Ethiopian Cargo transports 95 million flower stems for Valentine’s season
Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics services has transported 95,833,333 million stems of flowers (4600 tons) from Nairobi and Addis Ababa in a two weeks’ time of Valentines’ season.
Ethiopian shipped 1,600 tons from Nairobi and 3,000 tons from Addis Ababa to Belgium, Cote d’Ivoire, Germany, Italy, UAE, the United States, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, South Africa and many more destinations through its vast global network.
Regarding the shipment, Mr. Fitsum Abady, Managing Director of Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services remarked, “We are glad to serve our global customers on the special occasion. We have been able to establish an effective cold chain which maintains flowers in a temperature controlled environment throughout the transportation process and ensures efficient delivery to the intended destinations.’’
Operating modern and young fleet, Ethiopian Cargo and Logistic Services is known for the shipment of perishable goods through its ultra-modern temperature controlled facilities with optimum condition. It is to be recalled that Ethiopian had also been transporting necessary medical supplies globally, contributing to the global fight against COVID-19. Ethiopia is the second top flower exporting country from Africa due to the support of Ethiopian Airlines latest cargo facility and largest network.