HOCO welcomes Mr Antonio Fiorenza

Hofstetter + Co. AG would like to announce that Mr Antonio Fiorenza has joined them in the role of Sales Manager, he will also be the Main IASA coordinator. Antonio has previously worked for HOCO between 1999 to 2005. He left to see the forwarding business from the customers side and joined a multinational company, where he worked in Switzerland, France, South Africa and the US. HOCO are pleased that Antonio has joined them again. Antonio looks forward to meeting all of you at the General Assembly in Istanbul in 2014.

Seajet Company Limited : Customs Bonded Warehouse

We are pleased to announce you that Seajet Company Limited has started running our own Customs Bonded Warehouse at Beijing Airport.

Your shipments coming to PEK will be delivered to our warehouse as long as you issue your MAWB to:

Seajet Company Limited
B-804 Soho New Town,88 Jianguo Road,
Chaoyang District,Beijing 100022, China
Tel: +86-10-69450501; +86-10-85803334

With pre-alert to air-import@seajet.com.cn before departure at your side.

With our professional team of both operation and customs brokerage at PEK airport, we are at the position to provide you with more efficient and reliable service for your inbound airfreight consolidation into Beijing airport as well as to cover your customer in northern China area.

Thanks very much for your persistent support and we look forward to a more fruitful cooperation with you in the future!

Managing Director: George Ma

Tabitha Indonesia : Ramadan & fuel Increment

As the biggest Muslim population country all over the world, Indonesia will certainly be very focused in terms of Muslim religious tradition of the most popular celebration called as Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr. A whole month before the Eid tradition, Muslims will spend the daylight hours in a complete fast and known as a blessed month of Ramadan. On the day of Eid al-Fitr, there will be 2 national holidays where this year it falls on August 8th to 9th and like most of the years the holiday will be rounded to a full week from between 3 days before and 3 days after the Eid al-Fitr.

Due to this long holiday, please be sure to arrange shipment for Import and Export with arrive and depart in Indonesia Port latest July 25th including customs clearance and release cargo from W/H regarding usually 14 days before Feast Of Eid Indonesian Government will instruct that large vehicles or trucking are prohibited crossing the main road except for the delivery of fuel and primary need for the community.
If keep do delivery after July 25th or approaching Fest Of Eid Day is needed escort to perform delivery and additional cost will applied estimated to be 2 or 3 times the normal rate.

Another news from Indonesia that must be known is the increment of fuel price for up to 25% which has prevailed from June 22nd ago.

Therefore please understand that this increment has affected to the whole inland transportation charges which is also increasing equivalently with the fuel increment.

Air Marine : ESPN 2013 X-Games

This April, Air Marine, working in conjunction with SOS Global, handled the packing, transportation, and logistics for ESPN’s 2013 X-Games in Foz Do Iguau, Brazil.


The following photos illustrate the preparation and handling of the cargo shipped for this global event.


Each competitor’s motocross bike was individually packaged for safe travel to competition.


Competitor’s motocross bikes, bicycles, skateboards, and accessories, such as helmets and gasoline, were tactically loaded.


After being packed and loaded, cargo was then transported to Miami International Airport for its travel to Brazil via 747 jumbo jets.


Some of the individuals who worked on this project.


The hard work of the Air Marine and SOS Global team resulted in an immensely successful event in Foz Do Iguau, Brazil.


General Assembly #74

23rd – 27th March 2013
@ Mexico

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