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Imperial on the up in 2013

August 28 - Johannesburg, South Africa headquartered freight forwarder Imperial Logistics has issued its financial results year ending June 30, 2013 (FY2013), showing revenues of RND34 billion (USD3.26 billion), up 21 percent year-on-year over FY2012.

Within South Africa, Imperial Logistics strengthened its position as a leading provider of outsourced supply chain and logistics services - during the second half of FY2013 it saw revenue growth of 12.4 percent and a 21.4 percent operating profit improvement.
Business in the rest of Africa performed strongly, with turnover and operating profit increasing by 23 percent and 45 percent respectively.
Cobus Rossouw, chief integration officer, Imperial Logistics, commented: "During the last year we have gained multiple new contracts, many of which with leading multinationals across the industry spectrum.  We also expanded our engagements with various African businesses."

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Port of Açu names José Firmo as CEO

September 16 - The port of Açu – a privately owned industrial complex in São João da Barra, Brazil – has appointed José Firmo as its ceo, effective November 1.
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MIS moves engine across Oman

September 13 - Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has transported a 140-ton (127-tonne) Wärtsilä engine from a power station in Khasab to Duqm, Oman.
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XLP gathers in Dubai

September 13 - Almost 160 delegates from around the world gathered in Dubai last week for the XLProjects (XLP) annual general meeting (AGM).
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