All Covid-19 articles

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    transport logistic 2021 cancelled

    2021-01-12T15:29:00Z

    Exhibition organiser Messe München has cancelled the transport logistic 2021 event in Munich, Germany, and will instead hold an online conference from May 4-6, 2021.

  • Cargolux and DBSchenker team up
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    DB Schenker and Cargolux join forces

    2021-01-07T09:30:00Z

    DB Schenker and Cargolux have launched a airfreight service connecting Luxembourg and Indianapolis (USA) to support increased demand for pharmaceutical shipments.

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    Qatar Airways boosts fleet with Boeing

    2021-01-04T12:09:00Z

    Qatar Airways Cargo has taken delivery of three Boeing 777 freighters to boost its cargo carrying capabilities.

  • Seafarers - Photo credit - Pacific Basin Shipping
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    Respecting seafarer rights

    2020-12-16T12:04:00Z

    The IMO used UN Human Rights Day to highlight the plight of seafarers who are still stranded at sea. It has issued a strong call for their fundamental rights to be respected.

  • Ti, global freight forwarding analysis, july 2020
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    Forwarding market set to rebound

    2020-12-11T11:00:00Z

    The global freight forwarding market experienced its most challenging year to date amid the Covid-19 pandemic, contracting 9 percent year-on-year. However, it is expected to rebound in the years ahead, according to industry analyst Transport Intelligence (Ti).

  • Danica crewing specialists warn of higher crewing costs seafarer crisis, nov 2020
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    CF Sharp sets up Covid-19 test centre

    2020-12-09T09:30:00Z

    CF Sharp Crewing Services has established a Covid-19 testing centre in Manila, the Philippines, to facilitate crew changes.

  • Danica crewing specialists seafarer, nov 2020
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    UK P&I launches crew change guide

    2020-12-07T12:17:00Z

    The UK P&I Club has published a global crew change advice manual to outline current challenges and issues regarding crew changes in ports.

  • Port of Baltimore, dec 2020
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    Port of Baltimore rebounds

    2020-12-02T14:27:00Z

    In its recent October report, the port of Baltimore reported significant increases in cargo volumes compared with the lows experienced during the height of the pandemic earlier this year.

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    Confidence in the UK logistics sector drops

    2020-11-24T18:00:00Z

    Confidence in the UK logistics sector has fallen as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and Brexit concerns, according to the latest report from Barclays and BDO Global. Nevertheless, there are reasons to be cautiously optimistic about the future.

  • Covid Logistics, crane worldwide, nov 2020
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    Crane Worldwide prepares for vaccine supply chain challenges

    2020-11-20T10:38:00Z

    With recent announcements from pharmaceutical companies that they are close to supplying a Covid-19 vaccine, global logistics experts race to support what will be an epic supply chain challenge. Crane Worldwide Logistics has been strengthening its global solutions in preparation.

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    Volga-Dnepr strengthens healthcare team

    2020-11-17T09:30:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr group has strengthened its global healthcare team with the appointment of Yulia Celetaria as healthcare director and Casper Pan to front its vaccine task force.

  • Danica crewing specialists warn of higher crewing costs seafarer crisis, nov 2020
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    Seafarer crisis to raise crewing costs

    2020-11-13T10:58:00Z

    Henrik Jensen, managing director at Danica Crewing Specialists, is advising ship operators to set aside additional funds in next year’s budgets for crew changes.

  • Ambercor oct 2020
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    Storing cargoes in a pandemic

    2020-10-27T12:49:00Z

    With projects on hold or delayed as a result of Covid-19, project forwarders are faced with a new challenge: finding space to store heavy and oversized cargoes.

  • AirBridgeCargo Airlines transports vaccine manufacturing equipment to ramp up production capacity of up to 600,000 vials per day
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    ABC transports vaccine equipment

    2020-10-22T09:23:00Z

    AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) is delivering vaccine manufacturing equipment from Frankfurt in Germany to Atlanta, USA.

  • SAAM towage, oct 2020
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    SAAM Towage moves ahead cautiously

    2020-10-15T10:13:00Z

    Work for SAAM Towage has remained relatively stable during the Covid-19 crisis. However, it is still too early to make accurate projections of what will happen in the future, said the company’s head of commercial Bruno Pina.

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    Air cargo recovery could turn toxic for forwarders

    2020-10-13T10:43:00Z

    September marks the fifth consecutive month of positive indicators in the global air cargo market since April 2020’s 37 percent year-on-year decline in volumes – signalling a continued gradual recovery, according to CLIVE Data Services.

  • ABC tests vaccine transportation capabilities, sept 2020
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    ABC tests vaccine transport capabilities

    2020-09-29T09:45:00Z

    AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has transported 12 SkyCell containers from Hong Kong to Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

  • Air Partner, sept 2020
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    Global forwarding market takes a hit

    2020-09-28T15:43:00Z

    Global trade volumes in the second quarter of 2020 contracted 14.3 percent, compared to the same period of 2019 – more than the drop recorded during the financial crisis between the third quarter of 2008 and first quarter of 2009.

  • Chapman Freeborn delivers covid relief, sept 2020
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    Chapman Freeborn supplies Covid-19 cargo to Guinea

    2020-09-16T10:47:00Z

    Air charter broker Chapman Freeborn played a key role in the delivery of a mobile hospital onboard a Boeing 747 freighter from Johannesburg in South Africa, to Conakry in Guinea to support the region’s Covid-19 response.

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    Covid-19 and the future of the energy sector

    2020-08-28T10:35:00Z

    George Schutte, vice president energy services at Crane Worldwide Logistics, shares his thoughts on what the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic will be on the oil and gas sector.