Tag: DHL

  • DHL ups capacity on its Asia Air Network

    Robust intra-Asian volumes have led DHL to increase capacity between Hong Kong and Singapore, which it serves through Air Hong Kong, a joint venture between Cathay Pacific and DHL. A 110 tonne capacity Boeing 747-400F will replace the current...... Read More
  • China throws up barrier to int’l express carriers

    A new Chinese postal law may make life difficult for international express carriers operating in China to expand their business. The Chinese government on enacted a new postal law on 24 April that bars foreign companies from delivering domestic...... Read More
  • Deutsche Post potential Royal Mail bidder

    Germany’s Deutsche Post has emerged as a potential bidder for a stake in Britain’s Royal Mail, as the UK government attempts to partially privatise the state-owned postal company. The parent of express and logistics giant DHL has joined a...... Read More
  • DHL forecasts 20% cargo drop, 1st improvement 2010

    The head of DHL Global Forwarding (DHL GF), the world’s largest forwarder, said the company expects shipping volume – both air and ocean shipments – around the world to decline 20 per cent in the first half of 2009...... Read More
  • Liepzig/Halle sees jump in cargo thanks to DHL

    Boosted by DHL’s establishment of its Europe hub at the airport, Leipzig/Halle Airport has reported a 2008 throughput of almost 450,000 tonnes of cargo, making it the third largest logistics airport in Germany. Leipzig/Halle and Dresden Airports, both subsidiaries...... Read More
  • DHL finally bails out of US domestic ops

    After weeks of speculation DHL finally bailed out on its five-year push to become the “third alternative” to UPS and FedEx in the US express market. From early 2009 all domestic US services will cease as the company focuses...... Read More
  • DHL taps Polar Air for transpacific

    DHL Express has launched a new transpacific partnership with Polar Air Cargo, a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. The inaugural flight will take off from Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) destined for Wilmington (ILN), Ohio, DHL’s central...... Read More
  • DHL

    DHL has announced the appointment of Hans Hickler as CEO for its Global Customer Solutions (GCS) organisation, responsible for the customer relationship management of the group’s largest customers worldwide. DHL, part of German global mail, express and logistics group...... Read More
  • DHL doubles Central Asia Hub

    Deutsche Post World Net subsidiary DHL has expanded its Central Asia hub at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) a full five years ahead of schedule, in response to rapid growth in express demand.... Read More
  • DHL races around the world with F1

    Singapore’s ground breaking Formula One (F1) night race saw the premier racing event’s official logistics provider in action, transporting nearly 272 tonnes of airfreight on three B747s. Each F1 race sees the specialised DHL F1 team of 9-15 people...... Read More