As the frequency of Asia-Europe rail services increases costs will gradually fall, encouraging more shippers to turn to intermodal options to avoid the high cost of air freight and the slow steaming transit times available from lines, one leading logistics executive believes.
13 May 2013
CaroTrans has expanded its network into the Baltic and Commonwealth of Independent States, including Russia.
10 May 2013
The International Transport Workers’ Federation and its affiliated maritime unions in Bulgaria, Georgia, Romania, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine are aiming to improve safety and working conditions...
08 May 2013
NUTEP, a container terminal operator in the Black Sea Port of Novorossiysk, has completed the latest phase of its development program with the upgrade of its railway facilities.
06 May 2013
Cosco, Hanjin Shipping and Yang Ming will launch a joint Russia-Finland service later this month.
26 Apr 2013
Fesco, the owner of Russia’s largest ocean container carrier, announced it has successfully priced $800 million of bonds.
25 Apr 2013
Kuehne + Nagel is establishing an office in Vladivostok, Russia.
23 Apr 2013
Maersk Line has announced several upcoming service changes.
19 Apr 2013
Container carrier Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will launch its new Finland Express Service on April 29, to expand service in the Baltic region.
19 Apr 2013
TransContainer reported rail container transportation volume in Russia in the first quarter of 2013 totaled 342,400 20-foot-equivalent units, decreasing 4,400 TEUs, or 1.3 percent, from 346,800 TEUs in the first quarter of 2012.
17 Apr 2013
NCSP Group reported cargo volume in 2012 increased 1.2 percent, or 1.9 million metric tons, reaching 159 million metric tons.