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Faymonville shows off in Vegas

January 31 - January 31 - Belgian trailer manufacturer Faymonville will be using the forthcoming Conexpo event in Las Vegas, USA to showcase its trailer range made specifically for the North American market.
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Tadano hires Rydbom

January 31 - January 31 - Tadano America, manufacturer of all terrain and rough terrain cranes, has hired Lance Rydbom as regional business manager covering the east coast of the USA.
Views: 846
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New commissioners at Duluth

January 30 - January 30 - The St. Louis County (SLC) board has appointed two new commissioners - Patrick Boyle and Pete Stauber - to the Duluth Seaway Port Authority Board in the USA.
Views: 1172
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Industrial Terminals activated as FTZ

January 26 - January 26 - Intermarine's Industrial Terminals has been activated as a Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) under Foreign Trade Zone Board (FTZB) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) regulations.
Views: 736
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Marler makes the cut

January 25 - January 25 - The Port of Vancouver, USA has appointed Julianna Marler as permanent chief executive officer (ceo).
Views: 1382
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Seajacks Scylla's stay with ROG

January 25 - January 25 - Seajacks Scylla has visited the Rotterdam Offshore Group (ROG) terminal in the Waalhaven, after her first successful assignment on phase 1 of the Veja Mate Offshore Windpark project.
Views: 1055
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Index reveals positive signs, underpinned by concern

January 24 - January 24 - According to the 2017 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, 43 percent of logistics professionals consider the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) markets growth forecast of 4.6 percent to be too optimistic.
Views: 1632
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Putting the can in Mexican clean fuel

January 20 - January 20 - Tradelossa has completed the delivery of three reactors from the Port of Altamira, Tamaulipas to Salamanca, Guanajuato in Mexico.
Views: 846
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Universal moves like an Egyptian

January 20 - January 20 - Universal Transport has invested in 32 modular axle lines from the Faymonville G-SL series for the transport of various power plant components to Egyptian sites.
Views: 1142
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Landstar expands with new centre

January 20 - January 20 - Landstar System has opened its new US/Mexico logistics service centre in Laredo, Texas.
Views: 1307
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Leman expands its facilities

January 19 - January 19 - Leman has opened new 99,100 sq ft (9,207 sq m) warehouse facilities in Sturtevant, Wisconsin, USA.
Views: 873
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Industry prepares for widespread consolidation

January 17 - Consolidation was the word on everybody's lips at the Breakbulk Americas 2016 exhibition held from September 26-29 in Houston, USA. Annie Roberts reports from the show.
Views: 1908
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Schedule change for Streamlines

January 16 - January 16 - From January 18, the European schedule of Streamlines' Blue Stream service will change; calling at Tilbury before Rotterdam.
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Alibaba and WCA network partner up

January 13 - January 13 - Global logistics network WCA and global wholesale trading platform, Alibaba.com have concluded a co-operation agreement that will see approved WCA member companies integrated into the Alibaba.com logistics platform for cross-border e-commerce
Views: 1319
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World Bank forecasts higher growth

January 12 - January 12 - The world economy is expected to expand 2.7 percent this year, recovering from a post-crisis low in 2016, thanks to rising commodity prices and Donald Trump's stimulus, the World Bank said in its latest Global Economics Prospects report.
Views: 1443
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New installation at Newfoundland

January 11 - January 11- Fagioli has partnered with RINA Services on the installation of the topsides for the platform at the Hebron oil field, located offshore Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
Views: 1243
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Simest invests in Fagioli

January 11 - January 11 - Simest, part of the Italian CDP group, has acquired 9 percent of Fagioli Group's subsidiary in North America.
Views: 875
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Kestrel flies with Carpenters

January 10 - January 10 - Kestrel Liner Agencies has been appointed liner agent in the UK, Europe, Africa and the USA for MBf Carpenters Shipping, and can now offer a weekly service to Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.
Views: 2068
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Recovery in sight says Drewry

January 4 - January 4 - According to the latest Multipurpose Shipping Market Review and Forecaster report, published by Drewry, the multipurpose shipping market will see the first signs of recovery by the end of 2017.
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Caribbean cargo carried through Jaxport

January 3 - January 3 - Stevedores employed by Seaonus at Jaxport's Talleyrand Marine Terminal in Jacksonville, Florida have moved four massive Caterpillar 770 specialty dump trucks onto a cargo ship bound for a Morton Salt facility in the southern Bahamas.
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