4 New Trends in Multimodal Transportation

GlobalTranz

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UTLC ERA has sent pilot trains as part of multimodal transport development project through ports of Kaliningrad region

The LoadStar

United Transport and Logistics Company – Eurasian Railway Alliance (UTLC ERA JSC), “Kaliningrad Railway” – a branch of “Russian Railways” JSC, “Kaliningrad Sea Trade Port” JSC (KSTP JSC) and “Belintertrans-Germany” LLC have sent the pilot trains from Kaliningrad to Chengdu as a part of the multimodal transportation development project through the ports of the Kaliningrad region in China – Europe communication.

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Updated Global Trade Network Delivers Full Multimodal Transport and Customs Management

Logistics Business Magazine

BluJay’s latest update delivers full multimodal transportation support, with extended customs management and mobile capabilities designed to help companies streamline their global supply chain management. Transportation Management – BluJay’s Transportation Management offers full multimodal support in one solution – truckload, LTL, ocean, parcel, rail and now air – for freight moves around the globe. Transportation Management for Forwarders – GTN Release 18.2

Deutsche Bahn Sign New Agreement with Georgian Railway Company

Logistics Manager

The agreement was signed in Berlin by Member of the Board of Management for Freight Transport and Logistics at Deutsche Bahn, Alexander Doll and CEO of Georgian Railway, David Peradze. With the signing of this new agreement, Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railway begin a strategic partnership to strengthen the corridors for European and Asian multimodal transportation.

Crucial Factors to Consider for Multimodal Freight Transportation

SIPMM Professional Publications

Multimodal freight transport developed in the transportation sector as an alternative to unimodal transport faced with the challenges brought by the growing global demand for transporting goods. Multimodal transport is the transportation of goods using at least two modes of transport, usually door-to-door. The common transport modes include railways, maritime routes, and the roads.

MODE Transportation announces planned agreement to acquire SunteckTTS

Logistics Management

Earlier this week, Dallas-based MODE Transportation, a non-asset 3PL offering truckload, less-than-truckload, intermodal, ocean, rail, air, and managed transportation services, said it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Stanford, Conn-based SunteckTTS, a multimodal transportation solutions provider

TMS: Everybody’s Favorite New Partner

Talking Logistics

Transportation management systems (TMS) have never been more popular — not among shippers, but among other technology vendors and logistics service providers. Technology Transportation Management Transportation Management Systems BluJay Solutions C.H.

Samskip’s new Amsterdam-Dublin service another option for Irish exporters

The LoadStar

Icelandic multimodal transport operator Samskip is set to launch a box service between the Netherlands and Ireland, giving Irish exporters another option to bypass the troubled UK landbridge.

What is Drayage

ShipLilly

the customer’s doorstep for example); your product will have gone through various stages and modalities of transportation. Drayage is likely to be one of those transportation systems that the product has gone through. Definition of Multimodal Transport.

BCOs and drayage planning: How global retailers apply data

FreightWaves SONAR

This service joins different methods of long-haul shipping to help smooth overall transportation hand-offs. It can also refer to the transportation of shipping goods over short distances. It provides crucial links in this transport chain.

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XPO Logistics opens new Vigo multimodal hub to support last mile services

The LoadStar

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has expanded its network in Spain with the opening of a multimodal transport hub in Vigo (Galicia). The post XPO Logistics opens new Vigo multimodal hub to support last mile services appeared first on The Loadstar. The 3,000-square-meter site doubles the company’s facility space in Vigo to support customers in the province of Pontevedra. .

GlobalTranz announces acquisition of Circle 8 Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Circle 8 Logistics is provider third-party logistics (3PL) multimodal transportation and logistics services. […]. 3PL Features Logistics Motor Freight News Transportation customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingScottsdale, Ariz.-based

China plans £13.9bn cut in logistics costs

247 Customs Broker

billion) this year, according to the Ministry of Transport. The plan is to continue to increase rail freight volume, upgrade the water transport system, regulate highway freight transport and speed up multimodal transport in a bid to improve its logistics network and optimize […]. Features Logistics Ministry of Transport News customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

China plans £13.9bn cut in logistics costs – Logistics Manager Magazine

247 Customs Broker

billion) this year, according to the Ministry of Transport. The plan is to continue to increase rail freight volume, upgrade the water transport system, regulate highway freight transport and speed up multimodal transport in a bid to improve its logistics network and optimize […]. Features Logistics Ministry of Transport News customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

FW: Radiant Logistics – generating cash, lowering debt, ready to acquire

The LoadStar

FreightWaves reports: “Third-party logistics and multimodal transportation services company, Radiant Logistics, Inc. RLGT), reported earnings of $0.11 per share for the quarter ending March 31, 2019 (RLGT’s third fiscal quarter 2019), $0.04 better than the consensus estimate and $0.06 better year-over-year.” ” To read the full story, please click here. The post FW: Radiant Logistics – generating cash, lowering debt, ready to acquire appeared first on The Loadstar.

What is freight?

The Supply Chain Journal

Both shipping and logistics distribution at the most basic level involve the transportation of goods and products from Point A to Point B. Both terms are often used to describe the bulk transportation of goods. Full and partial truckloads are transported along shipping lanes.

Blume Global Opens Asia Pacific Office in Hong Kong

Logistics Manager

By choosing to open this office in Hong Kong, Blume Global joins the many multimodal organizations already stationed in the region. Hong Kong is a hub for multimodal logistics companies, air and ocean carriers, and container terminal operators.

COVID19 impact on Logistics processes

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The transport and logistics sector was the one of the first fields to feel he loses. We must continue to make advance payments, as the CASS IATA (cargo agents settlement system) billing system charges us for the previous transportation costs.

Toyota subsidiary to acquire Lyft’s self-driving vehicle division

The Supply Chain Journal

Lyft has spent nine years building a transportation network that is uniquely capable of scaling AVs. You may also like: Social Auto Transport raises $1.5M Woven Planet Holdings has agreed to acquire Level 5, the self-driving vehicle division of Lyft ( NASDAQ: LYFT ).

Agility Spain Moves into New Warehouse and Office Space

Logistics Manager

This new building addresses the current needs and planned growth of Agility Spain, which offers a complete range of logistics, multimodal transport, and distribution services for industrial, service, and retail companies operating in the country.

Agility Australasia Opens New HQ in Melbourne

Logistics Business Magazine

Agility Australasia offers a complete range of logistics, multimodal transport and distribution services for industrial, service and retail companies operating in the region. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Transport & Distribution agillity transport

XPO Logistics opens multimodal hub in Vigo to support last mile services

The LoadStar

NORTHAMPTON, UK – 5 November 2019 — XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has expanded its network in Spain with the opening of a multimodal transport hub in Vigo (Galicia). The 3,000-square-meter site doubles the company’s facility space in Vigo to support customers in the province of Pontevedra.

CMA CGM Acquires Containerships

Logistics Manager

French-based and leading worldwide container transportation and shipping company, CMA CGM recently announced they had completed the acquisition of the Finland-based container-transportation and logistics company, Containerships. The latest acquisition reinforces CMA CGM’s position as a major player in intra-European transportation. provides multimodal transport from producer to consumer, by sea, by road and by rail and will complement CMA CGM’s service offering.

CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal Achieves Shipment and Safety Milestones

Logistics Manager

Khalifa Port’s CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal has announced it has accomplished over 800,000 hours without lost-injury time (LTI) and surpassed the 540,000 TEU mark since its operational soft launch last April.

Transfesa Logistics Renews European Container Fleet

Logistics Business Magazine

In addition, says the company, these multimodal transport units guarantee that their use in the market is as vast as possible. The high cube containers are 45’ feet and their tare weight is light, which makes it possible to increase the current transport capacity.

London Gateway new Port of call for 2 Shipping Services

Logistics Business Magazine

Increasing its UK service in response to a growing demand for multimodal transportation, Unifeeder has introduced an additional loop connecting the Benelux and Russian markets with Britain.

Panalpina Awarded GDP Certification for New Healthcare Logistics Center in Germany

Airfreight Logistics

The new certification will enable Panalpina to assist healthcare customers with the handling, transport and storage of their temperature-sensitive medicinal shipments. The facility is linked to Panalpina’s global network that offers temperature-controlled Air and Ocean Freight solutions and has been equipped to handle hub services for all types of multimodal transport, including last-mile delivery.

Transporting Perishable Goods? Some Important Factors to Consider.

Blue Grace Logistics

Transporting perishable goods and fresh produce is fraught with higher risks than regular dry cargo. Perishable goods need a specialized mode of transportation, refrigerated trailers, or reefers. What important factors should shippers keep in mind while transporting fresh produce?

Is there a connection between Incoterms® and the shipping line.??

Shipping and Freight Resource

Welcome to the last article of “annus horribilis” = 2020. Is there a connection between Incoterms® and the shipping line.?? Should Shipping Lines be concerned with Incoterms®.?? How does Incoterms® affect the shipping line.??

CLX Logistics and Kewill to Sponsor LogiChem Europe 2015

CLX Logistics

CLX Logistics LLC, a leader in global logistics services, and technology partner Kewill, a leader in multimodal transportation management systems, announced its sponsorship for the 2015 LogiChem European Chemical Supply Chain and Logistics event held on April 21 – April 23, 2015 in Antwerp, Belgium. The conference will enable us to engage with industry leaders about our partnership with CLX Logistics and our multimodal transportation management software solutions.”.

TLA Programmes are listed under SkillsFuture Directory

The Logistics Academy

Appreciating Multimodal Transport Advantages on 8 January. SkillsFuture is a national movement to provide Singaporeans with the opportunities to develop their fullest potential throughout life, regardless of their starting points. Through this movement, the skills, passion and contributions of every individual will drive Singapore’s next phase of development towards an advanced economy and inclusive society.

Agility Spain Moves into New Warehouse and Offices

Logistics Business Magazine

This new building addresses the current needs and planned growth of Agility Spain, which offers a complete range of logistics, multimodal transport and distribution services for industrial, service and retail companies operating in the country.

New Luxembourg-Chengdu Rail Freight Route Opens

Logistics Business Magazine

Located on the Rail Freight Corridor 2 and at the crossroads of the North-South and East-West routes, the Intermodal Terminal of Bettembourg-Dudelange is ideally positioned to act as an international hub for the consolidation of multimodal transport flows between South Western Europe and China. With daily combined train shuttles to major European economic centres, CFL multimodal is constantly striving to develop and enhance its multimodal service offering.

Kalmar to Deliver First Eco Reachstacker in Indonesia

Logistics Manager

It serves direct export import for the surrounding industries under multimodal transport bill of lading provided by shipping lines partners. Kalmar has signed a contract with Cikarang Dry Port for the delivery of the first Kalmar Eco Reachstacker in Indonesia. The order was booked into Cargotec’s 2019 second quarter order intake and scheduled for delivery in July of 2019. Cikarang Dry Port is a public inland port located in the eastern corridor of greater Jakarta.

Leveraging Florida Ports to Expand Two-Way Trade with Asia

247 Customs Broker

With one of the world’s most extensive multimodal transportation systems—featuring 20 commercial use airports, 15 deepwater seaports, and extensive highway and freight rail networks—Florida’s geography is convenient to global markets and serves as the perfect conduit for Asia-focused container trade. Features Ocean Freight Resources Transportation White Papers customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingBy LM Staff ·. April 4, 2018.