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Uni-top Airlines adds Liege-Wuhan route to Air Silk Road

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September 7, 2018 Uni-top Airlines is continuing to develop routes between China and Europe with flights from Liege to Wuhan using a Boeing 747-400 Freighter. The service will leave the Belgian airport on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, arriving in Wuhan the next day using the 747-400F with a capacity of 110 tonnes. European manufacturers of […]

Atlas Air to operate second B747-400F for Asiana Cargo

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September 7, 2018 Atlas Air has entered into an agreement with Asiana Cargo to add a second Boeing 747-400 Freighter for the South Korean airline. The aircraft will be operated by Atlas Air and be flown on key global routes across the fast growing transpacific market, connecting South Korea with several destinations in the US. […]

Panalpina adds air, ocean and logistics to its executive board

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September 7, 2018 Panalpina is enlarging its executive board to include airfreight, ocean freight and logistics, and has given Lucas Kuehner a promotion. Chief executive officer Stefan Karlen says: “Our company has ambitious growth targets for the coming years and a clearly defined plan for reaching them. Our three products – air freight, ocean freight, […]

Listed Dry Bulk Companies Clocked Up USD 5.8 Bn in Losses in 5 Years

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September 7, 2018 A total of USD 5.8 billion in losses were recorded by listed dry bulk shipping companies over the last five years, Stamatis Tsantanis, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Seanergy Maritime said. The companies in question include Scorpio Bulkers, Diana, Navios, Genco, Eagle Bulk and Star Bulk. Speaking in a Capital Link webinar on the Competitive […]

Petrobras Hires Two MR Tankers from Stena Bulk

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September 7, 2018 Brazil’s state-owned oil company Petrobras has signed a contract with Stena Bulk for the chartering of its MR product tankers Stena Conqueror and Stena Conquest. The contract is for a term of two years and includes the option to extend the charters for another 11 months. The vessels will carry refined products […]

CMA CGM to Continue Pursuing Acquisitions

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September 7, 2018 French container shipping company CMA CGM plans to continue to look for acquisition opportunities after its plans for merging with German rival Hapag-Lloyd fell through, Reuters reports. Speaking on the sidelines of yesterday’s inauguration of the company’s new flagship, the 20,600 TEU CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupery, in the Port of le Havre, the company’s […]