Turkish Cargo, the fastest growing global air cargo carrier has added Quito (UIO), the capital city of Ecuador, to the destinations with direct cargo flights.
The first one of the Quito flights, to be operated for 2 days a week by the Boeing 777F freighters of Turkish Cargo, is planned to be operated on the Istanbul – New York – Quito – Curaçao – Maastricht (ISL-JFK-UIO-CUR-MST) route on 7th of March.
Quito is not only an important cultural and financial center but also possesses a significant export and import potential. It is one of the most notable flower producers of the world, and also hosts developed textile, metal and agricultural industries. Quito’s most significant exports include coffee, sugar, cacao, rise, bananas and palm oil.