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THE Alliance announces global service of port rotations

After months of planning, THE Alliance group of the world’s largest shipping companies has announced its final network that will Read more »

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HOYER reaches 30,000 flexis

The Powertex Asia Pacific subsidiary of HOYER has manufactured its 30,000th flexitank in Malaysia. For a number of years HOYER has Read more »

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Support for new tech start-ups in logistics, energy, chemical & maritime sectors

PortXL has named the 11 port-related start-ups that have secured a place on its 2017 accelerator programme. Rotterdam-based PortXL works Read more »

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Odyssey snaps up AsepTrans

Connecticut-based Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation has acquired food grade tank container operator AsepTrans, based in Palmetto, Florida. AsepTrans is Read more »

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Rail to Rhine-Ruhr

Although better known for its barge services H&S Container Line is introducing an additional rail trip between Andernach, Germany, and Read more »

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Brenntag posts positive 2016 results

Leading chemical distribution company Brenntag has reported an increase in gross profit and operating earnings in 2016, with strong performance Read more »

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DEPOT for Mobile apps platform for tank container data is launched

A new platform for mobile apps for tank container depots has been launched, with the aim of improving efficiency and Read more »

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VTG releases figures for 2016 showing increased profitability

VTG Aktiengesellschaft, one of the leading wagon hire and rail logistics companies in Europe, has announced record operating results for the Read more »

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Latest container developments at Russian conference

The Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is to hold a conference on 21-22 March for leading organisations of the Read more »

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ExxonMobil extends HOYER contract

Logistics leader HOYER has achieved an early five-year extension of its contract with the petroleum company ExxonMobil Central Europe Holding Read more »

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CMA CGM announces Rodolphe Saadé as new CEO

Worldwide shipping group CMA CGM has announced Rodolphe Saadé has taken over as Chief Executive Officer from his father Jacques Saadé. The Read more »

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Kuehne + Nagel launches KN Packaging

Kuehne + Nagel has launched its own KN Packaging service, designed as a ‘one-stop shop’ contract packaging solution to meet Read more »

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European Shipping Week to target incorrect container packing

The second European Shipping Week takes place in Brussels from 27th February to 2nd March, including a focus on the Read more »

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New tank container ‘matchmaking’ service launched

A new service has been launched to match supply and demand for containerised transport of liquids, gases, food and feed around Read more »

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