Shippers and their service providers exiting the China-Europe rail route through Russia has slammed the brakes on a trade lane that expanded by almost 30 percent in 2021.
29 Nov 2017
Poland's bid to become a European hub was sealed when the leading ocean carriers opened Gdansk up to direct calls from Asia.
27 Mar 2017
Road from Southeast Asia to China and rail on to Poland — another service option as the overland route between Asia and Europe grows in popularity.
07 Dec 2016
The providers of LCL services are expanding their US to China and India offerings that give forwarders and shippers better access to Asia.
01 Feb 2016
Shippers moving goods between the EU and Russia are poised to see their trucking costs rise because of the expiration of an agreement that allowed Polish freight operators to haul cargo to Russia.
08 Sep 2015
Container volume through port Gdansk plunged 16.7 percent year-over-year in the first half, highlighting the broader decline in trade between Poland and Russia as the latter’s economy struggles.
20 May 2015
Palletways, one of several groups offering shippers a palletized freight network in Europe, says it plans eastward expansion as cross-border volume within its network grows.
23 Mar 2015
DCT Gdansk has ordered 15 rubber-tire gantry cranes from Konecranes for scheduled deployment at the Polish terminal in the second half of 2016.
05 Jan 2015
Poland’s Port of Gdansk is negotiating with Malta-based Mariner Capital on an agreement to privatize operations at the port’s multipurpose cargo terminals.
10 Nov 2014
DCT Gdansk, the Polish port operator, has finalized the 290 million euro ($363 million) financing for a second deep-water terminal at the leading Baltic Sea container hub.
29 Oct 2014
Amazon’s opening of three distribution centers in western Poland this week closes the remaining gap in the e-commerce giant’s European network.