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Rolf Habben Jansen: “Integration completed” / Annual synergy effects of USD 435 million expected beginning in 2019 Today, Hapag-Lloyd successfully completed the integration of UASC into the Group. At a gathering of the shipping company’s global management in Hamburg, Rolf Habben Jansen, CEO of Hapag-Lloyd AG, said in the afternoon: “Thanks
NileDutch, headquartered in Rotterdam (NL), is pleased to announce the introduction of an additional port call – Praia – to its MPV service. The port of Praia – Cape Verde will be served every 21 days, with competitive transit times from Antwerp, Rouen, Leixoes and Lisbon. The first port call will be performed by the […]
Container services to or from Doha will likely be disrupted until a logistical solution can be found. SHIPPING lines have begun to halt their Qatar services, after the Saudi Arabia-led alliance severed ties with the small Middle East country. “In response to the current political climate in the region, all Orient Overseas Container Line ships [&h
Emirates SkyCargo and Cargolux Airlines on Tuesday signed an agreement for a strategic operational partnership in air cargo transportation. The deal, the first of its kind in the air cargo industry between a mainline airline and a specialised freighter operator, will allow cooperation between two carriers with complementary strengths and shared val
APM Terminals Gothenburg has received notice of four industrial actions from the Swedish Dockworkers Union, section 4 (SDU) to:1) not use of pool workers (“Blixt”) driving straddle carriers without instructors effect from 1st June 2017 at 24.00hrs. and last until 30th June 2017 24.00hrs 2) no use of overtime effect as of 15th May 2017 16.00
We are ready for #BBEU2017 in Antwerp! Meet us at stand no 414 H2 from 24-26 april. #Hecksher1797 #Scandinavia #Poland #Baltics #heavylift #breakbulk


Hecksher will participate in the worlds largest project cargo and break bulk exhibition on the 24-26th of April 2017 in Antwerp. We are looking forward to meeting our clients and friends. Find us at stand: 414 H2 See you in Antwerp!
Glasgow-based Braid Logistics Limited is believed to the first major logistics organisation to achieve ISO 14001 accreditation for its entire distribution management system. The award covers Braid Logistics entire logistics and supply chain process. For Flexitanks, this encompasses the manufacturing of flexitanks to exacting standards through to th
Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) achieved what it describes as “steady growth” in all air traffic categories in the first month of 2017. Cargo traffic through the gateway increased by 3.1% compared with January 2016 to reach 372,000 tonnes. The increased cargo throughput was attributed in the main by Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) to [&
Alliance to deploy 350 containerships with 3.5m teu total carrying capacity. OCEAN Alliance members came together on Thursday to sign a document detailing its planned service coverage in the market.  Entitled the Day One Product, the proposed network calls for the deployment of 350 containerships with approximately 3.5m teu total carrying capacity