English Arabic Armenian Azerbaijani Chinese (Simplified) Chinese (Traditional) Czech Danish Dutch Estonian Filipino Finnish French Galician Georgian German Greek Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Malay Maltese Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Russian Slovak Slovenian Spanish Swedish Thai Turkish Ukrainian Vietnamese

Freightweek news update Week 45

DUBAI: November 12, 2017. Emirates has ordered 40 B787-10 aircraft valued at US$15.1 billion (AED 55.4 billion) for delivery beginning in 2022. Read more: EK_order.pdf

BONN: November 09, 2017. Deutsche Post DHL has reported a 5.6 percent increase in Q3 revenue to €14.6 billion; a 10.5 percent rise in EBIT to €10.2 billion and a net profit of €641 million – up 3.7 percent over the same period last year. Group revenue for the first nine months rose 5.8 percent to €44.33 billion and led to a 4.3 percent increase in net profit of €1.8 billion. Read more: DPDHL_Q32017.pdf

DUBAI: November 09, 2017. Emirates Group has reported a 6.0 percent increase in H1 2017/2018 revenue to AED49.4 billion, and a 77 percent rise in net profit to AED 2.3 billion, due to "capacity optimization and efficiency initiatives, easing of [a] strong US dollar, and steady business growth". Cargo volume rose 5.0 percent year-on-year. Read more: EK_H1_2017.pdf

SEATTLE: November 08, 2017. EVA Air has taken delivery of the first of five B777 freighters. The airline plans to put the aircraft in service on routes between Asia and North America in late November. Read more: EVA.pdf

BNSF Q3VIENNA: November 08, 2017. Pan-European rail specialist VTG Rail Logistics has successfully completed the first of a regular heavy haul train service from Hungary via Croatia and Slovenia to Italy. Read more: heavyhaul.pdf

ADDIS ABABA: November 08, 2017. Ethiopian Airlines is to begin a B787 service to Buenos Aires five times a week on March 08, 2018. Read more: Argentina.pdf

SEATTLE: November 07, 2017. Expeditors International has reported a 10 percent rise in Q3 net revenue to US$599 million; a 12 percent increase in operating income to US$186.9 million and net profit of US$120.2 million – up 12 percent year-on-year. Nine month net revenue was US$1.69 billion and net profit was US$322.4 million. Read more: EXPD_Q3.pdf

WILMINGTON, OH: November 06, 2017. The Air Transport Services Group (ATSG), which provides ACMI and logistics support to Amazon Fulfillment Services, has reported a net loss of US$76.6 million on revenue of US$745.3 million for the first nine months of 2017. Read more: ATSGQ3.pdf

FORT WORTH, TX: November 06, 2017. Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad reports a 3.0 percent rise in Q3 revenue to US$5.3 billion; a 4.0 percent rise in operating income to US$1.9 billion and net income of US$1.04 billion – up 2.0 percent year-on-year. Read more: BNSF_Q3_2017.pdf

BROWARD COUNTY, FL. November 06, 2017. The first import shipment of Colombian Hass avocados has arrived in the U.S. at Port Everglades. Read more: avocados.pdf

DUBAI: November 06, 2017. Aramex reports a nine percent increase in Q3 revenue to AED1.14 billion and a 13 percent rise in net profit to AED81.6 million compared to the same period last year. Read more: aramexQ3.pdf

ATLANTA: November 06, 2017. The UPS Foundation is awarding US$2.6 million to nonprofit organizations focused on renewable energy sources. Read more: US2.6million.pdf

KUWAIT: November 05, 2017. Global logistics provider Agility has reported a 15 percent rise in Q3 revenue to KD358.5 million; an 18.3 percent increase in EBITDA to KD34.2 million and a net profit of KD17.8 million – a 17.4 percent rise year-on-year. Read more: AgilityQ3.pdf

More News

Written on 18/11/2017, 22:25
crowley-supports-puerto-rico-power-restorationSAN JUAN, PR: November 17, 2017. Puerto Rico's Electric Power Authority director Ricardo Ramos resigned today as the government acknowledged that only...
Written on 18/11/2017, 16:13
emirates-skycargo-signs-ecommerce-mouDUBAI: 18 November, 2017. Emirates SkyCargo has signed an MoU with Dubai CommerCity (DCC) – a free zone dedicated to eCommerce in the MENA...
Written on 17/11/2017, 23:08
qantas-plans-mustard-power-for-trans-pacificSYDNEY: November 18, 2017. Qantas is to operate the world's first bio-fuel B787-9 flight between Melbourne and Los Angeles next year based on Brassica...
Written on 17/11/2017, 20:43
yusen-buys-tibbett-logistics-in-romaniaWOODFORD GREEN, UK: November 17, 2017. The Keswick Enterprises Group is selling its Romanian Tibbett Logistics subsidiary to Amsterdam-based Yusen...
Written on 17/11/2017, 19:33
walmart-and-j-b-hunt-to-test-teslaLOWELL, AR: November 17, 2017. U.S. logistics company J.B. Hunt Transport Services has made multiple reservations at US$5,000 each for new Tesla 'Semi'...
Written on 14/11/2017, 17:49
port-record-prompts-savannah-rail-expansionSAVANNAH, GA: November 13, 2017. The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has approved a further US$42.27 million for its US$128 million Mason Mega Rail...
Written on 13/11/2017, 22:01
freightweek-news-update-week-46ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH, UK: November 16, 2017. CEVA Logistics has added to its investment in pharmaceutical logistics with the opening of a fully refurbished...
Written on 13/11/2017, 20:56
amerijet-adds-to-sales-network-and-b767-fleetMIAMI: November 13, 2017. Amerijet International is due to take delivery of another B767-300 from Cargo Aircraft Management, a subsidiary of the...
Written on 10/11/2017, 21:36
turkish-cargo-q3-revenue-jumps-40-percentISTANBUL: November 09, 2017. Turkish Airlines has reported Q3 revenue of US$3.6 billion, an operating profit of US$1.07 billion and a net profit of...
Written on 10/11/2017, 18:00
ironhorse-joins-fedex-on-mexico-borderSANTA TERESA, NM: November 08, 2017. Ironhorse Resources, parent company of five shortlline U.S. railroads including the Santa Teresa Southern Railroad...
Written on 09/11/2017, 22:02
four-logistics-hubs-for-heathrow-s-third-runwayLONDON HEATHROW: November 08, 2017. In anticipation of government approval to build its third runway, Heathrow has published a list of 65 so-called...
Written on 09/11/2017, 01:25
fedex-signs-atr-freighter-orderTOULOUSE, November 08, 2017. FedEx Express has signed a contract with ATR to purchase 30 ATR 72-600F freighters plus 20 options. The price was not...
Written on 08/11/2017, 20:04
astral-aviation-working-for-africa-s-progressABIDJAN/NAIROBI: November 08, 2017. The Green Climate Fund (GCF), set up as a result of the UN Paris Agreement, has partnered with the African Development...
Written on 07/11/2017, 22:53
maersk-maneuvers-for-logistics-management-futureCOPENHAGEN: November 07, 2017. A.P. Møller – Mærsk has reported a 14 percent rise in Q3 revenue to US$8 billion; EBITDA earnings of US$978 million; and...
Written on 07/11/2017, 21:34
lng-to-power-cma-cgm-orderMARSEILLE: November 07, 2017. CMA CGM says its order for nine 22,000 TEU containerships with the first due for delivery in 2020 will be powered by...
Written on 07/11/2017, 20:22
ups-joins-blockchain-allianceATLANTA: November 07, 2017. UPS has joined the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA), a forum for the development of blockchain technology standards and...
Written on 06/11/2017, 20:46
freightweek-news-update-week-45DUBAI: November 12, 2017. Emirates has ordered 40 B787-10 aircraft valued at US$15.1 billion (AED 55.4 billion) for delivery beginning in 2022. Read...
Written on 03/11/2017, 22:27
turkish-cargo-benefits-from-envirotainer-accreditationSAN FRANCISCO, November 01, 2017. The Bio Supply Management Alliance (BSMA), a community of supply chain professionals in the biotech, biopharma, and...
Written on 03/11/2017, 21:16
etihad-to-cancel-dallas-serviceABU DHABI: November 02, 2017. Following American Airlines' decision to end code share agreements with Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways next year, Etihad...
Written on 03/11/2017, 14:37
new-crowley-link-between-north-carolina-and-central-americaWILMINGTON, NC: November 02, 2017. Crowley Maritime will begin a weekly, fixed-day, FCL and LCL service from the Port of Wilmington to Guatemala and...

- powered by Quickchilli.com -