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Asia News from December 2010

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GPLN adds two more

December 30 - December 30 - The Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN) is ending 2010 on a high note with the appointment of new members in Egypt and Brazil.
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China Navigation orders eight MPVs

December 29 - December 29 - The China Navigation Company Pte (CNCo), the deep sea shipping arm of the Swire group, has ordered eight multipurpose vessels each of 31,000 dwt and valued at a total of USD300 million, to be bulit at Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding Co Ltd (Ouhu
Views: 1232
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Sri Lankan freight company considers expansion

December 29 - December 29 - Sri Lankan freight forwarder FPS Lanka is considering setting up offices in the new southern port of Hambantota and in eastern Trincomalee harbour to handle an anticipated influx of cargo flows for post-war reconstruction.
Views: 1713
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Allport merges with CS Logistics

December 24 - December 24 - Allport, one of the UK's largest freight forwarding and logistics companies, is merging with CS Logistics Holdings Limited, the parent company of Cargo Services Far East Limited, and based in Hong Kong and China.
Views: 4174
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Intermax delivers welding machine

December 23 - December 23 - InterMax Logistics Solution (ITM), a Chinese member of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network, recently accomplished the delicate transport of a high technology welding machine from the UK to Taishan in Guangdong Province.
Views: 925
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WWPC quartet teams up for Turkmen contract

December 22 - December 22 - CNC Freight Services of Malaysia as lead contractor, and DGT Logistics of Turkmenistan as the local contractor in country, has worked with two other members of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) on a logistics contract for a Malaysia co
Views: 1266
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Turners Shipping joins BDP Global Network

December 22 - December 22 - Turners Shipping (Pty) Ltd from South Africa has become a Premium Partner in the BDP Global Network - an alliance of small to mid-sized logistics companies.
Views: 2022
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AirBridgeCargo Airlines takes the honours at Frankfurt

December 21 - December 21 - Fraport Cargo Services (FCS) has presented AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) with its 'Best Cargo Performer 2010' award after the airline increased its freight volume through Frankfurt Airport by nearly 50 percent.
Views: 990
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Agility wins Asian Aerospace contract

December 20 - December 20 - Agility has won the contract to provide all on-site logistics services at Asian Aerospace 2011 in Hong Kong, managing the movement and positioning of large and sensitive aviation and aerospace exhibits that require specialized handling and e
Views: 913
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GTL joins Pacific Power Logistics network

December 17 - December 17 - Goods Transporter Logistics (GTL), an international freight forwarder and logistics provider based in Cambodia, has joined the Pacific Power Logistics network
Views: 1095
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Balnak hits 25 percent growth in 2010

December 17 - December 17 - Turkish transport operator Balnak Lojistik is closing 2010 with a performance which exceeds budgetary targets says president of the board of directors, L
Views: 1528
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American Commercial Lines goes Platinum

December 16 - December 16 - Further to our report on November 30, shareholders have approved the acquisition of American Commercial Lines (ACL) by an affiliate of Platinum Equity by an 80 percent margin.
Views: 1454
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Weather fails to delay windmill blade delivery

December 14 - December 14 - Fierce snow showers failed to stop freight forwarders Maxlines of Taiwan and Shanghai Ocean Knight Shipping of Shanghai from delivering a set of three windmill blades to a site in Mongolia.
Views: 742
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Back to the classroom at Breakbulk Asia

December 13 - December 13 - Next month's third annual Breakbulk Asia Transportation Conference & Exhibition in Singapore is offering two opportunities for industry professionals to brush up their training or to acquire new skills that can lead to accreditation and form
Views: 1289
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Ahlers moves filtration systems

December 9 - December 9 - Ahlers Belgium and Ahlers China worked together to move 2,100 tonnes of filtration systems from Wuhan, via Nantong to Blyth in the UK.
Views: 1000
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Maximus takes the plaudits

December 7 - December 7 - Maximus Air Cargo was a winner at the Aviation Business Awards 2010, held recently at Emirates Palace Hotel.
Views: 863
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SC&RA sets date for specialized transportation symposium

December 7 - December 7 - The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) will host its annual Specialized Transportation Symposium in Indianapolis between March 2-4, 2011 with more than 300 specialized carriers, state and federal government officials, research
Views: 1016
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Brace of Cargolux movements to South Africa

December 3 - December 3 - South African mining and oil industry interests created two recent movements for maindeck capacity provider Cargolux to the country.
Views: 690
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US plans more sanctions against IRISL

December 2 - December 2 - The US Treasury Department has announced sanctions against eight more Iranian shipping companies and four executives.
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