The Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services has received the Export & Import Cargo Transportation Award in China on February 7, 2018.
Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services, Africa’s largest cargo operator, received the award at a Customers Symposium organized by Guangzhou Bayiun International Airport,
The Ethiopian Airlines told ENA that top 10 international cargo carriers, domestic cargo carriers and cargo agents took part in the symposium.
Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, said “As one of the strategic business units under the Ethiopian Airlines Group, Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services has been registering remarkable growth and success in implementing our ambitious strategic road map, Vision 2025.”
He said “It is playing a leading role in supporting China – Africa investment and trade ties by availing critical air connectivity.”
With state of the art cargo terminals in its main hub in Addis Ababa, it is capable of accommodating one million tons annually.
Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services has eight dedicated freighters with another four on order.
Currently, it flies to 44 global freighter destinations globally covering five continents and is supporting the import-export of the continent.
Ethiopian has 13% share of the total international cargo transportation at Bayiun International Airport, according to the Ethiopian Airlines.