MEMBERS of the Ocean3 alliance - CMA CGM, UASC and CSCL - have added vessels and lengthened rotations on its Asia-North Europe AEX7/AEC8 and Asia-Mediterranean MEX loops, according to BlueWater Reporting.
CEVA Logistics has commenced a new weekly less-than-container load (LCL) service from Singapore to New York that takes 23 days from port to port.
TONY TYLER, former CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways, now serving as the director general of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), has announced that he will retire in June 2016 after serving five years.
TOKYO: NYK signed a joint-venture agreement with Ports Development Company (PDC) to establish NYK’s first exclusive RORO terminal operating company at King Abdullah port (KAP) on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia on September 3, 2015.
TOKYO: Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has started demonstration tests of a new windshield for containerships, potentially reducing wind resistance, saving fuel and lowering carbon dioxide emissions.
MUMBAI: MbPT took a step further in the direction of attaining its resolve to achieve all time high handling of automobile from its facility.
MUMBAI: CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping group, was pleased to welcome around 200 clients and partners during an event held in Mumbai on Friday, 21st August.
The Shanghai-Rotterdam spot rate index climbed by USD 66 and stood at USD 1,032 per 40 ft box due to the general rate increase on 1 September.
A warm welcome awaits the “Höegh Target” today (7 September) at the ro-ro terminal in the French port of Le Havre.
A new direct LCL import service from Nhava Sheva (India) to Charleston SC (USA) has been established by the NVOCC and ocean freight consolidator Caro Trans.
A newly renovated terminal has been reopened in the eastern part of Montreal. The facility is operated by the company Mtl Link Multimodal Solutions, which invested CAD 12 million in the refurbishment.
New offers have been launched by Europa Road, a division of the logistics operator Europa Worldwide Group. Two five per week services between the UK and Rothlein, and the UK and Ense (both Germany), have been created as part of Europa's programme of investment to enhance its hub in Dartford (UK).
The Panama Canal Authority is waiting for solutions to fix leaks in one of the canal's new locks.
Despite a sharp fall in freight rates and industry overcapacity, the French liner shipping company, CMA CGM, reported that its share of the group's consolidated net profit amounted to USD 156 million, up 66.7% on Q2/2014
India's automobile industry and Gujarat Port Pipavav celebrated a milestone when 1,300 new Indian-built Ford automobiles were loaded onto the "Grand Dahlia" on 27 August for delivery to Mexico.
The Baltic states Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are cultivating their role in the European Union. The EU’s TEN-T Days were held in the Latvian capital Riga recently, where the Rail Baltica project, amongst other undertakings, was naturally accorded a key position.
Though many Vietnamese logistics firms have become integrated 3PL (third-party logistics) service providers, they can only join the market at a primary level.
Teheran is set to be served by Loxx from next month (September).
All the remaining shares of Van Dieren Sweden have finally been acquired by Samskip Multimodal, an enterprise founded in Iceland. The takeover includes changing the brand into Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal.
The balance of power between the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach shifted slightly in July. LA, the largest hub, recorded a container volume slump, particularly on the export side. Long Beach, in turn, was pleased with its throughput growth. In the shadow of the rivalry between the two centres on the west coast, a third gateway on the other side of the pan-continental country benefited.