Garuda Indonesia has been involved in the cargo business since its founding in 1949. As it continued developing new business potentials, in 1996, a Cargo Division was created to better focus on the growing cargo business. Ceaselessly seeking new opportunities, Cargo Garuda Indonesia, with its long-standing experience in the business, finally become a Strategic Business Unit (SBU) in 2002.
As part of its long-terms plans, Cargo Garuda Indonesia aims to become an independently managed subsidiary of Garuda Indonesia. This new status is expected to boost our competence in meeting market demands for air freight.
In addition to our modern cargo center located in the dedicated cargo area of the Soekarno - Hatta international Airport, Cargo Garuda Indonesia also operates its own fully domestic, export/ import warehouses, and rush handling area.
At present, Cargo Garuda Indonesia carries shipment to all domestic and international cities within Garuda Indonesia's network. In its plans to broaden international service, Cargo Garuda Indonesia has been establish hoist operation trough strategic partnerships. To accommodate its expanding network and it increased cargo volume, Cargo Garuda Indonesia will eventually operate a medium freighter to serve domestic and regional routes.
facing globalization and increased competition in the cargo industry, Cargo Garuda Indonesia diligently carries out continuous improvements in all aspects of its activities. Targeting higher levels of satisfaction through smooth service and professional service, it has introduced measures that emphasize on quality.
Anticipating an increasingly paperless trading environment, Cargo Garuda Indonesia has also commenced implementation IT systems with the name Garuda e-cargo that will accommodate IATA e-freight requirements.
With those ongoing improvements as well as the support from our professional, experienced and skilled staff, we more ever onwards and remain committed to display only the highest standard of performance. Focused on this goal, we are set on fulfilling our vision of being the most reliable cargo airline.