Dubai International’s (DXB) cargo facilities are set to undergo a major modernization and expansion program that will see cargo capacity increase to 3.1 million tonnes by 2018, according to a statement by Dubai Airports. Over the next few months, as part of DXB’s $7.8 billion strategic plan 2020, construction will begin on a 30,000 sq. m. addition to its 1.2 million-tonne Cargo Mega Terminal (CMT), increasing capacity by 25% to 1.5 million tonnes a year. DXB’s original ...

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