November 13, 2014: Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) – Hong Kong's largest independent cargo handler – has been honoured with an award by one of its major customers, AirBridgeCargo Airlines.

ABC award 2014The Best Service Provider Asia Pacific Region award – one of the regional awards presented at the airline's 10th anniversary gala dinner in Shanghai – recognised Hactl's performance as the airline's handler for its important Hong Kong services since it began operations on the route in 2006.

Says Joanna Li, Vice President - Asia & Pacific, AirBridgeCargo Airlines: "Hactl has served AirBridgeCargo since 2006 and we always feel comfortable being served by Hactl with its hassle-free one-stop service from warehouse to ramp handling."

"Over the years, Hactl has offered to us a consistently high level of service setting the quality benchmark in terms of ground handling. Without doubt Hactl is the 'Best Service Supplier' in our region."

Hactl Chief Executive Mark Whitehead received the award, accompanied by Chief Operating Officer Chee Hong Tan and Executive Director Simon Fu. Speaking after the event, Mark Whitehead said: "We strive for the highest standards every day, and it's deeply gratifying when a major customer takes the time and trouble to recognise our efforts with such an accolade and such kind words. We look forward to providing AirBridgeCargo with the same strong support for many years to come."

Caption: (left to right): Chee Hong Tan (Hactl Chief Operating Officer); Denis Ilin (AirBridgeCargo Executive President); Mark Whitehead (Hactl Chief Executive); Robert Van de Weg (AirBridgeCargo SVP Sales and Marketing); Simon Fu (Hactl Executive Director)