Category Archives: Air Freight

Korea Cargo Transport Workers’ Strike

The Korea Cargo Transport Workers’ Union began a strike at 7:00 a.m. today. The strike includes the Busan Port area.
There may be serious delays to cargo transportation, to include pick-up and delivery of ocean FCL and LCL, and air freight.
We will closely monitor the situation and provide updates as they become available.

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Strike in Spain – March 29

In Spain, a general strike is scheduled for Thursday, March 29. This may affect normal activity at Spanish airports, seaports, road terminals and customs. It may also impact import and export shipments to and from Spain.
It is our intention to keep our offices and facilities open and operational but, these particular circumstances may affect normal activity.

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Kuwait Strike Has Ended

The Kuwait Airways strike has ended. All flights have resumed on a normal schedule.

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Update: Kuwait Customs Strike

The Kuwait customs strike has ended. However, Kuwait Airlines is now on strike. We will provide updates as they become available.

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Giant Freighter Saves the Day

Agility chartered the world’s largest aircraft, the Antonov 225,to move two massive drums of marine cables from Sweden to South Korea. Click here to read more.

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SEA Branch Closure due to Extreme Weather

Due to a major snowstorm in the Seattle/Tacoma region, Agility SEA branch is closed on Wednesday, January 18, 2012.  We hope to resume operations on Thursday, January 19, 2012.  However, this is tentative depending on driving conditions. For further assistance, please contact Erin Brown in Seattle at +1 206.251.9518.

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Update on Thailand

Agility has been impacted by the flooding in Thailand but we are still operating as normal in a number of locations. For the latest updates please email asia@agilitylogistics.com

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48 Hour Strike in Brazil at Guarulhos Airport of Infraero

Please be advised that INFRAERO – Airport Customs Controller informed that they will interrupt their works during 48 hours, starting on Midnight (0h 00min) of 10.20.2011.
As a result we will have delays on flights operations, storages, clearances and handling at GUARULHOS Airport/ São Paulo.

Posted in Agility General Update, Air Freight, Americas, Brazil, Freight Forwarding, Products, Region

Update on Flooding in Thailand

After heavy rains in Thailand in recent weeks many provinces in the northern and central regions are now impacted by high levels of flood water and the affected area is expected to widen in the coming days. The fast-flowing flood water is moving downward from the northern region to the central region and flooding is […]

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USA Operations Normal After Hurricane Irene

All Agility offices, marine terminals, port operations, and rail ramp operations are back to business as usual on the US East Coast.

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