An Emirates Boeing 777F departing Los Angeles. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

Emirates SkyCargo: A Major Player in Perishable Air Cargo

Global cargo has been on a decline this year with a steady downward trend in 2019. At the beginning of the second quarter of this year global cargo had declined 4.7 percent versus the same time last year. This is in contrast to an overall net increase in freight capacity of 2.6 percent. This storm of decreasing demand and increasing supply is coming together at a tense time for the world. Geopolitical issues such as Brexit, trade tensions between the…