Logistics


  • Brazil National Airlines Association

    Brazil’s air cargo transport covering both domestic and import-export segments dropped by 24.7 per cent in the first half of 2009 as the country felt eff ects of the global economic crisis, Brazil’s National Airlines Association, or Snea, said...... Read More
  • Agility opens new Malaysian logistics hub

    Agility has opened a logistics hub close to Kuala Lumpur, boosting the company’s total warehousing capacity in Malaysia to over 34,000 sq. m. The new 13,000 sq. m. facility in Bukit Jelutong, Shah Alam has 12 loading docks and...... Read More
  • H1 revenue falls for Agility, net profit up 3%

    Agility continues to report rising profitability for the first half of 2009, despite the ongoing global economic recession. For the first half of the 2009 fiscal year, Agility saw its revenues decline nine per cent to KWD 821.0 million...... Read More
  • Datamonitor: Positive economic signs a start

    Positive economic indicators coming out of Europe, Asia and the US over the last ten days give reason to forecast a recovery in the global logistics and express industry. However, for global freight and parcel volumes and revenues to...... Read More
  • H1 revenue falls for Agility, but net profit up 3%

    Agility continues to report rising profitability for the first half of 2009, despite the ongoing global economic recession. For the first half of the 2009 fiscal year, Agility saw its revenues decline 9 per cent to KWD 821.0 million...... Read More
  • Panalpina will not join price war

    Presenting its results for the first half of 2009, Swiss-based freight forwarder Panalpina management said the industry is involved in a “cut-throat price war”, adding that it would not participate because transport prices were well below cost. Second-quarter profit...... Read More
  • Agility opens new Malaysian logistics hub

    Agility has opened a logistics hub close to Kuala Lumpur, boosting the company’s total warehousing capacity in Malaysia to over 34,000 sq. m. The new 13,000 sq. m. facility in Bukit Jelutong, Shah Alam has 12 loading docks and...... Read More
  • Schenker expands to Papua New Guinea

    Schenker Australia Pty Ltd and Schenker New Zealand Ltd have announced an expansion of services to Papua New Guinea through a non-exclusive sales and handling agreement with local partner Swift Agencies (PNG) Ltd. DB Schenker now offers integrated logistics...... Read More
  • Logistics must adapt to auto industry changes

    According to a new report by Transport Intelligence (TI) titled Global Automotive Logistics 2009, the next year will be critical for logistics companies to come to terms with the systemic restructuring which the industry is undergoing. The report highlights...... Read More
  • U-Freight moves on MRO logistics ambition

    International freight service and logIn Singapore, the U-Freight Group (UFL) has opened a new humidity-controlled logistics facility, for the handling and storage of aircraft engines and aviation components. The Humidity Control Room, measuring nine metres long, 5.2 metres wide...... Read More