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International Air Express
Background
With the development of global economics especially the U.S. economy, strong and expanding East Asian economies and the move toward closer economic integration in Western Europe.This situation offerred a good opportunity for the booming demand of international transimisiion. Therefore most of the air express companies started to pay attention to international air cargo business.According to forecasts, the market for international air express is expected to grow at approximately 18% annually from 1996 to 2016.
1995-1996
the Four Big Players
In the business of international air express there are four main companies did well in this area and kept most shares of the market. They are DHL,TNT,FedEx and UPS.

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DHL
DHL held the most shares compared with other company, with the investment of Lufthansa and Japan Airlines,the top five air freight haulers in the world,DHL got huge strengths.
TNT
TNT was controled by an Australian conglomerate, its shares declined from 18% in 1990 to 12% in 1995, with the competition.
FedEx
|Strengths |Weaknesses |
|Enough funds |Lack of experience in international market |
|A big fleet and landing rights by acquisition | |
|Good experience in air express | |
|Opportunity |Threats |
|Good time for international express business |Heavy competition…...

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