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Rubis acquires full control of Delta Rubis Petrol

France-based international petrol, LPG, food and chemicals storage and distribution specialist Rubis has agreed to purchase the remaining 50% share Read more »

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Hapag-Lloyd’s Ken Rohlmann named new CINS Deputy Chairman

Hapag-Lloyd’s Ken Rohlmann has been elected to the position of Deputy Chairman of CINS, the Cargo Incident Notification System. He Read more »

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Two new members appointed to HOYER Advisory Board

Hamburg-based logistics specialist HOYER has appointed two new members to its Advisory Board. Hans-Georg Frey, Chairman of the Board of Read more »

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Vervaeke acquires tank transport provider Van der Lee

Vervaeke, the Belgian market leader in tank transportation for the chemical and petrochemical sector, has announced the acquisition of its Dutch Read more »

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New liquid fuels terminal to aid US export to Mexico

Kansas City Southern (KCS), Watco Companies and WTC Industrial (WTC) have agreed a joint venture investment to facilitate and expand the Read more »

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Abbey Logistics acquires leading liquid food transport company

Abbey Logistics Group has acquired Armet Logistics Ltd, one of the leading bulk liquid food transport companies in the UK. Read more »

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New backing for Gem

Tank container leasing company Gem Containers Limited has a new majority owner. RCOG Tank Leasing, established by investment house Rampart Read more »

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Pioneering ‘Silk Road’ rail freight service to arrive in London

This week will see a milestone event as the arrival of the first direct China-London rail freight service into Barking Read more »

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SCHÜTZ opens new IBC plant in Thailand

SCHÜTZ is expanding its production network in the dynamic East Asian market by opening an ultra-modern production plant in Thailand. From mid-January 2017 SCHÜTZ Read more »

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Bertschi invests in second chemical logistics facility in Singapore

Bertschi AG, one of Europe’s leading chemical logistics firms, has held the ground breaking ceremony for its second facility on Read more »

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Reg Lee elected ITCO President

Reg Lee has been elected to the position of President of ITCO, the International Tank Container Organisation – the association representing Read more »

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DB Schenker and MAN agree pioneering partnership

DB Schenker and leading truck manufacturer MAN have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop high-tech networked truck convoys and Read more »

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HMM in new intra-Asia alliance

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with two South Korean intra-Asia trade carriers, Heung-A Shipping and Sinokor Read more »

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2016 record year for Port of Antwerp

The Port of Antwerp handled a record volume of more than 214 million tonnes of freight in 2016, official figures Read more »

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