In the last decade, Italy’s Port of Livorno has become increasingly reliant on roll-on, roll-off traffic, signifying a shift in the port’s long-term outlook.
09 Jul 2013
U.S. containerized exports slipped 0.8 percent in March 2013 year-over-year, totaling 1,072,190 20-foot-equivalent units, according to preliminary figures from PIERS, a JOC sister company. However, this is the highest monthly volume since March 2012 when exports totaled 1,080,341 TEUs.
03 Jul 2013
Hamburg Süd has added a direct call at Salerno, Italy, to its route from the U.S. Gulf Coast and South Florida to the western Mediterranean.
24 Jun 2013
CMA CGM has added a weekly westbound call at Durban, South Africa, to its MIDAS service, connecting India and the Persian Gulf with southern and western Africa.
06 Jun 2013
Qatar Airways will launch a new freighter service between Milan and Chicago in July, doubling the Middle Eastern carrier’s cargo capacity out of the U.S.
31 May 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will increase rates from East Asia (excluding Japan) and the Persian Gulf.
31 May 2013
In a decision that could prove beneficial to U.S. exporters of beef and beef products, delegates at this year’s general session of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) recognized the United States as having a negligible risk for bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE, or “mad cow disease”).
29 May 2013
Norbert Dentressangle has acquired Fiege’s logistics operations in Italy, Spain and Portugal to strengthen its position in Southern Europe, in line with its development strategy.
23 May 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will revise three of its trade routes...
13 May 2013
CEVA Logistics has opened the City of Pharma, a 20,000 square meter (about 215,278 square foot) hub in Stradella, Italy, for the warehousing and handling of products destined for health care distribution channels.
08 May 2013
At least seven people have died, two are missing and five are injured after a roll-on, roll-off container ship slammed into a control tower at the Italian port of Genoa.