LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mercury Air Group has announced that its subsidiary, G Force, Mexico S.A. has been selected by American Airlines Cargo to be its general cargo sales agent (GCSA) in Mexico. G Force will provide five new locations for American air cargo customers in Mexico as well as enhanced customer service offerings for both inbound and outbound cargo traffic.
“By selecting G Force, American Airlines—among the world’s largest carriers with a significant presence in Mexico—has sent a clear message that air cargo experience matters as does a relentless focus on customer service. G Force is honored to represent American and its vast global network,” said Joseph A. Czyzyk, Chairman and CEO of Mercury Air Group, Inc, the parent company of G Force. Czyzyk is a well-respected leader in the air cargo industry with more than 40 years of international air cargo experience.
As of July 1, 2017, G Force will be responsible for selling American’s extensive services in Mexico City, as well as establishing a local sales presence in Cancun, Guadalajara, Leon, Puerto Vallarta and Monterrey.
“Mexico is a very important part of our worldwide network, with a high demand for both inbound and outbound cargo traffic such as pharmaceuticals, auto parts and seafood,” said Shanna Abbott, American Airlines Cargo’s GSA contracts manager. “Having G Force represent us throughout Mexico will enhance service for our customers who ship to or from these key cities. A local presence is a sure-fire way for us to ensure that each customer’s needs are being met.”
“As Cargo needs increase throughout Mexico, customers want to know that their goods are going to be shipped quickly and reliably,” said Marcel Barjau, Managing Director of G Force. “Our team has experience in cargo with a variety of airlines and logistics venues. We have a unique understanding of the needs of customers and of our local markets and we are very much looking forward to working with American Airlines Cargo, adding to the strength of their international cargo network and these growing areas.”