Contship sees port-to-door services as an effective means to compete with northern European ports.
10 Dec 2015
The port of La Spezia is on a mission to convince Asia’s shippers to reroute their Italy cargo through the north Italy gateway instead of sending containers via the traditional north Europe terminals and is investing heavily to increase the port's capacity.
24 Nov 2015
The government of Italy has unveiled plans to partially privatize the state rail operator, Ferrovie dello Stato, in 2016.
12 Oct 2015
The Italian government has announced the price of shares for Poste Italiane’s imminent initial public offering, valuing the state-owned mail, logistics and financial services company at up to 9.8 billion euros ($11 billion).
12 Oct 2015
APM Terminals has signed a contract for four ship-to-shore gantry cranes and 14 automated rail-mounted gantry cranes for its Vado container terminal under construction on Italy’s north-west Ligurian coast.
05 Oct 2015
Poste Italiane, Italy’s state-owned postal company is expected to start selling shares in its initial public offering next week and make its debut on the Milan stock exchange at the end of October or early November.
18 Sep 2015
Mediterranean Shipping Co. has acquired a 45 percent stake in the Trieste Marine Terminal as the 2M Alliance positions itself to capitalize on a European Union infrastructure initiative known as the TEN-T.
09 Sep 2015
European truckload carrier Waberer's International is expanding its fleet and revenue as cross-border trade among the 28 EU member nations increases.
02 Sep 2015
By snapping up the remaining shares of Van Dieren Sweden, multimodal logistics operator Samskip aims to strengthen its European intermodal rail links and gain business from shippers.
12 Aug 2015
The Italian government plans to sell up to 40 percent of the state-owned postal company Poste Italiane in an initial public offering in October.