|Vol. 16 No. 79||
Thursday October 5, 2017
Once again, FIATA
brought forward some smart, interesting, and very appealing young forwarding
talent at the opening of the organization’s World Congress event
taking place this week in Kuala Lumpur.
On Wednesday, October 4, FIATA opened its Annual World
Congress in Kuala Lumpur in grand style, revealing a new crop of young,
up-and-coming Gen Y logistics professionals. The gathering included the
best and brightest forwarders who are bringing innovation and creativity
to the industry.
Positive Audience Feedback
Rolando Alvarez, newly
elected President of the Freight Forwarders Association of Panama and
Director, Up Cargo-EMO Trans partner in Panama, noted, “the training
programs of FIATA are the best in the world.”
World Regional Winners
Pictured at the top of
the story is the “Class of 2017” regional winners who submitted
dissertations of how to best handle an import and also an export shipment.
Thanks To The Supporters
were short presentations from David Logan, The South African Association
of Freight Forwarders; Alvin Chua, Federation of Malaysian Freight Forwarders;
Ruth Snowden, Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association and
Seamus Kavanagh, Irish International Freight Forwarders Association, some
of the organizations around the world that support YIFFY.
9 For EMO China
Virgin Atlantic Cargo and Delta Cargo opened combined Pharma
handling at London Heathrow at their Cargo Point facility.
Qatar Airways recently took delivery of the first
of two new B747-8 freighters.
of the most important pioneering journalists in air cargo history, Richard
Malkin died peacefully at home this past July 11, 2017.
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