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Singapore Airlines (SIA) Cargo has broadened its range of transportation solutions for pharmaceutical cargo by expanding its network of THRUCOOL qu...

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Air Charter Service expands in Australia

Leading aircraft charter specialist, Air Charter Service, is continuing its commitment to investing in Australia, with the expansion of its Sydney ...

DSME and DNV GL signed agreement

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and DNV GL have signed a framework agreement which will see them cooperate on joint development...

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first A350 XWB

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 is the first aircraft produc...

Hapag-Lloyd to adjust WBS rotation

As from week 25 Happag-Lloyd will drop the Piraeus westbound call on the West Med Black Sea Service (WBS). At the same time, they will add a Barcel...

Freight & Logistics

Redwood Logistics acquires Eminent Global Logistics

Redwood Logistics, a strategically-integrated North American logistics company based in Chicago, Illinois, announced that it acquired Eminent Globa...

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DB Schenker opens first low-carbon distribution terminal in Norway

Global-leading logistics service provider DB Schenker opens its first low-carbon city distributio...

CEVA Logistics signs three-year deal with LUSH in UK and Ireland

As it is embarking on a new adventure with the CMA CGM Group, CEVA Logistics is pleased to announ...

Panalpina launches China-Europe rail service

Panalpina has launched a high-speed rail Less than Container Load (LCL) service direct from Shang...

Agility signs Porsche Carrera Cup Asia partnership

Agility has signed a two-year logistics partnership agreement with Porsche Motorsports for the ei...

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Airports

dnata gains IATA’s CEIV Pharma certification at its new Dallas facility

dnata, one of the world’s largest air services providers, has been certified by IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators ...

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Auckland Airport welcomes new seasonal Air Canada service

Auckland Airport welcomes the announcement of Air Canada’s new seasonal direct flight betwe...

HKIA sees continuous growth in passengers volume and flight movements in January

Passenger volume and flight movements at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) continued to incr...

Swissport to acquire Heathrow cargo handling ltd. from air France

Swissport recently agreed to increase its shareholding in Heathrow Cargo Handling Ltd. (HCH) to 1...

dnata strengthens position in freight forwarding industry

dnata, one of the world’s largest air services providers, strengthens its position in the U...

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Container

APL enhances Japan Thailand Vietnam service

APL announced that the Japan Thailand Vietnam (JTV) service is extending its port rotation to the Philippines and within South China. The refined s...

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HMM to expand cooperation with FESCO

HMM (CEO Jae-hoon Bae) announced that it will expand cooperation with FESCO. HMM has been joint...

APL strengthens Trans-Pacific portfolio of services

APL announced the introduction of the new Central China - Loop 3 (CC3) service; and enhancement o...

MSC offers a new dedicated intra-Asia Service

MSC is pleased to announce a new service connecting Vietnam and Thailand with China in few days. ...

APL unveils new Asia Australia Express 2

APL announced the launch of a new weekly Asia Australia Express 2 (AAX2) service that will direct...

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Sea Ports / Terminals

Port of Los Angeles April cargo volumes set new record

April cargo volumes surged 8.9 percent at the Port of Los Angeles compared to the same month last year. It was the best April in the Port’s 1...

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Dell Technologies to accelerate Abu Dhabi Port’s digital transformation journey

Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dell Technologies that will s...

DP World reports flat gross volume in first quarter of 2019

DP World PLC handled 17.5 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio ...

Gulftainer handles container volume of two million TEUs at Iraq Container Terminal

The Iraq Container Terminal (ICT) at Umm Qasr Port in southern Iraq, operated by Gulftainer, has ...

KIZAD brings DHL logistics services to Abu Dhabi

DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international air, sea and road freight services provider has ...

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LNG / Bulk / Tanker

Scorpio Bulkers announces the sale of Two Kamsarmax vessels for $48 Million

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. announced that the Company has entered into a financing transaction in respect of one of the Company’s Kamsarmax vessels...

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Japan's NYK charters two LNG carriers with Total

NYK signed a long-term contract with Total Gas & Power Chartering Limited (TGPCL), a subsidia...

Stolt-Nielsen, Golar LNG and Höegh LNG to create small-scale LNG company

Stolt-Nielsen Limited, Golar LNG Ltd and Höegh LNG Holdings Ltd. announced a combined invest...

New wood-chip carrier for Hokuetsu Corp.

A new wood-chip carrier for Hokuetsu Corporation was delivered on September 11 at Oshima Shipbuil...

NOVATEK shipped first LNG cargo to Brazil

PAO NOVATEK announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, NOVATEK Gas and Power Asia Pte. Ltd. has ...

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Safety

Panalpina scores high marks in sustainability tests

International logistics and freight forwarding company Panalpina has achieved an A- for climate change from the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), hi...

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Containers caught fire on board the Yantian Express

On 3 January, a fire broke out in one container on the deck of the Yantian Express and spread to ...

Stena Bulk attempted piracy attack on vessel west of Yemen

3rd November the Stena Imperial reported a suspected pirate approach whilst on northbound passage...

NYK holds annual Dry Bulk Safety Conference

NYK held its annual Dry Bulk Safety Conference at the company’s headquarters in Tokyo last ...

NYK PCTC receives award from the association for rescue at sea

The NYK-operated pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) Hercules Leader has been recognized with a spe...

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Airlines - Freighter

Delta Cargo's digital innovation continues to improve customer experience

Since the re-launch of deltacargo.com, a significant shift from traditional booking channels to digital platforms has occurred. With a 15 percentag...

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Virgin Atlantic welcomes cargo potential of new Tel Aviv route

Virgin Atlantic’s new daily flights between London Heathrow and Tel Aviv will provide more ...

Emirates SkyCargo announces freighter services to Bogota, Colombia

Emirates SkyCargo has announced that it will be opening a new trade lane to South America with th...

Nippon Cargo Airlines expands agreement with Atlas Air

Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) announced that the airline will add three additional B747-400F aircra...

Etihad Cargo expands global network with launch of services to Barcelona

Etihad Cargo now provide freight forwarders and cargo customers greater access to its global netw...

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Airlines - Passenger

Air Arabia launches direct flights between Sharjah and Tunis

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), announced the launch of a direct flight from Sharjah...

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Emirates announces codeshare agreement with LATAM Airlines Brazil

Emirates has announced a new codeshare partnership agreement with LATAM Airlines Brazil covering ...

flydubai launches flights to Sochi in Russia

Dubai-based flydubai has announced the start of flights to Sochi, Russia. Flights between Dubai a...

Virgin Atlantic set to soar in South America for the first time

Virgin Atlantic is delighted to announce it will be launching flights between London Heathrow and...

flydubai marks start of flights to Uzbekistan with Tashkent inaugural

flydubai inaugurated its new service from Dubai to Tashkent becoming the first carrier based in t...

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Ship Operation

Yang Ming to charter four more 11,000 TEU new container ships

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming) and Shoei Kisen Kaisha Ltd. (Shoei Kisen) signed charter agreements for four 11,000 TEU containerships...

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RCL replaces its Partner Vessel on Central China to Thailand Service (RBC)

RCL is pleased to announce that it will take over CNC's existing vessel operation on the RBC1...

Diana Shipping Inc. announces Time charter contract for m/v San Francisco with Koch

Diana Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels,...

Diana Shipping Inc. announces time charter contract for m/v Houston with Koch

Diana Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels,...

Euronav sells Suezmax felicity for Offshore Project

Euronav NV is pleased to announce that the Company has sold the Suezmax vessel Felicity to a glob...

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Aircraft Manufacturing

Airbus signs MOU with Hellenic Space Agency for future space cooperation

Airbus and the Hellenic Space Agency have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) covering future space cooperation. The MOU will focus on Earth...

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Airbus delivers its 12,000th aircraft to Delta Air Lines

Airbus celebrated the delivery of its 12,000th aircraft ever in its 50-year history. The aircraft...

First Japan Airlines A350 XWB makes maiden flight

The first A350-900 for Japan Airlines (JAL) has successfully completed its maiden flight in Toulo...

Azul receives the first Airbus A330neo in the Americas

The first A330neo of the Americas has been delivered to Azul Linhas Aéreas on lease from A...

Airbus delivers first A321LR to Canada’s Air Transat

Air Transat, a Canadian leisure and holiday travel airline, took delivery of its first Airbus A32...

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Ship Building / Shipyards

Hamburg Süd christens containership Polar Mexico

Hamburg Süd christened the “Polar Mexico” container ship in the Mexican port of Veracruz on the weekend. The sponsor of the &ldquo...

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CMA CGM signs two strategic partnerships with China State Shipbuilding Corporation

Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the CMA CGM Group, a world leader ...

Yang Ming launching two last 14.000TEU container vessels

Two new 14,000 TEU full-container vessels built by Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. and chartered b...

Hapag-Lloyd first in world to convert large container ship to LNG

Retrofitting of the 15,000 TEU vessel “Sajir” to use LNG propulsion / Pilot project p...

New VLGC for Astomos Energy named Laurel Prime

On December 13, a naming ceremony was held in Nagasaki at the Koyagi Shipyard of Mitsubishi Shipb...

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Insurance / Finance

Flex LNG signs $550m of financing for four LNG carriers

Flex LNG Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has entered into a sale-charterback transaction with Hyundai Glovis Co. Ltd. for the vessels Flex End...

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Diana Shipping sold a 2004-built panamax bulk carrier for $7 million

Diana Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels,...

Belships ASA acquires supramax bulk carrier

Belships ASA has agreed to acquire the 55,866 dwt bulk carrier M/V SEPHORA from Prospero Marine L...

Hamburg Süd closes sale of dry bulk business to China Navigation

Hamburg Süd and The China Navigation Company (CNCo), a subsidiary of the Swire Group, have c...

Contship Italia S.p.A. has entered into negotiations for sale of MCT

Contship Italia S.p.A. has entered into negotiations with MSC for the sale of its 50% shares in C...

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