Zhengzhou Airport welcomes charter flight with live lobsters from North America
Jan 10, 2017: Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport welcomed a charter flight from Halifax, Canada Airport, on the evening of January 9. The United States National Airlines charter flight was full of live lobsters from Canada.
With this, Zhengzhou Xinzheng Airport imports North American seafood.
The security units at the airport geared up to handle 156 one hundred tonnes of live shrimp. The customs inspection and quarantine departments were also immediately involved to check and release.
It is understood that these Boston lobster are from Canada, Boston lobster, meat is more tender and detailed, the product has a variety of trace elements rich and delicious. Mainly grown in the North Atlantic Ocean near the Arctic cold sea waters, very cold water, so the growth was particularly slow, the "century lobster," said. These exotic lobsters from Zhengzhou will be delivered directly through the air transport to the domestic Guangzhou, Fujian, Shanghai, Shandong and other provinces and cities.
The latest statistics show that in 2016, Zhengzhou Airport has seen passenger throughput of 20.76 million passengers that represents an increase of 20 percent. On the other hand, cargo and mail throughput increased by 13 percent to reach 456,700 tonnes.