Being one of the busiest airports in the world, it is not surprising that there are many options for shipping air freight to Chicago, Illinois and the air freight rates reflect this competition. Most of the American and European airlines have regular services to and from Chicago and the competition for filling the aircraft with cargo is immense. Most major European airports will have several direct flights per day to Chicago, that is a lot of cargo capacity, add in the regular freighter options and you see the scale of the problem. Many airlines have resorted to slashing the air freight rates to Chicago and other airlines have followed suit for fear of losing the cargo revenue. The result is good news for shippers with exports to Chicago. Our advice is, negotiate hard for discounts while the airlines are struggling to fill their aircraft, you can guarantee that when the aircraft are full the airlines will introduce a surcharge.
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