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Rail Traffic for the Week Ending January 19, 2019

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Intermodal News | Rail

The Port of Montreal prioritizes its operators to accelerate its business plan for the contrecoeur project
The Port of Montreal prioritizes its operators to accelerate its business plan for the contrecoeur project

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Following a fifth consecutive year in 2018 of record tonnage handled at the Port of Montreal, and the likelihood of similar anticipated growth in the coming years, the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) has decided to work in priority with its terminal operators, Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership (MGTP) and Termont Montreal Inc., to accelerate the execution of its business strategy for its container terminal project at Contrecoeur.

The Keith Corporation underway on speculative industrial facility in Summerville, SC
The Keith Corporation underway on speculative industrial facility in Summerville, SC

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Logistics

The Keith Corporation, a privately held, full service developer and owner of industrial, warehouse, and other commercial properties, has started work on a 136,500-square foot industrial building in Summerville, South Carolina’s Charleston Trade Center.

Walmart announces raise in driver pay
Walmart announces raise in driver pay

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Intermodal News | Road

Walmart is announcing today an investment in driver pay. This investment represents Walmart’s commitment to maintaining its position as one of the best jobs in the transportation industry and the importance of recruiting and retaining the best drivers.

French airline APG Airlines is new BARIG member

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Airlines

Blue Air is new BARIG member
Blue Air is new BARIG member

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Airlines

Aspiring Romanian airline serves four airports in Germany regularly and plans to expand its fleet in 2019

Budapest Airport sets new cargo record in 2018 after strong double-digit growth
Budapest Airport sets new cargo record in 2018 after strong double-digit growth

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Airports

The latest figures represent three years of continual double-digit growth in air cargo at Budapest Airport and exceeds the previous record rate set in 2017

Dimerco implements dual-brand strategy in Singapore with dedicated new ocean freight service operation
Dimerco implements dual-brand strategy in Singapore with dedicated new ocean freight service operation

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Logistics

The dedicated ocean freight service operation, which was formally opened on January 18th 2019, will provide enhanced ocean freight services in Singapore to Dimerco’s extensive customer base.

Independent study reveals compelling investment case for LNG as a marine fuel

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Maritime News | Energy News | Maritime

WFS achieves IATA CEIV Pharma certification at Amsterdam Schiphol
WFS achieves IATA CEIV Pharma certification at Amsterdam Schiphol

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Air Forwarders

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has gained IATA CEIV Pharma certification for its pharmaceutical handling facilities at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, one of Europe’s leading air cargo hubs for healthcare and life science products.

CMA CGM to launch its Med Pendulum Service
CMA CGM to launch its Med Pendulum Service

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM Short Sea Lines Med are glad to announce the deployment of a new Intra Med service in which CMA CGM will operate 1 vessel.

Pangea Members triplet for a successful OOG Airfreight shipment
Pangea Members triplet for a successful OOG Airfreight shipment

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Charters | Project / Heavy Lift News

Blue Freight Service, Pangea member in Germany, coordinated an out-of-gauge (OOG) shipment with its counterpart members in Belgium, Cobelair, and US, Express Airfreight (Houston) for air freighting a tailor-made shelter for a production line, with the following dimensions 498x251x295 cm plus 178x121x123 cm and total weight of 4120 Kg.

Frontier Airlines announces six new routes from Denver

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Airlines

The Port of Wilmington, Delaware celebrates first export shipment of finished Ford vehicles
The Port of Wilmington, Delaware celebrates first export shipment of finished Ford vehicles

AJOT | January 23, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

The Port of Wilmington, Delaware, a major U.S. East Coast hub for vehicle exports, loaded its first shipment of new Ford vehicles destined for the Middle East on Jan. 7, 2019, welcoming the Alliance St. Louis, a specialized Roll-on/Roll-off (RoRo) vessel operated by Höegh Autoliners.

EU Warns Trump of Potential Tariffs on $23 Billion of U.S. Goods
EU Warns Trump of Potential Tariffs on $23 Billion of U.S. Goods

Bloomberg | January 23, 2019 | International Trade

The European Union is prepared to hit 20 billion euros ($22.7 billion) of U.S. goods with tariffs should President Donald Trump follow through on a threat to impose duties on EU cars and auto parts, said a senior trade official for the bloc.

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