AAF News

The Alaska Construction Industry

Alaska Air Forwarding has had a hand in building Alaska over the years, supporting the industry in commercial and residential construction areas. Construction occurs year-round in Alaska. However, most building happens during the extra-long days of summer when the sun shines between 17 and 24 hours a day. The long summer days make for a…
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SEA and ANC Airport Features

Alaska Air Forwarding uses Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA) and Anchorage International Airport (ANC) to ship some of our cargo and freight. Here are some of the features and upgrades that support the commercial shipping industry at each location. Seattle-Tacoma International SEA expanded its cargo area in 2015 to support the growing demand for shipping cargo. Two…
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The Commercial Fishing Industry in Alaska

According to McDowell Group (2020), Alaska produces about 60% of the nation's commercial fisheries, producing various seafood, including salmon, crab, Pacific cod, shrimp, and more. The fisheries provide tens of thousands of full-time and seasonal jobs. In addition, seafood is Alaska's largest export, making up more than half of all export value. This is why…
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Shipping Options to Alaska

Did you know Alaska Air Forwarding offers premier cargo shipping services and freight forwarding to Alaska? We have ten different shipping services available to meet the needs of every customer that walks through our door. Here is a deeper look at the shipping services we offer. Priority Is your cargo or freight time-sensitive? Then, you…
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