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Business News from September 2019

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XLP gathers in Dubai

September 13 - Almost 160 delegates from around the world gathered in Dubai last week for the XLProjects (XLP) annual general meeting (AGM).
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Persson joins Kässbohrer

September 13 - Kässbohrer has appointed Christian Persson as its key account manager for Sweden, Finland and Norway.
Views: 377
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ACS adds office space in Spain

September 13 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has relocated its Spanish operation to larger premises in Madrid.
Views: 342
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JAS takes to the skies

September 13 - JAS Worldwide has introduced an aerospace team for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Views: 350
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TV company seeks spectacular shipments for new series

September 12 - back2back productions is keen to hear from companies moving anything unique, expensive, oversize or overweight that may want to showcase their services and expertise on the Mega Shippers 3 series.
Views: 385
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Finnlines promotes from within

September 10 - Helsinki-headquartered ro-ro operator Finnlines has made a pair of managerial appointments.
Views: 612
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Multipurpose charter rates dip

September 9 - Time charter rates in the multipurpose shipping sector have fallen slightly over the last month, according to the latest data from shipbroker Toepfer Transport.
Views: 766
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Antwerp forwarders team up

September 6 - Aneka and Edmond Van Dyck & Sons, two Antwerp-based freight forwarders, are merging their operations to create Steelduxx, a new entity that will be fully operational in 2020.
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FROM THE MAGAZINE: Airships and drones prepare for lift-off thumbnail image

FROM THE MAGAZINE: Airships and drones prepare for lift-off

September 5 - There have been calls for increased levels of innovation in the airfreight sector. Drones may find their calling for smaller deliveries on project sites, or in remote surveying; airships could carve a niche in inaccessible areas. Ian Putzger reports.
Views: 2221
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Tjallingii joins PRPA board

September 5 - The Prince Rupert Port Authority (PRPA) has named Frans Tjallingii as chairman of its board of directors, effective immediately.
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Daseke restructures management

September 5 - North American specialised transport provider Daseke has initiated a comprehensive restructuring plan that includes a management reshuffle.
Views: 972
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TGP appoints Ollmann

September 4 - Trans Global Projects Group (TGP) has named Martin Ollmann as its second managing director in Germany.
Views: 1064
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Rhenus acquires PSL

September 4 - Rhenus Logistics has acquired UK-headquartered PSL Group.
Views: 1110
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MOL eyes Turkish steel market

September 3 - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has signed a memorandum of agreement with Turkish steel company, Tosyalı.
Views: 967
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Meriaura opens door for green shipping

September 3 - Finnish shipping company Meriaura has signed an agreement with Stockholm Exergi for the transport of wood chips and wood pellets using its biofuel-powered EcoCoaster vessels.
Views: 1193
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GAC Malaysia wins Petronas licence

September 2 - Petronas has awarded GAC Malaysia a licence to provide bunkering, freight forwarding, shipping and non-bonded warehousing services for the country’s oil and gas sector.
Views: 1340
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First joint shipment for DSV Panalpina

September 2 - Last week, DSV Panalpina delivered thrust reverser engine parts from Huntsville, USA to Luxembourg – the first shipment handled by the new organisation’s combined network.
Views: 1389
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PSA acquires Penn Terminals

September 2 - PSA International has acquired Penn Terminals, located on the Delaware River in the USA, from Macquarie Infrastructure Partners.
Views: 1147
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Montrose appoints Hutchison

September 2 - Montrose Port Authority in the UK has named Tom Hutchison as its ceo, effective immediately.
Views: 971

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