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BA posts record FY loss, eyes breakeven in 2010/11

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Air Cargo

British Airways posted a record 531 million pounds full-year loss, hit by the recession, industrial disputes and the winter snow, though its ambitions to break even next year could by hit by more strikes. Read More »

Uncertainties in macro-economic US economy and Eurozone will continue to threaten air cargo

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Air Cargo

The next two years will not be plain sailing for airlines despite an encouraging recovery in the freight market since last fall, according to David Hoppin, Managing Director of the respected transport and logistics analyst MergeGlobal. Read More »

Air Company Yakutia on track to achieve international safety standards

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Air Cargo

Russia's Air Company Yakutia selected Lufthansa Consulting to assist in the thorough preparation for the IATA Operational Safety Audit, IOSA. Now the airline has also contracted the German aviation experts to support the company in achieving conformity wi Read More »

Hactl welcomes Polet Cargo Airlines and MNG Airlines to Hong Kong

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Air Cargo

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) announced that Polet Cargo Airlines and MNG Airlines have appointed Hactl's one-stop-shop services for cargo ground handling at the Hong Kong International Airport to support their new charter freighter servic Read More »

US, EU raise worries over Japan Post

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Air Cargo

The United States and European Union contested the status of Japan's mammoth postal, banking and insurance conglomerate, saying the special treatment of the group hurts private-sector competitors.

Japan Post's status creates an unlevel playin Read More »

BA union wins UK court appeal over strike ruling

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Air Cargo

A British Airways cabin crew trade union won an appeal against a legal injunction last week that had blocked a new wave of walkouts by the airline's staff.

Seeking a settlement, the Unite union said it would not strike before this week and th Read More »

Singapore Air Q4 net beats forecast, sees growth

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Air Cargo

Singapore Airlines (SIA) , the world's second most valuable airline, said advance travel booking is encouraging and cargo demand will hold up after it posted a better-than-expected seven-fold jump in quarterly profit.

Singapore flag carrier a Read More »

Crowley recognized for its EcoStewardship

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Crowley Maritime Corp. was recently recognized for its environmental stewardship by the Port of the Seattle and Seattle Propeller Club, which teamed to present the company with its runner up award for Marine Environmental Business of the Year. The awards Read More »

Intercargo welcomes approval of circular on loading rates at MSC 87

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

The 87th Session of the IMO Maritime Safety Committee (MSC 87), currently in session (12-21 May), has approved a Circular on "Additional Considerations for the Safe Loading of Bulk Carriers". The Circular, re-enforces existing requirements relating to the Read More »

Shipping faces turbulent ride on carbon cutting quest

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

What's a natural resource that is free, produces zero carbon emissions and has been used to power ships since time immemorial?

The answer is of course the wind. The graceful sailing ships that sent the likes of Christopher Columbus and Vasco Read More »

China coal import boom to cushion freight rates

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

China's record coal imports this year will provide some support to freight rates but growing pressure from fleet oversupply is set to limit gains.

Net coal imports to China, the world's biggest coal producer, could soar 70-100 percent to 170 Read More »

APM Terminals introduces crane & engineering services

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Based in Shanghai, CES provides independent consulting services for crane engineering, quality assurance, commissioning and procurement project management

APM Terminals Crane & Engineering Services ("CES"), following the lead of its pa Read More »

Transnet to meet unions to try end dispute

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South African transport unions plan to meet logistics group Transnet to resolve a wage dispute that has paralyzed port and rail operations in Africa's biggest economy.

The strike, now in its second week, has dented exports of metals, fruit an Read More »

Port Tianjin, China delegation visited Port Corpus Christi

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Corpus Christi received the visit of five Tianjin Port (Group) CO., LTD executives. The delegation included executives in charge of Construction, Logistics and Operations of the Port and it was led by Mr. Yan Hu Zhao, Vice President of Tianjin Port Read More »

Charleston container volume rises 28.5% in April

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

April container shipments through the Port of Charleston jumped 28.5 percent from last year.

Both imports and exports showed significant increases over the same month last year and against the previous month. April was the fourth straight mon Read More »

Wilbur Ross mulls rail investments

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Intermodal

Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross said his private equity firm was considering investments in rail cars, real estate and casinos.

Ross' private equity firm WL Ross & Co bought into railroad equipment supplier Greenbrier Cos in 2009, and the tw Read More »

YRC Worldwide receives Kaizen Challenge Award from Toyota NAPO

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Intermodal

YRC Worldwide Inc.. announced that it has been awarded the Kaizen Challenge Award from the Toyota North American Parts Organization (NAPO) for continuous improvement for the third consecutive year. Toyota Read More »

Southeastern Freight Lines Earns LTL Carrier of the Year Award from Rheem Water Heating Division

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Intermodal

Southeastern Freight Lines, a regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services provider, has received the 2009 LTL Carrier of the Year award by Rheem Water Heating Division for high-quality service.

Southeastern has also received Rh Read More »

NASSTRAC recognizes Duncan with Lifetime Achievement Award

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Intermodal

NASSTRAC recently recognized Doug Duncan, founding president and CEO of FedEx Freight, with the Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recognizes industry leaders who have achieved significant accomplishments on behalf of the industry through their leaders Read More »

Pakistani spinning mills shut in export duty protest

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | International Trade

Nearly all of Pakistan's 400 textile spinning mills shut down to protest against the imposition of a 15 percent regulatory duty on exports of all types of cotton yarn, millers said.

Pakistan is the world's fourth biggest cotton producer but o Read More »

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