights to shorten 1, according to the company.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) had earlier predicted that Hong Kong Airport cargo will be in 2014 reached 530 million tons, when Hong Kong is the second largest international air cargo hub, from 2009 to 2014 volume grew at an average annual rate of 12.2%, growth will be the highest in the world. UPS north, President of the Asia Pacific region the ancient cypress said, this time in the European routes a class is mainly support Hong Kong's own needs, especially to shorten the delivery time, so that customers at a faster speed of the response to the market demand change.
The company's Asia Pacific transshipment center in Shenzhen, opened last May, is an important hub for the company's Asia - region route. Cooper said that although the company in Shenzhen, the establishment of the Asia Pacific transshipment center, but based on South China freight demand trend, last year and this year have increased capacity for Hong Kong routes, to cope with the area in the next few years cargo volume of double-digit growth.
He said the company to increase the international route of Hongkong departure capacity, improve the Asian freight route network, if Hongkong as soon as possible to build third runway, the company and the entire air transport industry are favorable.
In addition, Hong Kong and Macau, managing director of Zachary said that although other industry launched earlier Hong Kong to Europe the next day courier service, but he believes that ups in Europe have larger transport network, will be better able to attract Hong Kong exporters.
Cologne cargo center is the company's largest European aviation freight transportation network hub, launched a new overnight mail Europe direct flights began yesterday, every week from Monday to Thursday starting from Hong Kong, seven other non direct our class meeting a week 5 days from Hong Kong of non taxation of the letters and papers of service provided covering 34 countries, taxable small parcel service covers 18 countries. In addition, the company will also be carried out in Hongkong in April 1st to American superior LCL shipping services, shorten the shipping time of 40%.