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EU membership key for Serbia growth plan

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | International Trade

Targets in an ambitious 10-year growth plan for Serbia, based on boosting foreign investment and exports, will not be met unless the country joins the European Union, an aide to prime minister Mirko Cvetkovic said.

The plan aimed at boosting Read More »

More freight at Lufthansa Cargo

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Air Cargo

Lufthansa Cargo reported an increase in freight and a significantly improved load factor at the close of the third quarter of 2010. From January to September, the carrier transported about 1.3 million tonnes of freight. This represents a year-on-year incr Read More »

Cathay Pacific freight capacity sufficient despite plane delay

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Air Cargo

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd , Hong Kong's dominant airline, has sufficient freight capacity despite a delay in the delivery of new 747-8F freighters from Boeing Co , its chief executive said.

"We're obviously disappointed that the delivery of Read More »

New Safmarine Regional Executive for Indian Subcontinent appointed; Safmarine Leadership Team now…

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Safmarine announced the promotion of Bimal Kanal as their new Regional Executive for the Indian Subcontinent (ISC). The new region covers India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, The Maldives, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

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NOL Group’s Widdows receives shipping honor


AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Liner Shipping

NOL Group CEO Ron Widdows has received the Connie Award from the Containerization and Intermodal Institute. The 50-year-old trade association promotes maritime interests and supports students interested in trade and transportation. Read More »

Shipping Corp of India files regulator application for FPO

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Liner Shipping

State-run Shipping Corp of India said it has filed an application for its follow-on public offer with the stock market regulator. Read More »

CargoSmart launches EU ICS solution

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Liner Shipping

CargoSmart Limited, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) global shipping and logistics solutions provider, announced its Import Control System Solution for ocean carriers to comply with the upcoming European Union Regulation 1875/2006, also known as the Read More »

Maersk wins JC Penney International Supplier of the Year Award

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Maersk Line has received the 2009 JC Penney International Supplier of the Year Award as part of the Purchasing Partnership Award for Supply Chain at the JC Penney Global Supplier Summit which was held in Hong Kong. The annual summit was attended by over Read More »

NOL carry 6% more cargo

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Singapore's Neptune Orient Lines (NOL), the world's fifth-largest container shipping firm, said it carried six percent more containers in the four weeks to Sept 17 compared to a year ago. Read More »

Premium Article  Virginia’s VALET helps companies increase exports

Karen Thuermer | October 07, 2010 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

Sometimes all a company needs to get into exporting is a good valet. In Virginia, that means the Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program, implemented by the Commonwealth in 2002 to assist Virginia companies commit to exporting.

By Read More »

Premium Article  VPA looks ahead with increased efficiencies

Karen Thuermer | October 07, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Despite the negative impact the down economy has had on U.S. seaports, the Virginia Port Authority (VPA) appears to be entering a new era.

The most significant development ongoing at VPA is the 20-year lease the Authority recently signed with Read More »

Premium Article  Apples are core US fruit export

Karen Thuermer | October 07, 2010 | International Trade

When it comes to the export of U.S. fruits, apples certainly enjoy the largest slice of the pie. That’s because U.S. apples are the most popular fruit.

This year’s crop is estimated to be around 221.5 million bushels, down from last year’s a Read More »

Premium Article  Del Monte move sparks controversy

Peter Buxbaum | October 07, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Longshoremen stage wildcat walkouts in Philly, NY

The decision by the Del Monte Fresh Produce Co. to switch the terminal at which it offloads fresh fruits and vegetables in southern New Jersey sparked a labor action that spread from Ph Read More »

Premium Article  Gearing up for regs on sanitary food transport

Peter Buxbaum | October 07, 2010 | Air Cargo | Intermodal | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

FDA announcement seeks industry input
Back in April, the Food and Drug Administration announced an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) on implementing the Sanitary Food Transportation Act of 2005. The announcement was described as Read More »

GAC-USA inter-branch cooperation delivers heavy lift success

AJOT | October 07, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

Collaboration was the key when three GAC USA offices on the Gulf of Mexico came together recently to deliver the goods onto a heavy lift ship.

Acting as broker for Marine Management Group, GAC Houston supervised the towage of the pipe-laying Read More »

South Africa’s ARM to sign iron ore deal with Transnet

AJOT | October 07, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

South African miner African Rainbow Minerals said it would sign an agreement later this year with Transnet for the logistics group to transport 14 million tons of its iron ore per year. Read More »

Port Everglades names new environmental Projects Manager

AJOT | October 07, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Broward County has named longtime marine environmental manager Bob Musser to oversee all ecological functions and procedures associated with operations and planning at Port Everglades. Read More »

Ivory Coast seeks to expand San Pedro port

AJOT | October 07, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Ivory Coast's cocoa port of San Pedro plans to invest $522 million to expand its terminal, build new quays and enlarge container capacity fivefold in the next few years, the port authority said.

San Pedro handles around half of the average 1. Read More »

Teck, CP Rail ink 10-year coal-hauling deal

AJOT | October 07, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Teck Resources Ltd. and Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. unveiled a new 10 year agreement for moving coal from five Teck mines to the Pacific Coast for export. Read More »

Harbor boards postpone decision on air quality update

AJOT | October 07, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Harbor commissioners from Los Angeles and Long Beach on Wednesday postponed a vote on an update to the San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP) to allow the public more time to review the proposal. The 2010 CAAP Update is expected to be back for c Read More »

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