Shippers with cargo on Maersk Honam must pay to get it released

Shippers with cargo aboard the fire-stricken Maersk Honam will have to stump up over half its value if it is to be released under general average arrangements.
MSC, Maersk Line’s 2M partner, confirmed this morning that the vessel is due to finally dock at Dubai on 22 May, with discharging likely to take between four days and a week.
This week, vessel salvor Richard Hogg Lindley (RHL) fixed the salvage security at 42.5% of ...

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North American rail operators put profits before customers, claim shippers

North American rail operators have been accused by shipper organisations of putting Wall Street analysts before customers.
Shippers are frustrated by poor service and tight capacity and blame the Class One rail companies of scrimping on investment for the sake of higher profits.
A shipper survey, published by investment banking firm Cowen & Co, shows widespread dissatisfaction with the performance of the large US and Canadian rail firms.
More than half the respondents rated the service ...

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Storm clouds darken on Asia-Europe box trade as carriers struggle with rates

The storm clouds on the major east-west container trades continued to darken this week as attempts to hike freight increases appeared to falter and fuel costs continued to rise.
On the key Asia to Europe tradelane, spot rates – which account for over 50% of the liftings and heavily influence contract rates – are some 16% below the level of a year ago, whereas bunker costs have leapt by around 50%.
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Work with haulage industry on emissions, don’t penalise us, says RHA chief

UK transport groups have argued that road freight must not be penalised because it plays a vital role in supply chains.
It follows Wednesday’s release of the EU’s third mobility package, which proposes that trucks cut CO2 emissions by 30% by 2030, with a 15% cut on 2019 levels required by 2025.
“The proposed requirements for new vehicles would massively assist the logistics industry in its efforts to improve safety and reduce emissions,” said FTA ...

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Operation Stack becomes Operation Brock in M20 truck queueing rethink

There will be changes in the way trucks queue on the M20 next year.
A new strategy unveiled by the UK government aims to alleviate the congestion that has plagued cross-Channel ports, and will see one carriageway closed to traffic to provide temporary parking for trucks.
Head of policy at the Freight Transport Association (FTA) Christopher Snelling described it as a “good compromise”.
He added: “The temporary solution for Operation Stack is a good compromise for operators ...

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The ups and downs of reaching an ‘understanding’ between the US and Gulf airlines

This week has seen much confusion over the details of the agreement between the US and the UAE carriers.
After an initial White House briefing suggested there was a “routes freeze”, it now states that there is “an understanding” that Emirates and Etihad have no current plans to add fifth freedom rights – although they are entitled to do so under the Open Skies agreement.
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P&R’s million missing boxes puzzle German prosecutors

Reuters is reporting that insolvent shipping container lessor P&R may have another problem. The administrator charged with dealing with the insolvency has discovered the company sold 1m more containers than it had on its books. According to the report, the “discrepancies” began more than a decade ago. As a result, the Munich prosecutor’s office has launched fraud investigations.

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Trucking industry seeks to avoid ‘robot apocalypse’

Are robots going to make humans redundant? It’s a question more films than necessary have asked. And now it seems it is a question the logistics sector is asking, at least according to this piece from Trucks. A panel discussion held in LA last week considered whether self-driving trucks would lead to “millions” of drivers being made jobless. Some believe the process could begin in as little as five years, but others ...

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INTTRA adds Salam Pacific Indonesia Lines to its carrier network

Parsippany, N.J., and Surabaya, Indonesia, May 16, 2018 – INTTRA, the largest neutral network, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, today announced an expansion of its rapidly growing carrier network with the addition of Salam Pacific Indonesia Lines (SPIL), its first carrier in Indonesia. The addition of SPIL represents a trend by regional carriers who are joining INTTRA to gain a competitive advantage in their ...

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Globaltruck opens new cargo route from Asia to Europe

Public Joint Stock Company “GLOBALTRUCK MANAGEMENT” (MOEX: GTRK, Bloomberg: GTRK:RM,hereinafter Globaltruck), one of the largest FTL-trucking companies in Russia and the leader in the Ural and Siberian markets, today announces the start of international rally and test cargo run between Russia and China on route from Dalian to Novosibirsk. The project is coordinated by Rosavtotrans (Agency of Automobile Transport of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation).

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Due to on-going upgrades of cargo terminal facilities DG (classes 1 & 7 only) are under embargo at PEK from May 16th 2018 until July 16th 2018

Embargo on DG for Beijing

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18 MAY 2018
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Route: LHR,LGW,BHX,MAN,GLA - YYZ,YVR,YYC,YUL
Air Transat have hit their stride for the summer - now offering direct services to YYZ, YUL, YVR, and YYC airports. Offering daily flight from LGW, along with additional flights from BHX, MAN & GLA, we have the frequency and capacity to steer you through the summer.


TS: Daily Flights to Canada

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18 MAY 2018
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To Aeroflot cargo agents

Dear business partners, we are sending you the adjusted restrictions for
the carriage of dangerous goods during the Football World Cup 2018!


 

In pursuance of the President’s RF Decree No. 202 of May 9, 2017 "On the specifics of enhanced security measures use during the 2018 World Cup in the Russian Federation and the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017", as well as the decisions of the Regional Interagency Operational Security Headquarters Moscow Region (RIOSH), we inform about the suspension of acceptance and dispatch of civil and service weapons, as well as dangerous goods of all categories except for:

 

• Short-lived medical isotopes and empty specialized containers, previously agreed with PJSC «Aeroflot».

• dry ice when used as a refrigerant with other cargoes.

• ion-lithium (UN3481, PI 967/966 section II) and lithium metal (UN3091, PI970 / 969, section II) batteries in the equipment or with equipment.


This restriction is introduced on all flights of PJSC «Aeroflot» and JSC «Airline «Rossiya» in the period from May 25 to July 25, 2018.

Restriction for special cargo transportation during Football World Cup 2018

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18 MAY 2018
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AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has been voted ‘Best All-Cargo-Airline’ for the third consecutive year in The Asian Freight, Logistics & Supply Chain (AFLAS) awards, presented at a gala ceremony in Shanghai, China.

Customers in Asia vote AirBridgeCargo ‘Best All-Cargo Airline’ for the third consecutive year

AirBridgeCargo Airlines
18 MAY 2018
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AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport Cargo Terminal Co., Ltd (PACTL) have signed Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the sector of time & temperature sensitive shipments, primarily focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare products.  

AirBridgeCargo Airlines and PACTL sign MoU to extend solutions for pharma customers in China

AirBridgeCargo Airlines
18 MAY 2018
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NEW freighter destination BAGHDAD
effective may 21st

In case of requests and/or questions,
please contact us!

Customer Service : +49 (0) 2203 961701077

EGYPTAIR: NEW freighter destination BAGHDAD

Skyline Air Services
18 MAY 2018
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NEW freighter destination BAGHDAD
effective may 21st

In case of requests and/or questions,
please contact us!

Customer Service : +49 (0) 2203 961701077

EGYPTAIR: NEW freighter destination BAGHDAD

Skyline Air Services
17 MAY 2018
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Fast, faster....Wings it!

Wings: Time critical consignment in the aerospace industry?

Wings On Board Courier Network
17 MAY 2018
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Please be advised we now have capacity available via CGN to HKG/SZX/DXB

Please call our sales team or email for quotes
02087574740 / uksales@ecsgroup.aero

UPS Capacity available - HKG/SZX/DXB

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16 MAY 2018
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Route: DE - YHM,YYT,ATL,BOG,LIM
Available freighter space to USA, Canada, BOG, LIM
20MAY & 21MAY !!

In case of requests and/or questions,
please contact us!

W8 CARGOJET: Available freighter space 20MAY & 21MAY to USA, Canada, BOG, LIM

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16 MAY 2018
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Wings: Time critical consignment in the automotive industry?

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16 MAY 2018
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Freighter capacities to CAI and lowerdeck to beyond destinations !

in case of requests and/or questions,
Please contact us!

EGYPTAIR: Freighter capacities to CAI - 18MAY !

Skyline Air Services
15 MAY 2018
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Logitude is an affordable way to participate in eAWB programs, without the hassle of complicated cutovers! It is a full freight forwarding solution that includes, integrated CRM, business tools, and will enable you to increase your ROI.

Find better uses for paper than AWBs!

Logitude World
15 MAY 2018
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Since the launch of the platform in 2014, the cargo claims solution has been gaining traction throughout the industry and realizing a significant increase of users. In 2015 the platform was awarded by IATA and shortly after Saudia Cargo became a first customer followed by Brussels Airlines, in the role of Airline system users. In October of 2017 Polar Air Cargo and Atlas Air also joined the platform and currently Amerijet is in the process of becoming the newest member and embracing the innovative claim handling system.

IATA innovation awarded www.cargoclaims.aero platform sees a significant growth of users

Cargo Claims
14 MAY 2018
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Wings: Time critical consignment in the automotive industry?

Wings On Board Courier Network
14 MAY 2018
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Space is available on GF for destination KRT, Please contact UK sales/reservations for quotes/bookings.

Tel:02087574767 E:uksales@ecsgroup.aero / ukreservations@ecsgroup.aero

Space Available - GF - KRT

ECS Group
10 MAY 2018
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Aeroflot Cargo UK | Jump the queue at London Heathrow

Aeroflot Cargo UK | Jump the queue at London Heathrow

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10 MAY 2018
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Leisure Cargo and Thomas Cook have added LAX to their list of direct services to the States. This is your chance to take advantage of a swift and frequent service, while also benefiting from highly competitive rates. 

DE: LAX Direct Operation

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09 MAY 2018
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Get ready for the Summer! Thomas Cook and Leisure Cargo's LAS operation is now in full-swing, offering 5x weekly flights direct from MAN. 

DE: UK-LAS Direct Flights 5x Weekly

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09 MAY 2018
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From July 01st, Aeroflot Russian Airlines offers
from Amsterdam WIDEBODY SERVICE to Moscow
and also to other preferred destinations
PVG, HKG, BJS, CAN, NRT, ICN, JFK, TLV, TAS and many more,
to attractive all-in rates on regular scheduled flights

WIDEBODY service to Moscow Sheremetyevo

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09 MAY 2018
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