A leader in air freight

Fifty years ago, Copex was one of the first air freight forwarding companies in the Netherlands. A pioneer in the past, we’ve now grown into a leading air freight specialist and have been among the top companies on the IATA ranking list for years. This position guarantees quality and reliability and gives you peace of mind because you know you can trust us when doing business with us.

Our air freight activities are concentrated at Schiphol Airport. At our location we have air-conditioned storage. The air division operates from the Netherlands, but, as is inherent to the air freight sector, the entire world makes up our work area. This is all made possible thanks to our global network of agents.

Transport specialist of niche products
We are specialised in niche markets such as transportation of valuable goods, animal transport and aerospace and aviation. And because speed is of the essence with this type of time-critical cargo, we have various speed levels from which you can choose.

From our location in Schiphol we arrange the transportation of horses. We do this in close cooperation with reliable partners. The animals are transported in temperature-controlled compartments in order to guarantee their health. Copex has been designated one of the 'preferred agents' of Air France/KLM Cargo.

Do you have questions about our air freight services or our rates?
Please call us at +31 (0)20 754 10 80 or send an e-mail.


  • Aerospace / Defence
  • Animal transportation
  • Transportation of valuable goods

Certifications and networks

  • AEO Full (Authorised Economic Operator); Because we are an Authorised Economic Operator, customs views us as a reliable market participant in the area of customs simplifications and safety.
  • ISO 9001:2008; A standard that places requirements on an organisation’s quality management system.
  • ISO 1400:2004; A standard that places requirements on an organisation's environmental management system.
  • TAPA (Transported Asset Protection Association); A safety standard that combats the increasing risks with which trade, transportation and logistics organisations are confronted.
  • ALN (Aviation Logistics Network); Copex is the only Dutch logistics service provider to be a member of the Aviation Logistics Network. ALN is an independent association of international logistics service providers who are specialised in time-critical cargo for the aviation industry.
  • ATA (Animal Transportation Association); This is an international non-profit organisation that champions safe and humane transportation of animals over land, sea and air.
  • FENEX; The trade organisation of shippers and logistics service providers.
  • IATA (International Air Transport Association); IATA is the worldwide organisation of airlines and air freight forwarders.

There’s always a way. The Copex way.

Other divisions


Road transportation to every destination in Europe

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Customised moving and packing services

Copex is an Accredited Mover (Erkend Verhuizer). We handle national and international moves for both private individuals as well as businesses, specially tailored to the specific needs of our customers.
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