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Premium Article  TRANS-ATLANTIC TRADE - Europe looks to new projects to handle anticipated box growth

George Lauriat | April 13, 2008 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

Virtually every European port in the Northern Range from Le Havre, in the South, centrally located Rotterdam, British ports like Felixstowe & Southampton, and the German ports of Hamburg & Bremerhaven, experienced significant growth in 2007. Further, even Read More »

Premium Article  TRANS-ATLANTIC TRADE - Exports up, but US manufacturers find distribution/logistics key to business

Karen Thuermer | April 13, 2008 | International Trade

With the US Dollar hitting all time lows against the Euro and the British Pound, US exports to Europe are enjoying a surge not seen in some time. Trade between Europe and the United States has changed dramatically over the years, largely because of the w Read More »

Premium Article  TRANS-ATLANTIC TRADE - What’s up with US exports?

Peter Buxbaum | April 13, 2008 | International Trade

It is clear that the United States economy is experiencing a surge in exporting. So much so, that some exporters are heard to complain that they are unable to line up containers when they need them. Read More »

Premium Article  TRANS-ATLANTIC TRADE - Halifax pursues focus on growth markets

Karen Thuermer | April 13, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Halifax will continue to give priority to increasing its container cargo business as, “Canada’s Atlantic Gateway to the hottest markets in the world,” stresses Karen Oldfield, President and CEO of the Halifax Port Authority (HPA). Read More »

Premium Article  DHL delivers 2007 World Series rings to the Boston Red Sox

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Just hours before the first pitch at the Boston Red Sox 108th home opener, DHL delivered the championship rings to the 2007 World Champions for the second time in three years. Escorted by Massachusetts State Police, the DHL convoy of distinct yellow and Read More »

ITR Rotterdam increases capacity

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Interforest Terminal Rotterdam (ITR) has completed a significant investment program. The stevedoring company has increased both its transshipment and storage capacity and its service level. First, a new 20,000 square meter warehouse will be opened on Apri Read More »

Nautilus acquires Savannah International Terminal

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Wilmington, CA-based Nautilus International Holding Corp., which holds Metropolitan Stevedore Co., Metro Cruise Services LLC, and other businesses, recently announced its purchase of the Savannah International Terminal (SIT). Read More »

VPA’s rail business booms

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Virginia Port Authority [VPA] in the first half of fiscal 2008 posted substantial gains in its rail volume and the amount of cargo VPA moves by rail is forecast to continue to increase. Read More »

UPS modifies strategic plan for contract logistics division

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Solutions are focused according to vertical with high-tech skewed to service parts distribution and repair/returns, with added value to programs coordinated globally. Healthcare leverages assets for finished goods distribution and returns within faciliti Read More »

Al Futtaim Retail renews Marks & Spencer 3PL contract with GAC

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC Logistics has announced its contract renewal with Al Futtaim Retail - which holds the Marks & Spencer's franchise - to manage the international retail brand's warehousing and distribution needs across the Gulf Co-Operation Council (GCC) states, with t Read More »

ITI elects Branscum of BNSF new chairman

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Intermodal

In its semi-annual Board of Directors meeting held in Washington, DC, the Intermodal Transportation Institute (ITI) at the University of Denver installed newly elected Stephen G. Branscum, Group Vice President of Consumer Products Marketing at BNSF Railwa Read More »

Pacer Stacktrain expands services with the BNSF

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Intermodal

Pacer International, Inc., a leading North American logistics and freight transportation provider, announced expanded intermodal services between its Pacer Stacktrain unit and BNSF Railway that allows Pacer Stacktrain to begin full service on their networ Read More »

Volga-Dnepr Group’s revenues surpass $1 billion for 2007

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Air Cargo

Based on 2007 results, the Volga-Dnepr Group of Companies has strengthened its position in the global outsize and heavy cargo market as well as expanded its new scheduled cargo services business and continued its implementation of industry projects. Read More »

Etihad Crystal Cargo and Cargoitalia sign partnership

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Air Cargo

Etihad Crystal Cargo, a division of Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways, has signed an interline agreement and a codeshare arrangement with Cargoitalia, the Italian private freighter airline operating from Milan's Malpensa Airport. Read More »

Industrial Dart makes maiden voyage to Houston

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Intermarine's newest heavy lift ship the M/V Industrial Dart was recently presented with a Maiden Voyage plaque to celebrate the first call of the vessel at Industrial Terminals in Houston. The plaque was presented by Darce Kullman, General Manager of Ind Read More »

Ship operator pleads guilty to concealing vessel pollution

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

PACCSHIP, the operator and manager of approximately ten ships that regularly carry goods between Asia and ports in the United States, pleaded guilty today and was sentenced to pay a $1.7 million fine for crimes related to improper transfers and discharges Read More »

Safmarine fleet renewal in full swing

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Safmarine's second quarter began with a busy 10 days, commencing with the naming ceremony for the Safmarine Nyassa, which took place at the Volkswerft shipyard in Stralsund Germany. The vessel, the second in a series of five containerships to be delivered Read More »

CTC approves $10 mln for Sacramento channel deepening

AJOT | April 10, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Sacramento announced that the California Transportation Commission (CTC) has voted to provide $10 million from the Proposition 1B Trade Corridor Improvement Fund for a project deepen the Port’s 43-mile ship channel from 30 feet to 35 feet. Read More »

Schulz urges Phil. region to develop a world-class port

AJOT | April 10, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

As he accepted the Spirit Of The Port Award in Philadelphia Uwe Schulz, who has been active in the Delaware River maritime community for some 35 years, urged the business community to turn the region into "a world-class port and revitalize it with family- Read More »

Weber Distribution leases 564,000 sq. ft.  in Redlands, CA

AJOT | April 10, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

As part of its expanding distribution network in the Inland Empire, Weber Distribution, a leading West Coast provider of dedicated warehousing and transportation logistics for more than 84 years, has signed a 10-year agreement to lease 564,000 square feet Read More »

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