November 4 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has opened a new office in Ukraine.

The marine, cargo and supply chain solutions provider said the new office, situated in Odessa, is part of a the company's drive to expand its presence across the Black Sea region alongside its existing Turkish offices in Istanbul, Izmir, Mersin and Izmit.
One of the largest exporters of grain, seed oil and semi-finished iron, ISS said Ukraine also has good railway links to transport cargo from its ports to Baltic countries and Russia, as well as connections to other Black Sea ports for ro-ro services.