Cathay Pacific recently announced that it will recommence flights between Hobart to Hong Kong from 29 November 2021.

The announcement comes after this direct air freight link service with Asia ceased earlier this year.

The recommencement of flights by the airline will help Tasmanian businesses continue to export produce to the world. Flights are expected to operate weekly and will continue after Christmas to coincide with the cherry season.

With IFAM expect to continue to operate to mid-2022, AUSVEG recommends Australian vegetable exporters maintain regular dialogue with their freight forwarders to understand any changes to flight schedules, capacity and pricing.

For further information on IFAM, please contact the AUSVEG Export Department on (03) 9882 0277 or at

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