Italy

05 May 2016
The Italian ports and shipping community is mourning the loss of Marco Simonetti, the popular and highly regarded vice president of Contship Italia Group.
26 Mar 2016
Waberer's International increased revenue to 522.5 million euros last year, but Europe's refugee crisis, coupled with a Russian embargo, made moving truckloads across borders more difficult.
29 Feb 2016
APM Terminals has signed a contract with Kalmar, the Finnish crane manufacturer, for 19 hybrid straddle carriers for its Vado container terminal being built on Italy’s North West Liguria coast.
03 Feb 2016
Contship Italia Group has appointed Marco Simonetti as vice president for developments and reorganization.
26 Jan 2016
La Spezia Container Terminal in Italy saw its Asia focus continuing to pay off in 2015, with container volume rising 8 percent year-over-year and helping take its parent Contship Italia Group to a throughput of 6.3 million 20-foot-equivalent units for the year.
20 Jan 2016
Contship Italia’s container traffic declined in 2015 but it maintained its leading market position in Italy as four of its five domestic terminals posted higher volumes.
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.