dnata awarded China Eastern contract in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, 27 June, 2016 - Global air services provider, dnata, has signed an agreement with Chinese carrier - China Eastern, to provide cargo handling services for the airline’s flights to and from Shanghai. 

China Eastern operates four weekly flights between Shanghai and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol using the Airbus A330 aircraft. dnata Amsterdam already handles cargo for China Cargo Airlines the subsidiary of China Eastern Airlines and now successfully brings into its portfolio, the cargo handling contract for the China Eastern flights expecting to handle over 2000 tons of cargo annually for the airline.    

“We are honoured that China Eastern has selected dnata to be their preferred cargo handling partner. It underpins our ability and innate understanding of the requirements of Asian carriers, to provide them with the service they expect. As China’s outbound travel continues to rise, we look forward to handling higher volumes for our customers,” said Mr. Erik de Goeij CEO dnata, The Netherlands. 

Established in 1959, dnata is one of the world’s largest air services providers offering ground handling, cargo, travel, IT solutions and flight catering services across six continents. The company has an outstanding reputation for providing high quality, customer-orientated assistance and has a global reach extending to 75 countries.