Europe

Europe

21 Sep 2021
Worsening port and inland logistics bottlenecks are driving shippers from ocean into the air, increasing rates and kickstarting an early air freight peak season.
13 Sep 2021
A new funding round into London-based forwarding automation specialist Vector.ai highlights the need for forwarders to offload administrative tasks to keep up with industry growth and complexity.
13 Sep 2021
Taking aim at a lack of proof-of-delivery certainty in global logistics, Clockwork Logistics Systems has received financial backing from a range of logistics-focused investors.
13 Sep 2021
Container shippers are increasingly switching to breakbulk solutions to move their cargo, pushing MPV/HL bookings into the fall and driving up rates.
10 Sep 2021
With their profitability now firmly established, carriers appear to be placing renewed vigor into growing their contracted cargo base.
09 Sep 2021
Magaya’s acquisition of two forwarding technology providers lets customers manage instant quoting and customer service through a unified platform to compete with digital forwarders.
09 Sep 2021
The tight space and delayed shipments affecting European shippers are being driven by capacity-side issues, with increasing levels of deployed capacity effectively cut back by supply chain bottlenecks.
08 Sep 2021
As shippers and forwarders deal with limits on their ocean freight capacity allocations from carriers, software provider Slync.io has released a product that tethers booking activity to space allocations.
07 Sep 2021
Smaller carriers have been able to shake off pre-pandemic losses and enjoy the profitability once reserved for the largest carriers that have the size to cut unit costs and offset low-rate levels.
06 Sep 2021
A tax on carbon emissions from global shipping will accelerate the development and deployment of zero-carbon fuels, believes the International Chamber of Shipping
03 Sep 2021
Forward bookings are becoming the norm as some MPV/HL carriers require premiums for laycan dates, and a dearth of newbuildings in the sector implies that the current market will not slow down in the short term.