Alitalia aircraft
25 Jun 2014
Etihad Airways today established a foothold in Europe’s second-largest air freight market with an agreement in principle to acquire a 49 percent stake in Italian flag carrier Alitalia.
AirBridgeCargo Airlines
05 Nov 2013
AirBridgeCargo Airlines has increased its flights from Milan and Paris to Moscow.
30 Oct 2013
Mediterranean Shipping Co. plans to expand its IPAK Service between India and Europe by adding a call at King Abdullah Port, Saudi Arabia’s new gateway hub.
Thumbnail of Securing Cargo infographic
22 Oct 2013
The U.S. Government Accountability Office has published a report, “DHS Could Improve Cargo Security by Periodically Assessing Risks From Foreign Ports,” recommending...
Italy's Port of Genoa.
16 Oct 2013
Italy faces a 24-hour port strike on Nov. 8 as the country’s three main labor unions attempt to break a deadlock in negotiations for a new labor contract.
Alitalia A330-200
15 Oct 2013
Alitalia, Italy’s national airline, averted bankruptcy after shareholders agreed to a €500 million ($675 million) government-led bailout, but European Union regulators could yet veto the deal.
Alitalia Airbus A321
09 Oct 2013
Alitalia, Italy’s national airline, risks bankruptcy and its fleet could be grounded within days as its financial crisis nears a tipping point.
U.S. Furniture Imports. Source: PIERS
04 Sep 2013
U.S. containerized imports of furniture continued to grow in the second quarter of 2013, with volume up 1 percent year-over-year to 561,689 20-foot-equivalent units.
The first four gates of the Panama Canal’s third set of locks have arrived from the Port of Trieste in Italy.
21 Aug 2013
The first four gates for the Panama Canal’s third set of locks have arrived at the waterway’s Atlantic side from Italy’s Port of Trieste onboard the vessel STX Sun Rise.
The third set of locks has departed from Italy, where they were manufactured.
05 Aug 2013
The first four new gates for the Panama Canal’s third set of locks is scheduled to arrive in Panama from Italy on Aug. 19, 2013.