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China-US phase one deal welcomed as a first step towards an agreement

By Damian Brett

China and the US last night signed the first phase of a trade deal that has been welcomed by US…

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Flexport alters air cargo strategy as supply chains diversify

By Damian Brett

Flexport has signed block-space agreements (BSAs) on freighter services from several Asian origins and cancelled its dedicated all-cargo service in…

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Forwarder bemoans lack of airfreight capacity

By Damian Brett

A UK freight forwarder has said it is experiencing a lack of airfreight capacity as airlines adjust services to meet…

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SEKO increases airfreight presence with Air-City acquisition

By Damian Brett

SEKO Logistics has completed its largest-ever acquisition with the purchase of New York-based Air-City. The logistics firm said the move…

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Dachser urges shippers to prepare for Chinese New Year

By Damian Brett

Freight forwarder Dachser has urged shippers to be proactive in preparing for the Chinese New Year. The forwarder’s America-based business…

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Elanders and Dimerco form air and sea freight forwarding joint venture

By Rachelle Harry

Taiwan-based global transportation and logistics specialist Dimerco has formed a joint venture with Elanders. As part of the joint venture, Dimerco…

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Kuehne + Nagel joins Development and Climate Alliance

Logistics services giant Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) has joined the Development and Climate Alliance, an alliance formed in 2018 with…

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Pelican BioThermal looks to next decade in cold-chain shipping

Kevin Lawler, vice president of sales at Pelican BioThermal, the specialist in temperature-controlled packaging, has offered his thoughts in an…

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FedEx continues to focus on airfreight capacity as Q2 results under pressure

By Damian Brett

FedEx will continue to examine further air cargo capacity retirements following a decline in its fiscal second quarter operating performance…

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Retailers say US-China trade agreement a step in the right direction

By Damian Brett

The US National Retail Federation (NRF) has welcomed news that the North American country and China have agreed on phase…

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