agosto 20, 2018

Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa to Partner on Cargo

Last week, Brussels Airlines and its parent carrier, Lufthansa, said they will begin a cargo sharing agreement on September 1 that will allow Lufthansa to sell Brussels’ belly capacities, while offering Brussels Airlines access to Lufthansa’s portfolio of international destinations.


agosto 15, 2018

Upcoming EID Holidays

Our colleagues in the Middle East have advised us that businesses will be on holiday from August 21 to 25, 2018 because of local holidays in Qatar in observance of Eid Al Adha. Customers should plan shipments accordingly and check…


agosto 9, 2018

Drewry Expects Container Throughput to Increase

According to Drewry’s latest five-year container port demand forecast, volumes are set to increase on average by just under 6% a year. This would add 240m teu to global container port throughput by 2022 – 45m teu a year – “broadly equivalent to the size…


agosto 3, 2018

U.S., EU Agree to Pursue Trade Liberalization Measures

On July 25, the U.S. and the European Union announced “a new phase” in their bilateral relationship that will feature “strong trade relations in which both [sides] will win.” The agreement appears to ease trade tensions that have escalated in…


julio 10, 2018

Antwerp Explores Blockchain for Transferring Documents

Belgium’s Antwerp Port Authority and software startup T-Mining have developed a solution to transfer documents with blockchain technology and automate the document flows. The tool they developed is said to make document flows safer and more efficient.