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Milano Malpensa Cargo covers an area of approximately 500,000 square meters located in the south-western part of the Milan Malpensa airport.

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MILAN MALPENSA CARGO: AT THE SERVICE OF BUSINESSES THAT LOOK AT THE WORLD.

Milan Malpensa Cargo, in the heart of the most industrialized area of ​​Italy, is located in a central position with respect to the central and southern part of Europe. Within a radius of 300 km are located the Italian regions with the highest industrial density and with the greatest import-export flows (Piedmont, Lombardy, Veneto, Emilia Romagna and Tuscany) and important production centers in Switzerland and France. Malpensa, among the top 10 European airports for freight traffic, is the most important point of reference for air cargo in southern Europe. An efficient network of road links in continuous development allows incoming and outgoing flows of goods to easily reach the most important operating bases of the major shipping companies and the main logistics operators, not only in our country but also in the main neighboring states. (Switzerland, France, Austria, Germany, Spain, Slovenia, Croatia).

Milano Malpensa Cargo is the first Italian airport for goods transported, with a market share of around 55%, and the sixth cargo port in Europe. Milano Malpensa Cargo is strategically positioned: it is the most important point of reference for air cargo in the central-south of Europe. Furthermore, it is located in the most industrialized area of Italy, with the largest import-export flows. Milano Malpensa Cargo is well connected: a continuously developing road network easily connects the airport to the major shipping companies and logistics operators in Italy and neighboring states.

Milano Malpensa Cargo is efficient: the quality and speed of all the goods handling processes, simplified also through IT tools, make import-export operations quick and secure. Milano Malpensa Cargo is growing: it covers an area of about 500,000 square meters, and its ever-expanding facilities will soon offer a capacity of 1 million tons of goods/year.

550.000 tons
550.000 tons
Freight traffic
in 2019
Despite the market weaknesses recorded in the last part of 2019, Malpensa airport closed the year with a total traffic of goods equal to about 550 thousand tons, slightly down (-2.3%) compared to the year previous one. 61% are transported by all-cargo aircraft, 29% travel in the holds of passenger aircraft while about 10% is attributable to express couriers and to the traffic of e-commerce products.
+3%
+3%
Average rate
of growth from 2011 to 2020
120
120
Cargo flights
weekly
Europe
World

Services Services

Milan Malpensa Cargo provides all the necessary services to assist goods with the highest standards of quality, safety and reliability. The services are provided by handling companies or other independent operators that operate in compliance with the laws and regulations of the sector according to operating protocols also controlled by the Airport Manager.
The airport is able to assist any type of goods: from shipments of machinery and large weight and size to small urgent shipments of express products and e-commerce. Specialized structures of the highest quality standards are available for special goods (perishable, pharmaceutical, live animals, food products).
The presence in Cargo City of all the control authorities (Customs, Air Health, Veterinary Service, Phytopathologic Service, etc.) ensures the possibility of carrying out import and export operations quickly and efficiently.

Physical handling on arrival and departure
Physical handling on arrival and departure
For perishable and special goods
Handing documentale
Handing documentale
Including reception and sending of IATA standard messaging
Security checks for goods
Security checks for goods
In accordance with European regulations
Booking services and waybills
Booking services and waybills
At Agents and Airlines
Road transport services
Road transport services
Trucking Companies at Milano Malpensa Cargo
Import and export customs services
Import and export customs services
By customs agents
Sanitary Services
Sanitary Services
For verification of non-EU imported goods
Veterinary checks, phytopathological checks
Veterinary checks, phytopathological checks
And other health checks
Customs and anti-fraud checks
Customs and anti-fraud checks
Authorization for imports and imports, collection of customs duties, controls on customs and fiscal security.
CITES checks
CITES checks
Services offered by public control entities

Structure Structure

90,000 sq m of warehouse areas
90,000 sq m of warehouse areas
And over 100,000 sq m of uncovered areas for parking and handling of incoming and outgoing loads.
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Mechanized systems
Mechanized systems
3 additional automatic mechanized systems for interfacing trucks with systems, for a total number of 13 unloading and loading lines.

Fully automatic, for the handling and storage of the ULDs, handlers are placed in the warehouses connected to the ULD processing stations and equipped with over 400 storage positions , 100 positions mechanized for fast transit and 12 truck interfacing lines.
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Areas dedicated to temperature-controlled goods (from + 16 ° to -20 °)
Areas dedicated to temperature-controlled goods (from + 16 ° to -20 °)
For pharmaceutical products, food, etc.: 4,000 m2 located inside each of the 6 Cargo.
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Specialized warehouse facilities for the express courier
Specialized warehouse facilities for the express courier
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6 Cargo terminals managed by 4 cargo handling operators
6 Cargo terminals managed by 4 cargo handling operators
And from 2 of the world's most important express couriers.
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Operator Offices Area
Operator Offices Area
Intended for both Operators: Handling Agent, Airlines, GSA, Customs Agents. Which are intended for the Control Authorities: Malpensa Customs Directorate, Veterinary Office, phytopathological office, Air Health, etc.

For a total of 8,000 m2.

On the land side, a large truck yard can accommodate around 150 vehicles.
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Quality Quality

The quality and efficiency of the Milano Malpensa Cargo services are measured by a series of indicators in the airport's Service & Goods Charter: this document allows Milano Malpensa Cargo to provide service levels and of uniform performance and aligned with the best international standards. The airport services are measured with quantitative and qualitative parameters in the various sectors: acceptance of goods on departure, unloading and loading of vehicles, availability of incoming goods, waiting at the counters.

Malpensa airport is the first Italian airport to publish the Service Charter for Cargo activities: with this document, the airport assumes precise commitments on the quality of services provided and provides customers with evidence and results on measuring results. achieved, according to the guidelines defined by ENAC which checks its progress.

Connected, strategic, efficient: Milano Malpensa Cargo is the right choice for the import-export of goodsConnected, strategic, efficient: Milano Malpensa Cargo is the right choice for the import-export of goods
Connected, strategic, efficient: Milano Malpensa Cargo is the right choice for the import-export of goods
The constant improvements in the quality of the airport's operational processes and the plurality of operators who manage and support the handling of incoming and outgoing goods, the profuse commitment of the control Authorities (Customs, border inspection health services) for simplification procedures through the use of innovative IT tools make Milan Malpensa Cargo the ideal gateway for the operational bases of the most important players in the air freight industry.