Nova Scotia seafood represented a significant portion of the record 36,938 metric tonnes of cargo (+8.5%) handled at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in 2018.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed between Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) and Sjømatterminalen AS to operate a new Seafood Centre at Oslo Airport.
A record 1.66 million tonnes of cargo passed through Amsterdam Schiphol in 2016, up 2.5% on 2015.
Millions of dollars worth of Nova Scotia seafood will be shipped overseas again this holiday season and, once again, Halifax Stanfield International Airport will play a key role in the huge operation.
Dubai's new mega hub in the making, Dubai World Central–Al-Maktoum International Airport (DWC), passed another milestone this week when it handled its millionth tonne of cargo.
Amsterdam Schiphol has blamed a reduction in cargo shipments between Asia and Europe for a 1.8% decline in freight volumes during the first quarter of 2015.