Kintetsu World Express goes with OAG

Kintetsu World Express (KWE) has signed a contract for its operations in 10 countries in Europe and South Africa to use OAG Cargo’s Airfreight Rates (AFRA) application to distribute and search for real-time worldwide cargo rates. “By expanding our usage of AFRA into an additional seven countries will enable us to build excellent working relationships […]


Kintetsu World Express (KWE) has signed a contract for its operations in 10 countries in Europe and South Africa to use OAG Cargo’s Airfreight Rates (AFRA) application to distribute and search for real-time worldwide cargo rates.

“By expanding our usage of AFRA into an additional seven countries will enable us to build excellent working relationships within our KWE group and our customers as a global logistics partner,” said Thomas Weppelmann, director business development Europe and Africa region, Kintetsu World Express.

Bart Jan Haasbeek, director key accounts at OAG Cargo, added: “Kintetsu has been a customer of AFRA in Germany, the UK, Netherlands and Belgium and with this new agreement, it is extending its use of the application to also include the Czech Republic, France, Ireland, Italy, South Africa, Switzerland and Sweden. This clearly demonstrates the value the company is deriving from using AFRA.”