Addis Ababa Hub

The existing cargo terminal covers:
  • Apron area:   44,390 square meters
  • Terminal size:  14,000 square meters
  • Capacity:  350,000 tones of air cargo per annum
  • Cold room size:  2,000 square meters, cold room storage: 130 tones of palletized cargo
  • Office area:    4,500 square meters
  • Parking area:  19,200 square meters
New Cargo Terminal

The new cargo terminal project has two phases and the first phase is 86% completed with expected inaugural date in June 2017. Based on completion of the two phases Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services will have;

  • Parking area: 13 B747-800F
  • Capacity 1.55 million tons of cargo per annum.

We provide ramp handling services to freighters which fully integrate with our physical cargo handling service, giving maximum efficiency between air-side operations and Terminal Operated by our Ramp Services Unit. Our Ramp Handling services comprise the following

  • Aircraft loading and unloading
  • Storage and securing of loads in aircraft
  • All documentation for ramp handling services

Our terminal provides state-of-the-art facilities for air cargo handling. With all facilities integrated by our highly automated cargo handling systems, we offer a complete range of time-efficient Physical Handling services designed to help speed up your business process.

Our highly automated ULD Storage System is one of the most sophisticated devices of cargo handling technologies, enabling us to process cargo with unprecedented speed, transparency and reliability.

Our cargo build-up and break-down workstations are designed to handle both import and export cargo, ensuring maximum efficiency in the use of terminal facilities. Our automated Cargo storage and retrieval systems, facilitated by forklift and stacker operators using wireless radio frequency handheld terminals, connect workstations with every process point, allowing the smooth flow of cargo within the Main Terminal Building up from acceptance to the delivery points.

Using the automated cargo handling and storage systems inside our Cargo Terminal means that human handling is minimized. Our Racking System is fully customs-bonded with both computerized and human security systems providing maximum protection. The Main Terminal Building has more than 38 close circuit television cameras and security access control system to safeguard the security of stored cargo and the premises.

We provide one-stop-shop service to help speed up the import and export processes. Fully integrated with our warehouse handling and ramp handling services, we offer the following document handling services.

To help speed up the export process we offer the following services:

  • Checking, accepting
  • Processing manifests
  • Load estimates
  • Load preparation
  • For more information Download the document here General information Export

Airlines, freight forwarders and shippers can enjoy the following import documentation services:

  • Arrival notification
  • Document release
  • Customs clearance by import brokers
  • Quarantine process
  • Express discharge of special cargo

For more information Download the document here General information import

Addis Ababa Bole International Airport