Ethiopian wins best African cargo airline awards

Ethiopian Cargo and Logistic Services says it has won ‘2019 Best Cargo Airline –Africa’ Award at the Air Cargo News Awards  held in London, UK.

By 2025, Ethiopian Cargo & Logistic Services envisions to achieve an annual revenue of $2 billion, annual uplift of 820,000 tons and serve 60 international freighter destinations with 19 dedicated freighters.

Regarding the award, Group Chief Executive Officer of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, remarked “We are truly honored 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 States, 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.

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 Airlines has saifd in its press statement. 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. The award ceremony is held on April 26, 2019.