Europe

A new container terminal at the port of Algeciras, the future site of which is pictured in the foreground, would be a significant boost to Cosco Shipping Ports's international aspirations.
23 Aug 2016
Cosco Shipping Ports is tipped as a likely frontrunner in the bidding for a tender to build and operate a third container terminal at the southern Spanish port of Algeciras.
Traffic and profit at Finnlines rose in the second quarter and the company expects its strong performance to continue thanks to variety of initiatives already underway.
01 Aug 2016
Finnlines posted its best second-quarter result ever.
29 Jul 2016
Spot rates will end the month of July almost where they began after another big bounce.
28 Jul 2016
Deutsche Bahn’s restructuing efforts to restore profitability are beginning to show results.
27 Jul 2016
Rotterdam’s lead over Antwerp as Europe’s largest container port continues to narrow.
Rate cuts by the Russian rail monopoly RZD have made trucking uncompetitive with rail on some key routes, boosting the market share of the latter.
27 Jul 2016
Russia’s container trade continues to rebound, sparking an intense competition between truckers and railroads.
25 Jul 2016
The Brexit will slow U.K. containerized trade in the short term.
19 Jul 2016
The EU has fined four of Europe’s largest truck manufacturers a record 2.93 billion euros ($3.3 billion).
After six years of rapid, acquisition-fueled growth, XPO is under growing pressure from some investors to show results.
18 Jul 2016
Shifting focus from acquisitions to profit-building, XPO works to convince investors it will succeed in the long-haul.
14 Jul 2016
The European Shippers Council today claimed container lines' recent commitments to the European Commission over general rate increase announcements “does not solve the price-fixing problem.”
13 Jul 2016
Russia’s competition regulator has imposed a temporary ban on the increase of stevedoring rates.