February 12 - Turkey based Navitrans Shipping Agency has joined the Project Partners network of forwarding agents.

With three branches in the country: "We are acting as liner agent for Rickmers-Line - project and heavy lift liner services," said Navitrans project coordinator Ugur Ertan.

Navitrans also acts as agent for other operators and can create cost-effective transportation and logistics solutions including port handling, storage, inland carriage and transhipment via Turkish ports, Ertan claimed.

The company has an in-depth knowledge of Russian river transportation for freight travelling to and from the CIS region via Caspian Sea, Ertan observed