A field of sunflowers in Ukraine.
21 Apr 2014
The Russian invasion of the Ukrainian province of Crimea is shining a spotlight on the economic vulnerability of its smaller neighbor.
07 Oct 2013
The Panalpina Group has realigned its regional setup and identified a fourth region for customer targeting, consisting of the Middle East, Africa and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
01 Oct 2013
Norbert Dentressangle’s acquisition of Daher Group’s freight forwarding activities has been completed, following French competition authorities’ approval of the deal.
30 Sep 2013
SINGAPORE — Emerging nations still offer the most opportunity for businesses and logistics service providers, even if growth rates have slowed, industry leaders told delegates at a major logistics conference held in Singapore last week.
St. Petersburg, Russia.
24 Sep 2013
Royal Boskalis Westminster has won a €130 million (about US$175.3 million) contract from CJSC Baltstroy for the dredging and construction of the Bronka Port shipping channel in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Container terminal in St. Petersburg.
23 Sep 2013
Russia’s Global Ports reported its first-half net income fell 25.9 percent from a year ago to $53.7 million on stagnant container traffic and lower oil products shipments.
Novorossiysk port
16 Sep 2013
Maersk Line has upgraded its Europe-Middle East 3 (ME3) Service linking India, the Middle East and Europe by adding a direct call at Novorossiysk, Russia, effective this month.
02 Sep 2013
Global Ports, Russia’s biggest port company, on Monday announced the acquisition of second-ranked domestic operator Natio
Luxgen7 SUV. Photo courtesy Luxgen.
29 Aug 2013
Global Container Services has won two automotive supply chain contracts linked to growing demand for cars from Russia’s middle classes.
AirBridgeCargo Airlines carried more than 1,000 metric tons of aerospace equipment from January to June.
14 Aug 2013
AirBridgeCargo Airlines has transported 16 metric tons of satellite equipment on one of its Boeing 747-400 freighters from Toulouse, France, to Krasnoyarsk, Russia.
14 Aug 2013
China has begun its first commercial transit of the Northeast Passage, with the Yong Sheng, a 19,000-ton multipurpose cargo ship, heading for Russia’s Arctic waterway en route from Dalian to Rotterdam.