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Global logistics leader BDP International celebrates 50th anniversary

August 24, 2016

August 19, 2016 - BDP International, a leading privately held global logistics and transportation services company, celebrates its 50th Anniversary today. BDP International traces its origins to 19... View Full Post

Powerful earthquake in Italy kills dozens and shatters towns

August 24, 2016

August 24, 2016 - A strong earthquake struck a mountainous stretch of central Italy early Wednesday, killing at least 73 people, trapping scores under debris and setting off tremors that awakened resi... View Full Post

US$2.7b plan to transform a Shanghai port

August 24, 2016

August 24, 2016 - A port area in Shanghai, is to become an advanced industries hub and bustling coastal area by 2020 with sponsorship of more than 18 billion yuan (US$2.7 billion), the city government... View Full Post

Russia’s arctic ports stifled by port fees

August 24, 2016

August 23, 2016 - Russia's Arkhangelsk Governor Igor Orlov wants to stop to his home port suffering from disadvantageous port fees and has asked President Vladimir Putin to introduce a unified port fe... View Full Post

Lack of bollards delay use of expanded Panama Canal

August 24, 2016

August 23, 2016 - The promise that some oil traders and brokers saw for an expanded Panama Canal to become a new route for large tankers will take longer to realize than expected because many ships mu... View Full Post