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Experts say the late surge is being driven by accelerating e-commerce growth, which is driving a big increase in airfreight and ocean shipments across the Pacific.
The manufacturing scramble has helped boost airfreight volumes this year, and the competition for space inside the phones could restructure some factory supply chains.
Air operators seem to be benefiting: analysts WorldACD say global airfreight volume jumped 16.4% in March, and business out of Europe and Asia soared 19%.
Pilots for the airfreight companies contracted by Amazon to fly its Prime Air fleet clamored for better pay and working conditions from their employers.
Adji Gunawan of the airfreight company PT Jasa Angkasa Semesta (JAS) reportedly told the Antara news agency that his company used 572 workers to effectively arrange transport of the Saudi cargo.
Maersk plans to move more ships in and out of APM Terminals, its own global ports operator, and move more cargo inland through DAMCO, its supply-management division handling airfreight, trucks and warehouses around the world.
Recent probes in the automobile-shipping and airfreight business suggest investigators won’t easily let go of questions over collusion, however.
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