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14/10/2013 09:01

Hapag-Lloyd ups east Asia-Red Sea rate US$500/TEU from November

GERMAN shipping giant Hapag-Lloyd will increase rates for all cargo and container types from east Asia (excluding Japan) to Red Sea from November 1.


 
14/10/2013 08:54

Galborg USA Enhances Florida-Africa Reefer Container Service

Galborg USA has upgraded its refrigerated container cargo service from Jacksonville, Fla., to ports in Namibia, South Africa and Mozambique, according to Jacksonville Port Authority.


 
12/10/2013 09:50

Freighter fleet to hit 3,000 planes in 20 years

Airbus’ new Cargo Global Market Forecast predicts worldwide air freight traffic will grow by an average of 4.8 percent annually over the next 20 years, almost doubling the required global freighter fleet to nearly 3,000 aircraft. 


 
11/10/2013 09:56

American Airlines begins Orlando cargo service

American Airlines Cargo began offering full cargo service to and from Orlando, Fla., effective Oct. 7.


 
11/10/2013 08:58

AirBridgeCargo Freight Traffic Rises 4 Percent

AirBridgeCargo Airlines transported 223,732 tons of cargo in the first eight months of 2013, a 4 percent increase year-over-year.


 
08/10/2013 11:54

Bigger ships bring fears of longer waits with Panama Canal widening

SHIPPERS on the US east coast are fearful of cargo delays brought about by larger containerships expected with the completion of the Panama Canal expansion in 2015, reports Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.


 
08/10/2013 09:59

14,074-TEU CSCL ship makes Zeebrugge call after buying into terminal

CHINA Shipping Container Lines' (CSCL) containerships have started calling at APM Terminals Zeebrugge after buying 24 per cent of the Belgian container terminal.


 
07/10/2013 10:52

THAI adds more flights from Moscow

From December 24, Thai Airways will launch additional flights from Moscow Domodedovo Airport to the capital of Thailand. The current four weekly flights will be supplemented by another two.


 
07/10/2013 10:00

Hapag Lloyd hikes China/Korea-Australia rate US$400/TEU October 24

GERMANY's Hapag Lloyd will increase rates for all cargo and all container types from North East Asia to Australia by US$400 per TEU from October 24.


 
07/10/2013 09:25

NOL takes delivery of the 9,200-TEU Charleston, sixth of 12 vessels

APL has received delivery of the APL Charleston, sixth of twelve 9,200 TEUers from Korea's Daewoo yards, first ordered as 10 vessels in July 2010 by Singapore's Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) as ten 8,400 TEUers, then increased to 9,200 TEU a year later, reports Alphaliner.