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C.H. Robinson expands European footprint

November 19 - C.H. Robinson has opened a new office in Basel, Switzerland, managed by Ildiko Gergely (pictured), who has been with the company since 2000.

C.H. Robinson established a presence in Europe 20 years ago and has since built a network of 52 offices with over 1,000 employees.

In the last 16 months, C.H Robinson has named Bryan Foe as European president; Gary York as director of sourcing for Europe; and Ivo Aris as director of European global forwarding, reported by HLPFI on August 16, 2013.

In September of this year, the company also announced that it had completed the acquisition of Apreo Logistics, which now operates under C.H. Robinson's name.

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USA ends steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada and Mexico

May 24 - The USA is removing steel and aluminium tariffs imposed on Canada and Mexico under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, with all retaliatory tariffs on US goods and any pending litigation also coming to an end.
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Maxim names duo for Pacific Northwest

May 24 - Maxim Crane Works has appointed Travis Wilt and Alex Clark to lead the expansion of its services in the Pacific Northwest region of North America. 
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PPG restructures training course

May 24 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG) has restructured its project cargo forwarding training course into a one-day format.
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Crosby acquires Gunnebo Industries

May 24 - Lifting, rigging and material handling equipment supplier the Crosby Group has acquired Sweden-headquartered Gunnebo Industries from Nordic private equity firm Segulah.
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