The principal activities of Dnata Pty Ltd are the provision of ground and cargo handling services to international and domestic airlines across major Australian airports.
On May 17, 2017, Dnata Pty Limited acquired Dnata Airport Services Pty Ltd for a consideration of AU$2. Also on May 17, 2017 Dnata Pty Ltd acquired Airport Handling Services Australia Pty Ltd, a dormant company incorporated by the dnata Group on November 18, 2016.
Dnata Pty Ltd's immediate parent entity is Dnata Aviation Services Limited, a company incorporated in the United Kingdom. The ultimate parent entity is the Investment Corporation of Dubai. For the purposes of understanding the connection Dnata has to Emirates, Dnata Pty Ltd is considered a subsidiary of Emirates, as the two companies ultimately make up the Emirates Group.