At the Africa CEO Forum on 25-26 March 2019 in Kigali, Rwanda, Bolloré Transport & Logistics is announcing the launch of AEROHUB, a new 15,000-m2 platform in Côte d’Ivoire in April 2019. Located near Abidjan international airport and less than 15 km from the port terminal, AEROHUB will foster the development of national and sub-regional logistics activities.
On Monday, April 1, Mitsubishi Corporation and Lawson Co., Ltd. will launch "SMARI", a return service of rental products or online purchases utilizing Lawson 's existing (reverse) logistics network at select (approximately 100) Lawson stores in Tokyo.
EMAR Offshore Services, a Netherlands-based dedicated maritime service company, welcomed a new vessel to its fleet. The Damen ASD Tug 2811, named E-TWO, was ordered in November 2018 with a special request for the installation of an additional FiFi1 system, aft winch and hydraulic crane.
AJOT | March 25, 2019 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project
Agence Maritime Mohab Tunisia, member to the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for Tunisia, was contracted for the handling of heavy and outsized coiled tubes from flat rack containers and transported them to their warehouse in Tunis for transit formalities before going overland to their final destination in Hassi Messaoud, Algeria.
AJOT | March 25, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Freighters
AirBridgeCargo Airlines has strengthened its footprint in Asia by increasing frequencies to its online destinations following an average 5% annual growth in the region in the last five years as customers seek additional capacity and delivery solutions.
Following an upgrade to its fixed-day, weekly rail import service for LCL cargoes from China, Davies Turner, the UK's leading independent freight forwarding company, reports record transit times are being achieved.
AJOT | March 25, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Airlines | Maritime News | Liner Shipping
Pelican BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, was announced as a winner at an annual awards ceremony which recognizes the excellence of suppliers serving the biologics industry.
Shipco Transport, one of the world’s leading neutral NVOCCs, has announced the opening of a new Container Freight Station (CFS) in Busan, Korea. The new facility is operated by International Cargo Terminals (ICT) which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Shipco Transport.