By August 31 of this year, State JSC Latvijas pasts (LP) operated 301 mail transit cargo aircraft, more than in 12 months of 2020, when 219 cargo transit planes were serviced, LP said in a release September 13.
Due to Covid-19, flow of transit consignments has been significantly reduced. Since the middle of last year it picked up. In 2020, LP serviced a total of 219 mail transit airplanes, while in the eight months of this year 301 aircraft were already serviced, providing the handling and further delivery of these shipments to different beneficiary countries.
On average per month, LP handles around 3,000,000 mail transit shipments.
Since January 2021, LP provides transit services to 14 different countries.