Industry Sectors:Port & Logistics
Port & Logistics
British ports want trade facilitation to be central to Brexit negotiations, particularly highlighting ro-ro services to the EU.
AP Moller-Maersk Group has elected Jim Hagemann Snabe as its new chairman with the former SAP to help steer the shipping and logistics giant’s digital transformation.
Kalmar has received an order for 21 forklifts, five empty container handlers, and four reachstackers for the New Port Project (NPP) in Qatar.
Cosco Shipping Ports (CSP) saw 2016 net profit drop by 43% to $247m from $429.3m previously on almost flat revenue, which saw a 1.1% rise to $556.4m from $550.2m previously.
Greece has received three binding bids for a majority stake in Thessaloniki, its second-largest port, as the state tries to privatise parts of its infrastructure to meet bailout terms.
China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) announced that seven more international container lines have agreed to comply with the Chinese authorities’ request to lower their terminal handling charges, adding…