Swissport wins cargo award

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Swissport International has been voted Best Cargo Ground Handler in Africa by the STAT Media Group.

The award was given to Swissport during the annual Air Cargo Africa event, which was held in February in Johannesburg.

“We are very proud and thankful to receive this award,” commented Mark Skinner, SVP Middle East & Africa of Swissport International. “It shows that our investments and efforts to provide the best possible service to our customers across Africa are paying off.”

Swissport has a long and successful history in Africa after entering the ground handling market there in 1998. Since then, its African network has grown to 49 airports in nine countries with a workforce of currently more than 8,000 staff members. In the past, Swissport has repeatedly been awarded for its expertise in ground handling and cargo services, having gained the plaudit African Cargo Handler of the Year three times in all.

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