The new airfreight gateway and consolidation portal will be available exclusively to freight forwarders and transport-related companies, providing instant air freight wholesale rates, consolidation schedules, and bookings from major global hubs to 84 airports in Africa starting in Southern Africa by June 2021.
“Combining our extensive experience and expertise in air freight, with our new technological capabilities, will open up new and innovative ways for African logistics providers to conduct airfreight business, which will transform traditional notions of efficiency and routes to market,” said Chief Commercial Officer, Jade Da Costa.
“This is the first of many initiatives we are planning to release this year, which will bring enhanced value to the African logistics community as a whole. Aero Africa operates neutral scheduled air freight consolidations services from Asia and Europe to selected gateways in Africa,” he added.
“The new digital portal has been built tailored to the needs of the African logistics market, taken into consideration every small detail of the air freight procurement and consolidation management model at each gateway and African destination”Jade Da Costa – Chief Commercial Officer, Aero Africa
Da Costa added that the new portal will enable them to effectively digitize the air cargo logistics B2B community and to provide full visibility and transparency to their client’s airfreight import business.
“The new digital portal has been built tailored to the needs of the African logistics market, taken into consideration every small detail of the air freight procurement and consolidation management model at each gateway and African destination,” said Jade Da Costa.
With the accelerated economic growth on the African continent, and the matching increase in logistics activities from direct trade with Far East as well as the world, it has become critical in providing the logistics and aviation sector with a tailor-made simplified neutral air cargo solution, supported by a secure financial transacting platform in which to conduct air cargo business with Africa.