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, 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.