Hong Kong Air Cargo launches ground transportation service
April 04, 2018: Hong Kong Air Cargo has launched a ground transportation provider - Hong Kong Air Cargo Logistics, for the local Hong Kong market, in tandem with the cargo carrier. According to the freight carrier, the move aims to develop Hong Kong into a cargo transportation hub across the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao, Greater Bay Area.
Established in 2017, Hong Kong Air Cargo has expanded its footprint to cover 6 destinations in the region in less than a year.
The carrier currently operates cargo services from Hong Kong to Bangkok, Dhaka, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore and Taipei. Additionally, they are the general sales agent of Hong Kong airline’s cargo business. The all-cargo destinations of Hong Kong Airlines include Shanghai, Zhengzhou, Tianjin, Hangzhou, Dhaka, Almaty and Istanbul.
Zeng Meng, an Assistant chief executive officer of Hong Kong Air Cargo said: “Hong Kong Air Cargo has developed steadily since our establishment last year and we have seen remarkable achievements. With the completion of the Hong Kong–Zhuhai-Macao bridge, the Shenzhen-Zhongshan bridge as well as the “Belt and Road” and the “Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area” initiatives introduced by the Chinese Government, moving forward, Hong Kong Air Cargo will focus to develop a fully integrated transportation network in the Greater Bay Area including air cargo, ground transportation and warehousing services with an aim to build Hong Kong as the logistics hub.”Also read: Hong Kong airport community gets HK$1 billion relief package