Kuehne + Nagel opens office in Myanmar

Singapore, April 11, 2013 – With the opening of an office in Myanmar at the beginning of April, Kuehne + Nagel further strengthens its presence in the Asia-Pacific region. The Kuehne + Nagel office is located in Yangon (Rangoon), in the vicinity of the country’s major sea- and airports. The company is offering comprehensive forwarding services by sea and air, […]

Kuehne + Nagel: Annual Report 2012 published

Schindellegi / CH, April 10, 2013 – Kuehne + Nagel International AG has published its 2012 annual report. The report of the globally operating logistics group is accessible online and available for download at http://www.kn-portal.com/about_us/investor_relations/annual_reports/ 

UPS Expands Expedited Ocean Freight Services, Global Reach

UPS adds Preferred LCL lanes between Western Europe and the U.S. to help importers balance speed and cost Atlanta, March 26, 2013 – UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the expansion of its Preferred Less-Than-Container Load (PLCL) expedited ocean freight service to include Western Europe. The move highlights UPS’s competitive advantage in providing customers new options to move goods quickly, yet economically. […]

Evergreen Line Strengthens Intra-Asia Service Network

March 26 2013 – In order to meet the growing market demand on the Intra-Asia trades, Evergreen Line is launching its new CPM service linking South China, Philippines and East Malaysia from mid April 2013.  In addition to providing regional transportation links for shippers in three countries, the new loop will connect to Evergreen’s global service network via Hong Kong.

“K” Line : Actual Ship Onboard Test of SCR System for Diesel Generator Started on 8,600TEU New Container Ship “HANOI BRIDGE”

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Japan Marine United Corporation and Daihatsu Diesel Mfg.Co. will begin actual on-board ship tests of Selective Catalytic Reduction System (SCR System) for Diesel Generator to confirm  the attainment of  NOx TierⅢ Regulations in MARPOL Annex VI. NOx TierⅢ regulations, effective from January 1st 2016, in MARPOL Annex VI necessitates us to reduce NOx emissions in ECA […]

DHL with new racking solution for ocean freight shipments

DHL Double Decker increases safety and cargo volume per container Racking solution reduces carbon footprint and costs Bonn, 03/21/2013, 11:00 AM CET – The racking system of DHL Double Decker containers is soldered to the container’s side wall to ensure stability and safety of goods. DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, introduces a new […]

CMA CGM: 2012 Results

The Board of Directors of France’s CMA CGM, the world’s third largest container shipping group, met under the chairmanship of Jacques R. Saadé, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, to review the financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2012. Consolidated revenue rose by 7% in 2012, to $15.9 billion from $14.9 billion in 2011, led by the 6% growth […]

Heiner Murmann appointed to Management Board of Schenker AG

Responsible for global air and ocean freight business of DB Schenker Logistics Berlin/Essen, March 20, 2013 – Heiner Murmann has been appointed by the Supervisory Board of Essen-based Schenker AG to the company’s Management Board effective May 1, 2013. He will be responsible for air and ocean freight. Murmann, born in Germany, began working for the group in 1992, first […]

Panalpina reports disappointing full-year results despite progress in Ocean Freight and Logistics

The Panalpina Group looks back on a challenging year. Panalpina’s exposure to Air Freight and Europe-related trade lanes meant that Group gross profit did not gain altitude in the past year. While gross profit remained practically unchanged at CHF 1,465 million, higher costs and various non-recurring charges totalling CHF 114 million impacted the bottom line. The provider of supply chain […]