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Online shopping a big boost to air cargo industry, FedEx says

Online shopping and the launch of new personal electronic products in recent weeks have helped spur demand for express and air cargo early in the fourth quarter, boosting hopes of a sustainable rebound in the air cargo market next year.

Wednesday, 6 November, 2013, 4:54am 1 comment

Courier companies look to deliver a greener city

FedEx Express commissioned 10 electric vehicles in Hong Kong in March, the logistics giant's first zero-emission fleet in Asia as it attempts to reduce fuel consumption by 4 per cent in the city.

3 Apr 2013 - 3:28am

Clive Palmer comes the iron man with Citic Pacific

Relations between the Australian mining billionaire Clive Palmer and the Hong Kong-listed but state-owned Citic Pacific are not getting any better. Their dispute centres on what can best be described as the "troubled" Sino Iron Ore project in Western Australia.

27 Mar 2013 - 4:32am 1 comment

Rebound in Asian cargo buoys US shippers

A pickup in air cargo shipments from Asia may benefit shares of Expeditors International and FedEx as global economic growth improves.

19 Jan 2013 - 5:12am

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Geev Andre Bahrampoori, director of food & beverage, Courtyard by Marriott Bali Nusa Dua

13 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Manpower needs on the rise as air cargo volume soars

HONG KONG WAS born as a shipping gateway to China, but the international airport at Chek Lap Kok is the rising star of foreign trade.

With a rapidly growing workforce of 55,000, Hong Kong International Airport has been the world's busiest airport for international air cargo since it opened nearly a decade ago. In that time, the volume of air cargo has doubled.

23 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Guangzhou still on FedEx hub list

Federal Express (FedEx), Asia's No2 express operator, yesterday strengthened its commitments to two airports in the Philippines but said Guangzhou's new 18-billionyuan complex remained in the running to be the carrier's regional hub.

1 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

FedEx keeps its Asia-Pacific hub in Philippines

The news of a relocation to the former Clark air force base is a blow to Guangzhou

Federal Express (FedEx) will sign an agreement next month to relocate its Asia-Pacific hub to the former Clark air force base in the Philippines, perhaps as early as next year, according to sources.

31 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

FedEx head calls on SAR to relax aviation services rules

Senior executives at Federal Express (FedEx) have warned Hong Kong to adopt a more liberal aviation policy or risk losing ground to the Philippines.

Its AsiaOne hub is in Subic Bay, the Philippines.

12 Jul 2000 - 12:00am

FedEx delays direct-express service at Huangtian Airport

Federal Express Corp (FedEx) has put off plans to provide a direct-express service at Shenzhen's Huangtian Airport this month until all export procedures are properly in place.

The company plans to launch the service in April.

8 Oct 1998 - 12:00am