Ethiopian Starts Dedicated Freighter Service from Bahir-Dar to Europe to facilitate the Export of Horticultural Products

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed January 29, 2018 14:24

Ethiopian Starts Dedicated Freighter Service from Bahir-Dar to Europe to facilitate the Export of Horticultural Products

Ethiopian Airlines has launched a direct freighter flight from Bahir Dar to Liege, one of the largest Ethiopian flower importer destinations, carrying 45 tons of flowers on January 24,
2018.

Ethiopian now flies to 21 domestic points with multiple frequencies enabling economic integration between and among regions, encouraging tourism, possible.

Tewolde Gebremariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines said: “Ethiopian has positioned itself as the major catalyst for the movement of these products from the country to the world via its rich global network. Today’s milestone is a showcase that Ethiopian will also launch similar services from other flower producing regional states. Ethiopia being rich with abundant fertile land, it can reach to the global market with its fresh and quality flowers among other agricultural produces. We shall continue to support the export sector and the national economy with our convenient global cargo and passenger services.”

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed January 29, 2018 14:24