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Lithium batteries to be banned from passenger aircraft bellies?

April 16, 2014

April 16, 2014 - The Dangerous Goods Panel of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) last week proposed that the carriage of lithium metal batteries as cargo on passenger aircraft be pro... View Full Post

EPA Launches New Green Initiative for US Ports

April 16, 2014

April 8, 2014 - The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has launched an initiative to recognise ports that take action to improve environmental performance. The new initiative will provide addit... View Full Post

April Expected to See U.S. Retail Imports Rise by More Than 6 Percent

April 16, 2014

April 16, 2014 - Import volume at the nation's major retail container ports is expected to increase 6.1 percent in April, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released by the National R... View Full Post

BDP International Appoints Country Manager

April 16, 2014

April 11, 2014 - Claus Freydag has joined the global logistics firm, BDP International, as country manager for its German subsidiary, BDP International GmbH. He reports to BDP managing director Europe... View Full Post

Call to Simplify Access to Hamburg Port for Heavy-Load Shipments

April 16, 2014

April 10, 2014 - The operational parameters for the high-volume and heavy goods shipments into the Port of Hamburg, generating such significant added value, are in need of sustained improvement throug... View Full Post

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