Cargo In Action

From field to Far East

We follow the journey of the Pacific Northwest cherry as the last fruits of the season are picked and shipped. Text by PHIL HEARD, photography by MIKE PICKLES

Scallops bring record volumes to Sapporo

Hokkaido’s natural bounty is producing a cargo upturn

Transporting the Pacific Northwest’s record cherry harvest

The cherry harvest this year tore up the record books. Here's how these delicate fruits are transported thousands of miles in good condition

How Cathay Pacific is making Shipments Document-Free

Jackson Chan, cargo services manager - eFreight, explains a strategy for getting rid of paperwork

Transhipments at the Hong Kong hub

Much of the cargo that arrives in Hong Kong is in the form of transhipments, which benefit from paperless processes and speedy customs clearance. PHIL HEARD reports