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Russia & CIS News from January 2014

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Blue Water oils up

January 30 - January 30 - Blue Water Shipping is preparing to transport heavy oil drilling equipment from Singapore to Baku, Azerbaijan via the Russian Volga-Don river system.
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Another good year for Liebherr

January 29 - January 29 - Liebherr reports that sales of mobile harbour cranes (LHM) have once more contributed strongly to its overall success in 2013.
Views: 1194
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Volga-Dnepr plays part in Olympics

January 21 - January 21 - Volga-Dnepr has delivered 40 tonnes of video broadcasting equipment to Sochi which will be used to broadcast the opening ceremony of the 22nd Winter Olympic Games in the new Fischt Olympic stadium.
Views: 521
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Emerging markets rising

January 20 - January 20 - The potential growth opportunities on offer in emerging markets outweigh the concerns over political and economic instability that affected developing countries in 2013, according to the 2014 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index.
Views: 1115
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GTE makes truck debut in Russia

January 20 - January 20 - GTE Logistics has delivered four Perlini quarry trucks, with a total weight of 35 tonnes, from Italy to Vladivostok - the first time that such trucks have been delivered to Russia.
Views: 622
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BBC opens in France

January 16 - January 16 - Global provider of multipurpose and heavy lift shipping services, BBC Chartering, has launched its new representative office in Rouen, France.
Views: 1295
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Hacklin strengthens position

January 16 - January 16 - Finnish freight forwarding company Oy Hacklin Logistics Ltd is strengthening its position in the market, with the opening of a new business unit - Hacklin East - which became operational on January 1, 2014.
Views: 825
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Crane project success for Aryamasir

January 13 - January 13 - Aryamasir International Transport has completed a project which included the handling of 135 units of dismantled cranes from China to Baku, Azerbaijan.
Views: 842
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The Friday Flyer - January 10th 2014

January 10 - Could a dispute between client and builder push back the completion of lock upgrading on the Panama Canal past the planned competition date of October 21, 2014 into 2015?
Views: 1430
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Glogos presses ahead

January 10 - January 10 - Glogos Ltd recently handled the shipment of over-dimensional press equipment from Moscow, via St Petersburg, for export to Asia.
Views: 590
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High five for ABC

January 9 - January 9 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), part of the Volga-Dnepr Group, has taken delivery of its fifth Boeing 747-8F.
Views: 639
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Ruslan flies the flame

January 7 - January 7 - Russia's 2014 Winter Olympic torch has been transported onboard a Ruslan International AN-124-100 freighter from Ulyanovsk, as part of its ceremonial torch relay.
Views: 435
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Russian silo move for Van der Vlist

January 7 - January 7 - Van der Vlist has transported two 15-tonne silos and three truckloads of parts from central Europe to Saratov in south western Russia.
Views: 399
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MINTs - stars of the future

January 6 - January 6 - Jim O'Neill, former chief economist and head of asset management at Goldman Sachs and recognised inventor of the 'BRIC' acronym, has taken to looking at the next four frontier economies that over the next 10 years could develop into global sta
Views: 876

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