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Rickmers-Linie appoints Marmedsa

October 14 - Rickmers-Linie, has appointed Marmedsa Noatum Shipping Agency as its sales agent in France.

Reporting to the Antwerp office of Rickmers-Linie, Marmedsa will focus on sales activity for project cargo, strengthening existing partnerships and developing new relationships with French cargo owners and project companies.

Marmedsa, which is headquartered in Barcelona, has offices in Paris, Le Havre and Marseilles.

"Our business is set to grow both in France and around the world, so we want to ensure we can continue to offer the personal service and dedicated client solutions that we are known for," says Wouter Huybrechts, managing director of Rickmers-Linie Belgium.

Sogebras will remain the agent for the St Nazaire/Montoir area, where Rickmers-Linie vessels continue to make regular calls.

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Marine insurance: Reducing costs and capacity

September 19 - Marine insurance providers are commoditising their products in order to reduce costs. The result, according to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI), is a loss of expertise.
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Zeaborn forms JV with MPC

September 18 - Zeaborn Group has formed a joint venture with MPC Capital Group to handle the chartering and commercial management of a fleet of more than 160 container and bulk carriers.
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DHL strengthens network in Middle East and Africa

September 18 - DHL Industrial Projects is opening a centre of excellence (COE) in Dubai as well as offices in Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya and Turkey to coordinate complex logistics projects in the Middle East and Africa.
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ALE plans Swedish branch

September 18 - ALE will open an office in Sweden during the last quarter of 2019 as it looks to expand its operations in Scandinavia.
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