ACE and Budapest Airport are teaming up to present an exciting Air Cargo Logistics Event in the heart of Europe

ACE and Budapest Airport have partnered to organize the ACE Air Cargo Logistics event & the BUD Cargo Day, scheduled for October 7-9 2024 in Budapest, Hungary. ACE 2024 will be hosted at the prestigious Ritz-Carlton Budapest, coinciding with the 7th edition of the esteemed BUD Air Cargo Day conference. The event awaits interested parties ...

SME forwarders must adapt to airfreight market dynamics or lose business

The soft airfreight market has seen small and medium-sized forwarders gaining market share, but they will need to improve in some areas to retain that share.  Fiata chairman Turgut Erkeskin told delegates at the ACE air freight forwarding event in Abu Dhabi today that the market offered prime opportunities for smaller forwarders that can specialise ...

Geopolitical shocks pose the greatest threat to supply chain health

Geopolitics is the greatest risk facing forwarders and the air freight industry in 2024 – despite the potential for disruption to boost air cargo. Political crises were the number one concern, agreed delegates at the ACE air freight forwarding event in Abu Dhabi yesterday. “Geopolitical tensions are affecting our business,” said Turgut Erkeskin, president of ...

‘Speed-dating’, a refreshed FIATA and a newly emboldened air cargo industry

The market may be challenging; the mood for 2024 muted – but there is a breath of fresh air running through the air cargo industry. The new ACE event, held this week in Abu Dhabi, was rare for an air cargo conference: it attracted forwarders – the missing but crucial link from most shows – and focused ...

Forwarders losing out on the ecommerce business driving airfreight demand

Larger forwarders have been slow to embrace ecommerce – but it is the sector currently driving demand in airfreight. Last week, airfreight rates out of China to the US rose 14%, to $5.91/kg, according to the TAC Index, while to Europe rates rose 11%, to $4.61/kg. Market players said this current demand is driven by ...

AIR CARGO LEADERS HONORED WITH AWARDS AT ACE GALA DINNER AND AWARDS CEREMONY IN ABU DHABI

Four leaders in air cargo were recognised for their contributions to the industry during the awards ceremony at ACE Gala Dinner Abu Dhabi, Friday 15th December 2023: The ACE Awards Ceremony, held at Abu Dhabi’s Cafe de Mar, brought together key players from the international air cargo industry to celebrate four individuals for their work ...

Pharma shipping is trendy, ‘but service and quality level just isn’t there’

Despite heavy marketing by some carriers and forwarders, standards in pharmaceutical logistics are not always as good as are billed, and should be further standardised, according to one pharma shipper. Yulia Ceretaria, head of logistics for Early Health Group, should know: she was global pharma director for Volga-Dnepr Group and AirBridgeCargo before making the rare ...

ACE 2023: ENHANCING AIR CARGO LOGISTICS NETWORKING

Breaking boundaries in the air cargo industry, ACE 2023 soared to new heights, transcending the conventional event landscape. This unique gathering in Abu Dhabi seamlessly intertwined forward-thinkers from across the air cargo logistics spectrum – be it forwarders, consolidators airlines, or GSSAs – forging bonds in a setting that radiated freshness and class. The recent ...

Four Exceptional Air Cargo Leaders Honored with Special Awards at ACE Gala Dinner in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, December 5, 2023 In a dazzling celebration of excellence in the air cargo industry, the ACE Gala Dinner and Award Ceremony at the prestigious Cafe del Mar in Abu Dhabi witnessed the recognition of four outstanding leaders with special awards for their exceptional contributions. The gala took place during the 3rd ACE, held ...

FIATA recognised for its contributions to the global industry!

ACE 2023: FIATA President shares air cargo outlook The Air Cargo Event ("ACE") held in Abu Dhabi on 4-6 December 2023 provided the opportunity for the FIATA President Turgut Erkeskin and TIACA Director General Glyn Hughes to have a fireside chat on the 2023 air cargo market overview and 2024 forecast. Following the fireside chat, ...

ETIHAD CARGO TO HOST THIRD ACE CONFERENCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Abu Dhabi, UAE, Wednesday 18th October 2023: Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Aviation Group, will serve as host airline for the third ACE event, taking place between the 4th and 6th of December 2023. Held at the W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island hotel, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the focus ...

ACE 2023 CONNECTS FORWARDERS WITH AIRLINES AND SUPPLIERS FOR FACE-TO-FACE BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

Decision-makers from across the air cargo supply chain will come together to negotiate and trade with new and existing partners in Abu Dhabi next month Abu Dhabi, UAE, Friday 3rd November 2023: ACE 2023 will bring together freight forwarder, consolidator, and express courier commercial executives with decision makers from airlines, GSSAs, and solutions providers at ...

ACE 2023 BRINGS AIRLINES, GSSAS AND FORWARDERS TOGETHER

The ACE 2023 networking and conference event, from the 4th to the 6th of December, will host thought leaders from across the air cargo industry to discuss the challenges and opportunities in time critical logistics. Panel discussions at the conference, sponsored by online market place Airblox, will address the evolving role of GSSAs, as well ...

ACE 2023 conference brings forwarders, GSSAs, and airlines together to focus on time critical logistics challenges

Delegates at the three-day event in December will hear from experts on e-commerce logistics ecosystems, digitalization, and Middle East opportunities Abu Dhabi, UAE, [DATE]: The ACE 2023 networking and conference event, from the 4th to the 6th of December, will host thought leaders from across the air cargo industry to discuss the challenges and opportunities ...

ACE EVENT CONNECTS FORWARDERS AND AIRLINES

ACE 2023 is set to bring together freight forwarder, consolidator, and express courier commercial executives with decision makers from airlines, GSSAs, and solutions providers at a unique three-day event in Abu Dhabi, from the 4th to the 6th of December 2023. ACE, now in its third edition, includes three days of networking social events, as ...

Etihad Cargo to Host Prestigious ACE 2023 Conference in Abu Dhabi

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Aviation Group, will serve as host airline for the third ACE event, taking place between the 4th and 6th of December 2023. Held at the W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island hotel, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the focus of the conference will be on the ...

ACE 2023 TO FOCUS ON CONNECTING KEY INDUSTRY DECISION MAKERS AND ACCELERATING THEIR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

The by-invitation-only event will bring air cargo logistics and freight forwarding executives together for targeted business development and networking on 4-6 December 2023 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates ACE 2023, the exclusive annual air cargo logistics event, organized by Air Cargo Plus and Change Horizon will gather industry’s professionals for 3 days of quality ...