Hong Kong e-AWB Workshop


“E-AWB Workshops” have been started to be organized abroad to spread the usage of
e-AWB worldwide, which we have been leading as a flag carrier in Turkey. First organization has been organized with the participation of many agencies and CCS (Cargo Community System) officials on August 2 in Hong Kong.

Turkish Cargo Air Waybill Data Quality Supervisor, Mustafa Asim SUBASI began to the organization with his presentation about practice on e-AWB which will provide productivity growth and speed up to the documentation processes in air cargo carriage. In the meeting, implementation steps of e-AWB and mutual assessments on transition calender have also been explained.

In the scope of the plan for Hong Kong to capture the 70% e-AWB rate, it is planned that implementation will be mandatory for all agencies at the end of October. The process that started with Hong Kong, is foreseen to increase the use of e-AWB on the global scale with workshops to be organized primarily in Asia and the Far East and later in other Regional Centers.