30 Jun '14, 8pm

Singapore Airlines Bans Shark Fins from Their Cargo Flights

Singapore Airlines has decided to make it clear: they like sharks. And they are professing their support by agreeing to stop carrying shark fins on their SIA Cargo flights. The change goes into effect on August 1st. A SIA Cargo spokesperson said in a statement , “SIA Cargo carried out a thorough review which took into account increasing concerns around the world related to shark-finning. Following this review, SIA Cargo will no longer accept the carriage of shark’s fin, with effect from August 1." Traffic, a wildlife trade monitoring network, determined Singapore was one of the top four exporters and the third-largest importer of shark fins, based on records from 2000 to 2009. Hong Kong is the largest importer. Wildlife protection organizations began lobbying airlines to stop the commercial transport of shark fins. By decreasing the number of carriers, the World Wide Fund ...

Full article: http://www.thewire.com/business/2014/06/singapore-airline...

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