United and Lufthansa Plan Enhanced Cargo Cooperation Between U.S. and Europe - Global Trade Magazine
  December 17th, 2015 | Written by

United and Lufthansa Plan Enhanced Cargo Cooperation Between U.S. and Europe

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  • United and Lufthansa are discussing the possible alignment of IT and warehouse facilities.
  • Cooperation of United and Lufthansa will create a more efficient and comprehensive transatlantic cargo network.
  • Cooperation of United and Lufthansa will increase the choices and benefits available to cargo customers.

United Airlines and Lufthansa plan to enhance their current cooperation to include cargo cooperation by United Cargo and Lufthansa Cargo on routes between the U.S. and Europe.

The parties are discussing a wide variety of possible elements of the planned cooperation to create a seamless network for the shipping industry, including an alignment of information technology services and warehouse facilities.

The planned cooperation of United Cargo and Lufthansa Cargo will create a more efficient and comprehensive transatlantic cargo network and increase the choices and benefits available to cargo customers.

Implementation of this enhanced cargo cooperation is subject to finalization of the commercial arrangement and compliance with existing EU and U.S. regulations and necessary government approvals.

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