While its rivals target acquisitions that fit an integrated end-to-end logistics strategy, Hapag-Lloyd has instead focused on expanding its core container shipping network.
13 Jan 2014
Contship Italia boosted traffic at its five Italian container terminals by almost one-fifth in 2013, despite a stagnating Italian economy, while its part-owned Moroccan terminal handled more than...
09 Sep 2013
The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller has called at the Tanger-Med port in Tangier, Morocco, its latest visit on its first service loop in Maersk Line’s Asia-Europe service.
09 May 2013
CMA CGM will launch a new intra-Morocco service, the New Morocco Shuttle.
22 Apr 2013
The European Union and Morocco today started the first round of talks for an EU-Morocco Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area.
11 Apr 2013
Eurogate, Europe’s largest container stevedore, saw profit shrink 30 percent in 2012 due to start-up costs for Germany’s first deep-sea terminal in the port of Wilhelmshaven and lower investment income.
28 Mar 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will launch a new service between the Mediterranean and U.S. East Coast, starting in June.
07 Mar 2013
José Manuel Barroso, European Commission president, and Yingluck Shinawatra, Thailand’s prime minister, have launched negotiations for a free trade agreement between the European Union and Thailand.
28 Feb 2013
Logistics spending in Africa by manufacturers and retailers (both in-house and outsourced) is set to increase by almost $28.8 billion by 2016, as the size of the outsourced logistics market increases by...
21 Feb 2013
The criminal Court of First Instance in Rabat, Morocco, has sentenced trade union leaders Said Elhairech and Mohamed Chamchati each to two and a half years of imprisonment.
22 Jan 2013
CMA CGM announced a peak season surcharge from all Asian ports to all northern European ports. The surcharge will be $250 per 20-foot container, effective Jan. 28.