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Freightweek news update Week 30

SINGAPORE July 27, 2017. Singapore Airlines reported an operating profit of S$281 million for its second quarter ending June 30 on revenue of S$3.8 billion. Cargo profit was S$6 million. Read more: Sing.Q2_2017.pdf

ATLANTA: UPS reported an operating profit of US$2.2 billion on revenue of US$15.7 billion for Q2 2017. Read more: UPS_Q2_2017.pdf

LONDON: July 28, 2017. Clipper Logistics has reported a 20.6 percent rise in net profit to £12.5 million for its financial year ending April 30, 2017 on a 17.2 percent increase in revenue to £340.1 million. Read more: 2016_results.pdf

COSCO DevelopmentLONDON/MADRID: July 28, 2017. IAG Cargo has reported commercial revenue of €260 million for its 2017 second quarter ending June 30 - an increase of 7.6 percent year-on-year. Read more: Q2_comments.pdf

ATLANTA: July 27, 2017 – Delta Air Lines has named Shawn Cole, Vice President of Delta Cargo. Read more: Delta_VP_cargo.pdf

STANS/KEMPTEN: July 27, 2017. Logistics provider Dachser is investing some 6.5 million euros in a new 20,000-square-meter facility in Stans in Tyrol, Austria. Read more: austria.pdf

VALETTA: July 26, 2017. Malta Freeport Terminals has added a new weekly service linking major ports in India, Pakistan, Eastern Mediterranean and the Gulf. Read more: malta_link.pdf

DUBAI: July 25, 2017. Eniverse Technologies, a Dubai based technology group, and Skycart, a San Francisco-based drone company, plan to launch a delivery service in the emirate. Read more: Dubai_drones.pdf

LONDON: July 26, 2017. Pegasus Airlines increased its ancillary revenue from 10.1 percent of total revenue five years ago to 22 percent last year. Read more: Top_10_Airline_Ancillary.pdf

LONDON/MADRID: July 26, 2017. IAG Cargo says its 'Constant Climate' pharma shipments can now fly under its 'Critical' highest priority service. Read more: Constant_Climate.pdf

DUBAI: July 25, 2017. DP World handled 34.0 million TEU across its container terminals in the first half of 2017, an 8.2 percent year-on-year increase. Read more: DP_World_H1.pdf

SAVANNAH, GA: July 24, 2017. At its July board meeting the Georgia Ports Authority reported record fiscal year results and approved the purchase of six new ship-to-shore cranes. (Pictured: COSCO Development at Savannah.) Read more: record_year.pdf

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