August 19 - Maritime and logistics service provider, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has opened an office in Amsterdam - the company's second office in the Netherlands.

Based in the port of Amsterdam, the new office further extends the ISS global network and its service offering in the country to new and existing customers and complementing its existing office in Rotterdam.

ISS says the Port of Amsterdam has excellent connections to all European markets including Germany and the UK, and is a key hub for various cargoes including project freight.

ISS Amsterdam will be offering a full range of marine agency services together with a range of terminal activities including stevedoring, warehousing, storage, forwarding and custom documentation, while also serving the port of Ijmuiden.