New York, October 17, 2017 – Trinity Logistics USA Inc., and Etihad Airways have collaborated on operating a 777F freighter between Vietnam’s Hanoi International Airport (HAN) and Ohio’s Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK). The move represents the first time the airports have been directly connected, making the transfer of goods between the two countries faster than ever before.
Growing demand from automotive shippers has led Kuehne + Nagel to expand its Asia-Europe rail service into Japan and South Korea.
The move comes six months after the launch of the Asia-Europe rail connection, which a spokesperson told The Loadstar was showing “reasonable upward growth” in volumes.
“Our automotive customers in Japan and South Korea asked us to expand the service to them,” said the spokesperson.
“This is the first rail service to offer shipments from ...
CSX and Canadian Pacific are the first North American rail operators to release third-quarter results, and it seems one – intermodally at least – has more to cheer about.
CSX reported a strong three months, with total volumes up 5% to 718,000 carloads and revenue increasing some 5% to $446m, although revenue per unit saw a marginal dip.
The carrier’s international Q3 volumes were up 11%, “driven by new customers and strong performance with existing customers as eastern port volumes ...
Philippines courier company LBC Express is expanding rapidly on the back of rising consumer spending and e-commerce growth.
Booming last-mile deliveries helped the company increase its net core income by 117% last year, reaching P920.2m (US$17.9m).
“This was largely due to the rise in air and courier service revenues, driven by improved costs of sea and air freight,” LBC Express chief financial officer Enrique Rey told The Loadstar.
“Last-mile growth has largely been ...
Piracy globally may have declined during the first nine months of this year, but concern lingers over the frequency of attacks in the Gulf of Guinea and South-east Asia. Marine Link reports vigilance is also required in the waters around Venezuela and Libya following attacks and attempted boardings. While Somalia remained incident-free during the three months to September, the report also stresses that there are still pirates in the area with the ...
For some this will be welcome news; for others, it will continue the insidious creep of Amazon into our daily lives. According to this piece in Quartz, the online behemoth is set to bypass apartment letterboxes and install its own lockers – owners and managers of more than 850,000 apartments across the US have already signed up. It seems part of the decision has been linked with building managers struggling to ...
Massimo Roccasecca, the well-connected cargo development director of Oman Airport Management Company (OAMC), has quit.
In an email to colleagues, he said it had been an honour to work for the company, and that he had cherished “every moment of the last, intense 14 months”.
He indicated that “different points of view” may have led to the parting of ways, but he is planning to stay in Oman.
It is thought that he ...
IAG Cargo has today announced that it will be trialling its Cargo Connector offering at Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) from October 2017, making it the tenth station to join the network in North America. This new addition coincides with the freight collection and delivery service’s fifth anniversary.
Avantida has announced that Hapag-Lloyd has become the first ocean carrier in the United Kingdom to offer its reUse container management services through the Avantida platform. The application allows the re-use of import containers for export shipments of the same shipping company.
After eight consecutive weeks of declining spot freight rates on the headhaul legs between China and the US, the remainder of this year’s peak season is set to be worse for carriers than the corresponding period in 2016.
According to the Freightos International Freight Index, last year’s peak season was in three phases, beginning with a four-week rate rebound from the Hanjin bankruptcy.
Rates subsequently dropped during the Chinese Golden Week holiday, when cargo ...
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