Bridging the African gap
Ethiopian Airlines Group (ET) has partnered with Mailamericas (MA), a private postal operator and gold member of the consultive committee for the Universal Postal Union, to develop competitive cross border ecommerce services within Africa and the Middle East using Addis Ababa as a hub.
According to this partnership, Ethiopian Airlines will offer air transport service for carrying goods across its wide network while Mailamericas will provide its market expertise and the know-how it has gained in Latin America and Africa, where it has networks in over 40 countries.
As part of the partnership, Ethiopian Airlines will gain access to all bilateral agreements and private networks of Mailamericas in the regions, enabling it to offer competitive services to customers in Africa, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, and other parts of the world. (cj)