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Innovative warehouse design concept introduced

AJOT | March 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

An innovative, alternative warehouse-design concept developed by a University of Arkansas researcher and his colleague at Auburn University has been implemented by a Wisconsin generator manufacturer. In its newly designed warehouse in Whitewater, WI, Gene Read More »

Carriers go high-tech to survive spiraling fuel costs

AJOT | March 24, 2008 | Intermodal

Faced with oil prices of over $100 a barrel and a softening market, regional LTL carrier Ward Trucking searched for a way to overcome the looming recession and soaring fuel costs hacking away at the bottom line. Read More »

Cargo B Airlines appoints GSSAs for UK, IRELAND

AJOT | March 24, 2008 | Air Cargo

As part of its worldwide sales network, Cargo B has appointed two key GSSAs. Euro GSA, Ltd., with offices at Manchester and LHR airports, headed by Stuart Holland and AirlineCargoServices based in Dublin whose Managing Director is Terry Crawford. Read More »

Korean Air non-stop service from Los Angeles to Brazil

AJOT | March 24, 2008 | Air Cargo

Los Angeles mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa announced that Korean Air will launch new, nonstop service on June 2, 2008, from Los Angeles to S'o Paulo, Brazil's economic center. The service between the commercial hubs is a direct result of the Mayor's 2006 t Read More »

CMA CGM reinforces trans-Pacific presence

AJOT | March 24, 2008 | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM and Maersk Line have signed a cooperation agreement on the Danish operator's new line between North Asia and the US West Coast. Read More »

Intermarine revises surcharges

AJOT | March 24, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Intermarine, the agent for Industrial Maritime Carriers and West Coast Industrial Express announced that the carriers will revise the bunker and Panama Canal surcharges on all their services to/from South America and the Caribbean effective April 23, 2008 Read More »

Premium Article  Dr. Andreas Jahnke new head of Lufthansa Cargo Center (LCC) in Frankfurt

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | People | Appointments | Air Cargo

Dr. Andreas Jahnke has been appointed the new head of the Lufthansa Cargo Center in Frankfurt. The 41 year-old logistics expert is taking up his post in charge of the cargo carrier's biggest airfreight transhipment center, worldwide, with effect from 1 Ap Read More »

DP World - UAE records 19% growth in 2007

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

DP World’s UAE region announced that it has recorded 19 percent growth in throughput with the handling of 11 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent container units) at its marine terminals during 2007, as compared to 2006. Read More »

Five Crew Members Arrested For Illegally Operating

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The master and four crew members were arrested March 14, 2008 in connection with the improper operation of the M/V Ocean Victory, a Maltese-flagged 328-foot dry bulk carrier, because the helm was not properly manned due to the intoxication of several crew Read More »

U.S. EPA files complaint against ship brokers for violations of Toxic Substances Control Act

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued a federal complaint against Global Shipping and Global Marketing Systems, Inc. for distribution in commerce and export of PCB-containing materials on the MV Oceanic, formerly the SS Independence, a ship bein Read More »

CN announces UTU ratification of labor agreement

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Intermodal

CN announced today that members of the United Transportation Union (UTU) employed on its former Illinois Central and Chicago, Central & Pacific properties in the Midwest and Southern U.S. have renewed -- for the first time -- an hourly rate agreement for Read More »

Lowe’s Lauds Schneider National with Three Awards for Superior Service

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Intermodal

Schneider National, Inc., a premier provider of transportation, logistics and intermodal services, was recently honored by Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) with three awards for exceptional customer service. Most notably, the home improvement retailer b Read More »

Global Market for Aircraft & Related Parts $172B by 2010, According to a New Report by…

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | International Trade

The speedy recovery in global air traffic since 2004 has set the dais for thriving air transport industry in the forthcoming years. The prospects for air travel and cargo sector have brightened in both developed markets such as Europe and the US, as well Read More »

Beijing flights set to boost UAE-China trade

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Air Cargo

The launch of Etihad Airways' flights from Abu Dhabi to Beijing is set to play a significant role in increasing trade, tourism and investment relations between the UAE and China, according to the airline's chief executive. Read More »

Lufthansa Cargo on course for further growth

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Air Cargo

Operating profits of 136 million euros in fiscal 2007 / Chairman Carsten Spohr: 'We intend as the Lufthansa Cargo Group to advance on the road to market leadership and expand our quality lead' Read More »

AIR FRANCE KLM confirms its determination to contribute to Alitalia’s long-term recovery

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Air Cargo

At the end of the meeting with Alitalia trade union representatives, Chairman and CEO Jean-Cyril Spinetta confirmed the AIR FRANCE KLM Group's determination to contribute to Alitalia's long-term recovery. He underlined his ambition to implement a profita Read More »

Cargolux Adapts Its Fuel Surcharge

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Air Cargo

Luxembourg, 17 March 2008 - Cargolux reacts to an increase in fuel prices and adapts its fuel surcharge on all cargo shipments as of 31 March 2008. The decision reflects the rising costs that Cargolux is exposed to. Read More »

Maersk Line Drops NASA Service

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Maersk Line has decided to cease its slot charter agreement with the container line Hamburg S'd in the trade between the East Coast of South America and North America (also known as the NASA service) effective from 17 August 2008. As of 18 August 2008, Ma Read More »

Hamburg S’d and Maersk Line to cooperate in the Oceania ’ North America Trade

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Hamburg S'd and Maersk Line have today announced the formation of a new vessel sharing agreement. Subject to regulatory approval the two lines will establish a weekly service from Australia/New Zealand to the East Coast of North America. Read More »

Hapag-Lloyd improving ANP service

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Hapag-Lloyd will offer its customers significantly shorter transit times in the ANP service between Australia/New Zealand and the US East Coast (via Panama) from May/June this year. Read More »

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