Gefco, the global auto logistics group, posted record revenue of €4 billion ($5.5 billion) in 2013 and said it plans to double sales by 2020 by spreading its geographical footprint and moving into new industrial sectors.
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.
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.
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.
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
29 Aug 2013
Global Container Services has won two automotive supply chain contracts linked to growing demand for cars from Russia’s middle classes.
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.
12 Aug 2013
June was the best month of the year so far for U.S. beef and pork exports, according to statistics released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation.