IAG Cargo ships over 2,000 tonnes of asparagus in 2021

posted on 13th May 2021 by Eddie Saunders
IAG Cargo ships over 2,000 tonnes of asparagus in 2021

IAG Cargo announces today that it flew 2,361 tonnes of asparagus to the UK and Europe between January and April this year, a record for the business.

This represents an 86% increase in demand compared to the 1,270 tonnes it shipped in the same period in 2020.

Between the 11 – 19th of April, 59,249 kilos of asparagus were shipped to London Heathrow, coinciding with the reopening of UK restaurants on 12 April.