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Hapag Lloyd ship at Antwerp port

October 8, 2018

Hapag-Lloyd to introduce cleaner fuel charges from 2019

Hapag-Lloyd said on Monday it is preparing customers for a mechanism to charge more for cleaner fuel starting next year to comply with tighter environmental rules.

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chemical barrels loaded on pallets in warehouse

October 3, 2018

Iran’s oil buyer and rival, U.A.E. may be cracking down on trade

The United Arab Emirates, which has a history of talking tough on Iran while still buying its oil, appears to be taking steps to comply with looming U.S. sanctions against the Islamic Republic’s energy industry.

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Downtown Montevideo Uruguay with cars parked along curb

October 2, 2018 BDP in the News

BDP International Opens 1st Office in Uruguay

BDP International, a leading privately owned global logistics and transportation services company, has opened an office in Montevideo, Uruguay. The global logistics and transportation services company now has 14 locations in South America

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Traffic in paris by arc de triomphe

October 2, 2018

Carmakers in Paris issue stark warning of risk of no-deal Brexit

Carmakers are pulling few punches about the costs of a hard Brexit as talks between the U.K. and the European Union fail to find common ground.

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aerial view of containers on pier

October 2, 2018

Drewry survey: IMO 2020 low-sulfur rule exposes widespread concern about lack of fuel cost transparency

There is considerable unease among global shippers/BCOs (Beneficial Cargo Owners) and freight forwarders ahead of the IMO’s 2020 global emissions regulations, due to come into force on 1 January 2020, according to a survey conducted by global shipping consultancy Drewry.

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