dnata has launched operations in Belgium with a 14,000m2 cargo centre at Brussels Airport, representing an investment of €8 million.
The facility includes 4,500m2 of warehouse space and is capable of processing 125,000 tonnes of cargo annually.
It is equipped with the latest technologies and complies with the highest industry standards ensuring safe handling of all types of cargo.
dnata already provides cargo and ground handling services to 25 cargo and eight passenger airlines at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
The teams at Amsterdam and Brussels will cooperate to deliver the highest possible value for customers at both airports.
Erik de Geoij, CEO of dnata Netherlands and Belgium says: “Our best-in-class facility at Brussels Airport significantly increases our cargo handling capacity in the region, which we expect to stimulate the local cargo industry. We see solid demand for our quality services and are confident that this strategic expansion will bring significant benefits to our stakeholders.”
Arnaud Feist, CEO of Brussels Airport Company says: “dnata has already positioned itself as a key cargo player at our airport with a dedicated infrastructure for pharmaceuticals and an active participation in our cargo community Air Cargo Belgium, consistent with Brussels Airport’s strategy to provide specialised infrastructure for vital sectors in our country, and to work towards mutual goals through collaboration.”