Schiphol has released the press note about the start of mainport program ‘Smart Cargo Airport Schiphol‘.

See the integrale Press release from Schiphol Here from Meantime Communications.


Schiphol Airport is the third largest air cargo hub in Europe, moving 1.6 million tonnes in 2015.

Schiphol offers 525.000 m2 of cargo warehouses, of which 40% have direct airside access. This includes facilities for perishables and pharma/life science cargo in multiple controlled-temperature zones, featuring refrigerated/deep-freezer and heated storage/handling facilities.

Over 150 logistics service providers are situated in the airport region, with over 50% of all American and Asian European Distribution Centres located in the Netherlands. Schiphol benefits from close proximity to the Ports of Rotterdam and Amsterdam and an unparalleled European road feeder and distribution network.

In March 2016, Schiphol and its cargo community launched the Pharma Gateway Amsterdam that offers a CEIV-certified, closed and transparent pharma airport process.

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Schiphol Group is an enterprise that operates airports in the Netherlands, conducts international operations and participates in foreign airports.

Operating Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is the Group’s largest activity.

Schiphol Group is the owner and operator of Rotterdam The Hague Airport and Lelystad Airport, and holds a majority share in Eindhoven Airport.

Schiphol Group’s mission is Connecting the Netherlands: permanently connecting the Netherlands to the rest of the world in order to contribute to economic welfare and social welfare in this country and elsewhere; Connecting to compete and to complete.

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