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Antonov Airlines` AN-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ chartered for three urgent cargo transportation from Europe to Asia

AJOT | March 22, 2023 | Air Cargo | Charters | Project / Heavy Lift | Air Project

The Ukrainian ANTONOV Airlines – expert in outsized and super heavy cargo transportations safely delivered 13 plant components in a short notice to help minimizing costly downtime due to a line production shutdown at a petrochemical plant

Port of Busan will open its first automated terminal In 2023 using Korean cranes
Ports & Terminals
Stas Margaronis | Top Story | March 22, 2023

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Port of Busan will open its first automated terminal In 2023 using Korean cranes

The Busan Port Authority (BPA) expects to open its first totally automated container terminal in the latter part of 2023 and feature ship to shore cranes built in Korea.
Trans Global Projects expands presence in Scotland to meet growing demand for North Sea energy

AJOT | March 22, 2023 | Energy | Conventional | Project / Heavy Lift | Maritime Project

The project forwarding leader manoeuvres to offer increased support and expertise to global energy and renewables sectors with UK expansion
Ports of Stockholm explores safety aspects of autonomous shipping in innovative research project

AJOT | March 22, 2023 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Ports of Stockholm, in collaboration with several partners, has been awarded research funding from the Swedish Transport Agency for research into autonomous shipping in an urban city environment. The aim of the research project is to explore and develop the safety aspects and create new preconditions for maritime sustainability and mobility services, in addition to strengthening Stockholm's position from an international perspective.

France to extend flight reductions at Paris-Orly as strikes continue

Bloomberg | March 22, 2023 | Air Cargo | Airports

Champagne exports to Gulf and Turkey soar as Russia sinks

Bloomberg | March 22, 2023 | International Trade

EU plans to give parts of aviation industry a green label

Bloomberg | March 22, 2023 | Air Cargo | Technology | Green Shipping
Tanker giants sprout from nowhere to keep Russian oil moving

Bloomberg | March 22, 2023 | Energy | Maritime | Bulk

At a downtown office block in Mumbai, packing tape peels off a black door whose handle appears to have been ripped out. A pile of post is strewn on the floor outside. A guy from a neighboring office says the staff moved out a few weeks ago, destination unknown.

Enstructure acquires Richardson Companies, further expands Gulf Coast terminal network
AJOT | Top Story | March 22, 2023

Enstructure acquires Richardson Companies, further expands Gulf Coast terminal network

Expansion into Port Houston solidifies Enstructure's position as one of the largest North American bulk and breakbulk terminal operators
Sterling Transportation expands Texas offerings with service to and from Chicago

AJOT | March 21, 2023 | Trucking

Beginning on April 11, 2023, Sterling Transportation will be adding service to Chicago (ORD) and the surrounding areas of Indianapolis (IND) and Columbus (CMH) out of DFW and IAH. These expanded services will include shipments into Texas from those same endpoints in the Midwest.
ATA Truck Tonnage Index increased 1.2% in February

AJOT | March 21, 2023 | Trucking

Index 2.3% above February 2022
Merchants Cold Storage joins RLS Warehouse Partner Network

AJOT | March 21, 2023 | Logistics

RLS Logistics, a leading third party cold chain 3PL, through its affiliate RLS Partners, recently welcomed Merchants Cold Storage, Walton, KY, (a subsidiary of the Castellini Group of Companies) as the latest warehouse partner and member of the RLS network of cold chain solutions providers; and will now be known as RLS Merchants. This addition gives frozen and refrigerated food manufacturers in the Greater Cincinnati Region, Kentucky, Ohio, and other Midwest states access to the RLS network.
China doubles imports of Russian aluminum shunned by West

Bloomberg | March 21, 2023 | International Trade | Commodity

China has nearly doubled imports of Russian aluminum in the year since the invasion of Ukraine, as some western buyers shun the metal from the major commodity supplier.
New kings of Russian oil were these six traders in December

Bloomberg | March 21, 2023 | Energy

Six little-known companies emerged as new kings of Russian oil in December, collectively handling enough of the country’s exports to catapult them into the leagues of the world’s largest commodity traders.
Great Lakes announces receipt of $138.8 million in awarded work

AJOT | March 21, 2023 | Ports & Terminals

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation ("Great Lakes" or the “Company”), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States, announced today the receipt of several major dredging awards totaling $138.8 million.
Omni Logistics named 2022 Coca-Cola Carrier of the Year

AJOT | March 21, 2023 | Logistics

Omni Logistics has been recognized for excellence in expedited freight services in 2022 by Coca-Cola

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