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The latest industry news and BDP Happenings from across the globe.

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December 11, 2017

World's largest automated terminal begins trials

The Port of Shanghai is already the busiest for container traffic in the world, handling a record 37 million TEU in 2016, and the new automated Phase IV terminal will cement its leading position with an additional seven berths and 4-6 million TEU of capacity.

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December 11, 2017

Rail labor agreements are reached, says National Railway Labor Conference

The agreements, which cover more than 31,000 employees and are subject to membership ratification, have been reached with Brotherhood Railway Carmen (BRC), the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), and the Transportation Communications Union (TCU).

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December 6, 2017 Press Release

BDP International launches revamped website

BDP International has launched its redesigned website to further the company’s overarching vision of combining innovation, technology and expertise while delivering the best global logistics solutions.

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OOCL container ship

December 6, 2017

EU okays COSCO’s OOCL takeover

European Commission gives the green light to COSCO Shipping’s bid to take over Orient Overseas (International) Limited.

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hamburg ship vessel

December 6, 2017

Hamburg Süd fleet could be halved as Maersk faces up to takeover conditions

Following the completion of Maersk Line’s $4.4bn acquisition of Hamburg Süd on 30 November, the Latin American specialist could see its fleet more than halved due to regulatory restrictions on the deal.

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