Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), a global leader in transportation and logistics, has started developing a new MSC Air Cargo solution in response to customer demand and as a complementary service to its container shipping solutions.
MSC Air Cargo has been under development for several months and the new solution will be available from early next year, following the delivery of the first of four MSC-branded Boeing 777-200F aircrafts to be operated by Atlas Air, a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.
“We are delighted to announce the development of MSC Air Cargo and to welcome Jannie Davel to spearhead this exciting new offering for MSC clients. This is our first step into this market and we plan to continue exploring various avenues to develop air cargo in a way that complements our core business of container shipping.”MSC Chief Executive Officer Soren Toft
MSC has appointed Jannie Davel, formerly of Delta Cargo, Emirates SkyCargo and DHL to develop its air cargo business and to build the team that will implement it. He is an accomplished executive in the air freight industry, with nearly 30 years of industry experience. Most recently he served as the Managing Director Commercial, Delta Cargo based in Atlanta, Georgia.