Record-breaking attendance at 9th Caspian Air Cargo Summit

Russia & CIS Sustainability
Silk Way West Airlines hosted this year’s 9th edition of the Caspian Air Cargo Summit in Baku - the best attended conference in its history.

Taking place on 23-25 October at the JW Marriott Absheron Hotel, more than 400 delegates from more than 40 countries, including representatives from Silk Way participated in the event.

During the conference, current trends, challenges, and opportunities in the airfreight sector were discussed and innovative solutions for the future were explored.

Major players in the air cargo industry attending included Boeing, Airbus, Embraer, TIACA, Turkish Airlines, Rolls-Royce, GE Aerospace, ACL Airshop, Alibaba Group, Kales Group, and dnata.

All shared valuable information and updates on the future cargo aircraft and next-generation engines, and discussed sustainability and innovation in logistics and supply chains, highlighting the growing role of e-commerce in logistics and air cargo. 

“Amid unprecedented turbulence and transformation in the air cargo industry, the Caspian Air Cargo Summit 2023 has been a key platform in forging connections and gaining vital forward-looking information. The 9th edition of the Summit, the foundation of which was laid back in 2006, and over the years has become one of the leading business forums of the country. This year’s event was the best ever attended, showcasing our sector’s dynamism, opening up new perspectives and uniting key industry players with a shared vision for the future,” said Wolfgang Meier, President of Silk Way West Airlines.