Addis Ababa April 29/2019 The Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services has won the ‘2019 Best Cargo Airline of Africa’ award, Ethiopian Airlines announced.
The Air Cargo News Cargo Airline of Year Awards, which crowns cargo airlines through online voting, is a highly respected award of recognition in the air cargo industry.
Speaking of the award, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Tewolde GebreMariam quoted as saying the award is “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.’’
“Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services has built the largest cargo terminal in Africa with an annual capacity of around one million tons and delivers cargo services spanning across 44 international destinations in Africa, the Gulf, Middle East, Asia, North Americas, Latin America and Europe”, he said
Moreover, with a rapid growth trajectory the Ethiopian Cargo and Logistic Services provide industry leading supply chain management catalyzing the import and export economies of African countries, he added.
It envisions to achieve an annual revenue of two billion dollars, annual uplift capacity of 820,000 tons and serve 60 international freighter destinations with 19 dedicated freighters by 2025.
The Ethiopian Cargo and Logistic Services is Africa’s largest network cargo operator and multi-award winner.