VietJet Appoints Hactl for Terminal Operations

VietJet has appointed Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd (Hactl) to provide cargo terminal operations for its newly-launched flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Hong Kong.

In the first nine months of 2016, Vietnam was Hong Kong’s fifth largest export market, and major export commodities included telecom equipment, meat products and electronic components. Imports from Vietnam grew 9.0% in the same period; major import items included electronic components, telecom equipment and footwear.

Vietjet’s Vice President Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh said, “Hong Kong is a very important market for Vietnam, and also a key step in our airline’s development. We look forward to playing our part in facilitating increased trade on this route.”

Hactl Chief Executive Mark Whitehead added, “We congratulate Vietjet on the launch of this exciting new service to Ho Chi Minh, which provides access to an important destination for our customers.”

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