In the last business year, the high quality services provided by the Port of Hamburg’s operators has lead to a stable handling result comparable with the previous year. With the impending adjustment to the Elbe fairway, potential for growth will be enhanced. Through investments in infrastructure the Port of Hamburg counts among the cutting edge hubs on the international sea trades. At the same time, companies are driving change in the port with the development of digital business models.

The recently-launched German division of time-critical logistics operator GBA Services has received notification of approval as a carrier of secured air cargo/mail (Bescheid über die Zulassung als Transporteur sicherer Luftfracht / - post), under the newly-strengthened German Aviation Act which takes effect in March.

In recent years, the shipping container has increasingly become a viable building material in commercial, domestic, temporary and permanent architecture. Combining environmental sustainability with cutting-edge design, container architecture has the potential to address some of the biggest social and housing challenges of today.

The head of Britain's maritime business association is calling on the UK government to prepare for an orderly transition period when it exits the EU.

As of early January 2018, the 10 largest breakbulk operators by deadweight of multipurpose/project/heavy-lift tonnage combined deployed a fleet of 460 ships, says industry analyst Dynamar. The fleet has a total deadweight of 8,136,000 million tons and an aggregate lifting capability of 147,000 tons. The ships’ average age is eight years.

Another firm is looking to enter the challenging business of residential cruising, but this time with a twist. Cruise Retirement USA, a firm headquartered in downtown Miami, is offering seagoing residential services specially tailored to the needs of retirees 50 years of age and older.

India's government has announced that it plans to build 11 LNG import terminals over the next seven years as part of the nation's plans to have natural gas contribute 15 percent of its energy mix by 2020.

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Swedegas, a gas grid owner and operator based in Gothenburg, has started setting up its liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility in the Skarvik part of the Gothenburg port's Energy Harbour.

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s largest supply chain management companies, has relocated its Iberia cluster's head office to a new site in Madrid.

A new report published by the Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority has said that radiation levels near a Russian nuclear submarine that sank in the Barents Sea in 2003 with 800 kilograms of uranium in its reactors isn’t putting out dangerous levels of radiation, though the group recommended that monitoring be continued.

Singapore – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is calling for urgent attention to address infrastructure challenges in order to secure the industry’s future.

Inland navigation could have a crucial role in the sustainable, multi-modal transport system in the Baltic Sea Region. Perspectives for inland navigation and river-sea-shipping markets are discussed at the Nordic Embassies in the heart of Berlin on Wednesday the 21st of February.

This week, Total, Chevron and Shell announced major oil discoveries in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, an early signal of what analysts say could be a renewed interest in the offshore sector from cost-conscious oil majors.

Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released full-year 2017 data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) grew by 9.0%. This was more than double the 3.6% annual growth recorded in 2016.


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