celebrating 40 years in business


1977 – Arab Cargo (Al Maktab Al Arabi Al Shahan) first trades as MA

1980 – Opening of first office in Earls Court (MA Freight)

1983 – First 7.5 tonne lorry added to the fleet.

1985 – Opening of Funeral Parlour to launch repatriation service

1987 – Arab Cargo becomes Premiere Agent for Gulf Air

1991 – Operation expands to include warehousing facilities at Lillie Road

1993 – English logo rebranded to reflect the Arabic more clearly.

1995 – Licence granted from Department of Transport to security screen items.

2002 – New 10,000 sq ft Warehousing Facilities opened at Isleworth

2005 – Arab Cargo wins best Cargo Agent from Kuwait Airways

2007 – Fleet expanded to include flat bed car transporters

2010 – Arab Cargo becomes IATA Accredited Agent

2012 – Arab Cargo becomes Premiere Agent for Qatar Airways

2017 – Upgrade of our IT Platform to provide secure on-line services