Aviation: Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services Wins Best Cargo Airline –Africa Award
Ethiopian Cargo & Logistic Services, Africa’s largest network cargo operator and multi-award winner has once again been crowned with ‘2019 Best Cargo Airline –Africa’ Award at the Air Cargo News Awards ceremony held in London, UK.
Air Cargo News is the leading source of cargo news, information, interviews of industry leaders, industry analysis and reports to the global airfreight industry. The “Cargo Airline of the Year” award from Air Cargo News is the most prestigious and highly respected award of recognition in the air cargo industry.
Regarding the award, Group Chief Executive Officer of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, remarked “We are truly honoured to have received this prestigious award and the accolade is an endorsement of our dedication and our heavy investment in expanding our cargo services globally and a testimony to the leading role that Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services is playing to the socio- economic development in Africa and the rest of the world with safe, secure, dependable and competitive cargo and logistics services.’’
In line with its Vision 2025, Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services has built the largest cargo terminal in Africa with an annual capacity of around 1 million tons and delivers cargo services spanning across 44 international destinations in Africa, the Gulf, Middle East, Asia, North Americas, Latin America and Europe with its dedicated freighters of 11 B777F and 2 B738F as well as over 400 tons of daily belly capacity.
With a rapid growth trajectory, Ethiopian Cargo & Logistic Services provides industry leading supply chain management catalyzing the import and export economies of African countries. By 2025, Ethiopian Cargo & Logistic Services envisions to achieve an annual revenue of 2 billion dollars, annual uplift of 820,000 tons and serve 60 international freighter destinations with 19 dedicated freighters.