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Logistics

Covering Logistics, Forwarders, Warehousing, NVOCC, Transportation Intermediaries


GlobalTranz reports 47 percent Q1 revenue growth

AJOT | April 29, 2021 | Logistics

EFL International strengthens sales team

AJOT | April 28, 2021 | Logistics

Axele announces partnership with Apex Capital

AJOT | April 28, 2021 | Logistics

Oaktree Capital said weighing $6 billion sale of Ports America

Bloomberg | April 27, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Logistics

Dimerco switches transportation modes to beat delivery deadline
Dimerco switches transportation modes to beat delivery deadline

AJOT | April 27, 2021 | Logistics

International transportation and freight forwarding specialist Dimerco delivered high-density cargo from China to Morocco four days ahead of deadline, by implementing changes to the planned transportation mode in response to COVID-driven delays at Ningbo Port.

DB Schenker will be making Co2-free deliveries in all cities in Norway by the end of 2021
DB Schenker will be making Co2-free deliveries in all cities in Norway by the end of 2021

AJOT | April 27, 2021 | Logistics

Significant reduction of Co2 emissions through the use of new green vehicles • Today 42 electric trucks and five bicycles are on service

Millions of COVID-19 vaccines through Abu Dhabi’s Rafed Distribution Center
Millions of COVID-19 vaccines through Abu Dhabi’s Rafed Distribution Center

AJOT | April 27, 2021 | Logistics

• With capacity for 120 million vials and essential medical equipment and pharmaceuticals, Rafed’s state-of-the-art cool chain storage facility continues to play vital role in the UAE’s immunization initiatives

US companies bump up prices on supply squeeze and demand boom
US companies bump up prices on supply squeeze and demand boom

Bloomberg | April 27, 2021 | International Trade | Commodity | Logistics

U.S. companies face soaring bills for all kinds of materials that they need to do business -- and surging demand is helping them pass on those higher costs to their customers.In early-season earnings calls, executives from burrito chain Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. to appliance giant Whirlpool Corp. and diaper maker Procter & Gamble Co. have outlined price hikes, largely in response to rising materials costs. Their comments back up the data that show inflationary pressures building in the economy as the pandemic recovery gains speed.

DSV Panalpina acquires Agility’s Global Integrated Logistics business
DSV Panalpina acquires Agility’s Global Integrated Logistics business

AJOT | April 27, 2021 | Logistics

Two years after the acquisition of Swiss-based Panalpina, the Danish transport and logistics company is once again announcing a large acquisition: Agility Global Integrated Logistics (GIL). M&A is a well-known part of DSV Panalpina’s long-term strategy and the company has demonstrated its ability many times in both acquiring and successfully integrating companies with similar business models as DSV Panalpina. The value of the GIL acquisition is USD 4.2 billion (DKK 26 billion).

ZIM announces the establishment of ZIMARK, a new company providing innovative scanning technology
ZIM announces the establishment of ZIMARK, a new company providing innovative scanning technology

AJOT | April 26, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology | Logistics

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd., a global container liner shipping company, announced today the establishment of ZIMARK, a technology-based company formed in collaboration with the Israeli startup Sodyo Ltd., to provide next generation scanning solutions for the logistics and supply chain sectors. In addition to the joint venture with Sodyo in the establishment of ZIMARK, ZIM will also make a direct equity investment in Sodyo.

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