Turkish Cargo, the Turkish Airlines cargo brand, which has achieved the highest growth rate among the top 25 air cargo carriers, is planning an expedition to İzmir every day on May 28.
Turkish Cargo Deputy General Manager Turhan Özen, Vice President of Cargo Sales Ahmet Kaya, Ankara, Istanbul, Izmir, Antalya, Adana provinces Cargo Managers answered the airline cargo questions of fresh fruit and vegetable exporters, pandemic process. evaluated.
President of the Association of Aegean Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Exporters who moderated the meeting Hayrettin aircraft, increasing the number of flights in order to meet all the needs of Turkish Cargo exporters during the coronavirus said it continued to be the solution partner of Turkey for manufacturers and exports.
“While the restriction on travel due to the coronavirus reduced the traffic of passenger aircraft, it brought the density on the cargo aircraft side. In addition to cargo planes, cargo is carried by the planes in THY's passenger fleet. With Turkish Cargo, which has the world's sixth largest air cargo carrying capacity, we ship our value added products with low shelf life to many countries."
"Unit prices and fees will become more reasonable as the number of flights opens. In 2019, 6 million 213,000 dollars of fresh fruit and vegetables were transported by air in exchange for 19,000 761 tons of products. Exports of fresh fruits and vegetables made by air last year increased by 2018 percent in value.”
Having said that the highest export of fruits and vegetables by air is to Hong Kong with 4 million 309,000 dollars, he said that Norway followed Hong Kong with 2 million 525,000 dollars and Singapore with 1 million 656,000 dollars.