United Kingdom

United Kingdom

11 Jul 2014
Fast-growing Crane Worldwide Logistics is expanding, albeit cautiously.
The first 47 metric ton steel pile, part of the new quay wall at Liverpool2, is lowered into position in the River Mersey.
14 Oct 2013
Construction of Liverpool2, the Port of Liverpool’s deep water container terminal, has entered a new phase, as steel piling gets underway in the River Mersey.
Port of Dover in October 2013.
14 Oct 2013
Tim Waggott has been named as chief executive of the Port of Dover, according to the U.K. port’s harbor board.
IAG Cargo's new Constant Climate Centre at London Heathrow Airport.
14 Oct 2013
IAG Cargo has opened a new pharmaceutical center at London Heathrow Airport, the latest step in the expansion of its Constant Climate service...
Royal Mail
10 Oct 2013
The initial public offering of Royal Mail was seven times oversubscribed with more than 700,000 investors applying for shares in the U.K.’s 497-year-old, state-owned postal company.
American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier's expanded Atlantic Service.
08 Oct 2013
American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier has expanded its Atlantic Service with the addition of a fifth ro-ro vessel, the Freedom...
A full Freightliner train departing London Gateway.
04 Oct 2013
Freightliner has run its first service out of London Gateway to collect import containers destined for the Midlands in England.
Air freight
03 Oct 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 467 million metric-ton kilometers in September, down 7.2 percent from 503 million metric-ton kilometers of cargo in September 2012.
Royal Mail.
27 Sep 2013
The U.K. government today set a price range for the initial public offering of Royal Mail that put a maximum value of £3.3 billion (about US$5.3 billion) on the 497-year-old state-owned postal service.
Smoke from ship stacks.
20 Sep 2013
The International Bunker Industry Association has welcomed the U.K. government’s call for the International Maritime Organization to expedite the release of its study on...
Hyderabad, India
18 Sep 2013
IAG Cargo has plans to increase flights between London Heathrow Airport and Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, in order to cater to the city’s booming pharmaceutical industry.