Definition of airfreight
: freight transport by air in volume; also : the charge for this service
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Pilots for the airfreight companies contracted by Amazon to fly its Prime Air fleet clamored for better pay and working conditions from their employers.
Recent probes in the automobile-shipping and airfreight business suggest investigators won’t easily let go of questions over collusion, however.
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.
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