TIACA Strengthens Presence in Key Latin American Markets

TIACA has signed three Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with key Latin American organizations and has appointed a sales agent to further grow its presence in the region. The MoUs are with Buenos Aires, Argentina-based Americas Alliance (AA), Bogotá, Colombia-headquartered Federation of National Associations of Cargo Agents and International Logistical Operators of Latin America and the Caribbean (ALACAT), and Santiago, Chile-based logistics provider AGUNSA. AGUNSA has also been appointed as TIACA’s sales agent ... [+]

Balancing capacity and demand — looking ahead to 2018

A Message from Sebastiann Scholte, Chairman, TIACA: So far 2017 has proven to be a year with solid growth for air cargo across different industries in all regions. For the last four quarters, demand has outpaced supply by more than six percent points; the first time in many years. Subsequently load ... [+]

TIACA Announces Miami Venue for Air Cargo Forum 2020

TIACA has announced that its 2020 Air Cargo Forum (ACF) will take place in Miami, Florida, USA, and will be co-located with both Multimodal Americas and Supply Chain Americas. TIACA’s showcase biennial event brings together supply chain decision makers ... [+]

TIACA to partner with ICAO to hold a joint conference in Ethiopia this summer.

TIACA is partnering with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to hold a joint conference of the 2nd Air Cargo Africa Meeting planned for June 27-29th in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ethiopian Airlines headed by their CEO Tewolde GebreMariam together with the Civil Aviation Authorities will be hosting this event with ... [+]

CIFFA will partner with TIACA and Multimodal Americas at ACF in Toronto

The Canadian International Freight Forwarders’ Association (CIFFA) will partner with TIACA and Multimodal Americas at the Air Cargo Forum (ACF) in Toronto in October 2018. The announcement comes as Vladimir Zubkov formally takes the helm as TIACA’s new Secretary General, replacing Doug Brittin, who retired at the end of ... [+]

TIACA lobbies TSA on use of canines

TIACA has submitted fresh comments to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in support of increased use of canine screenings for air cargo security. The move comes after the TSA issued a Request for Information (RFI) from industry on potential use of third-party canines to screen air cargo. “TIACA strongly supports ... [+]

Vladimir Zubkov appointed new TIACA Secretary General

Zubkoy has more than 40 years experience in the air transport industry, including senior roles with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), and, most recently, as Vice President of the Volga-Dnepr Group of Companies. He has been a member of the TIACA Board since 2011 and is the Chairman of the ... [+]

Brussels Airport head of cargo Steven Polmans Appointed to TIACA Board

Steven Polmans, Head of Cargo at Brussels Airport Company (BAC), has been appointed to TIACA's Board of Directors. Polmans pledged to continue encouraging greater collaboration across the supply chain to cope with a rapidly changing industry, starting with TIACA's Air Cargo Forum in Paris next month. Polmans, who has over 15 years' ... [+]

TIACA chief to step down

Doug Brittin, secretary general of the International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) since 2013, has announced that he plans to retire at the end of this year. A selection committee, under the direction of TIACA vice-chairman Sebastiaan Scholte of Jan de Rijk Logistics has been established and has commenced the process to ... [+]

Shippers take Center Stage at TIACA Executive Summit

Shippers operating in the air cargo industry will be given a voice at The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA)’s Executive Summit, which takes place from May 22-24 in Hollywood Beach, FL. ... [+]

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