Member Focus: SACO Peru

In 2015, SACO Peru embarked on their operations as a prominent air freight wholesaler, specializing in neutral products. The company’s headquarters is situated in Miraflores, which is a district within the Lima–Callao metropolitan area in Peru. Lima, the capital city of Peru, serves as the country’s commercial and industrial hub.

SACO Peru efficiently manages the transportation of cargo to and from Lima Airport (LIM – Jorge Chávez International Airport), which serves as Peru’s primary airport for both international and domestic flights. Situated in Callao, the airport is located 11 kilometres northwest of Lima Center, the nation’s capital city, and 17 kilometres away from the district of Miraflores.

By April 2016, SACO Peru had successfully obtained membership in the International Air Transport Association (IATA). This significant achievement granted them direct access to a global network of airlines, enabling them to provide an extensive range of options to their esteemed clients. Through their IATA membership, SACO Peru established direct and efficient communication channels with airlines across the globe, enhancing their ability to cater to the diverse needs of their clientele. They also have a DGAC license since 2019.

Why SACO Peru?
  • They handle all general and DGR cargo.
  • They offer consol services from Santiago de Chile, Frankfurt and Viracopos.
  • They offer frequent services from Spain and China.

SACO Peru has gained a strong reputation among clients who value neutrality and exceptional service. The company’s commitment to neutrality ensures unbiased handling of cargo, instilling confidence in its customers. SACO Peru’s customer and operations department consistently delivers outstanding service, further solidifying its position as a preferred choice for clients.

One of SACO Peru’s key advantages lies in its well-established relationships with partner airlines. These relationships enable them to negotiate favourable rates for exports, ensuring competitive pricing for their clients. By leveraging these connections, SACO Peru can secure optimal rates, enhancing the overall value proposition they offer to their customers.

The Team
Front: Luis Cabello – Airfreight coordinator (to the left), Delia Chacaliaza- Airfreight supervisor (in the middle), Patricia Cabello- General Manager (to the right)
Back: Teofilo Cabada – Airfreight Executive (to the left), Rudy Barrera- Airfreight Import Assistant (in the middle), Diego Jordan- Airfreight Export Assistant (to the right)

To continually meet the evolving needs of their clients, SACO Peru prioritizes innovation and embraces technology. By harnessing the power of technology, the company strives to provide faster and more efficient procedures for their valued clients. One notable example is the implementation of electronic release for import cargo, streamlining the processes involved and reducing delays. This innovative approach not only enhances operational efficiency but also improves overall customer satisfaction by ensuring swift and hassle-free procedures for importing cargo.

We appreciate Delia Chacaliazza (Airfreight Supervisor) for sharing this valuable information about SACO Peru.