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Wheat straw waste could be basis for greener chemicals

October 11, 2017

October 9, 2017 - The straw leftover from harvested wheat could be turned into bio-based chemicals that offer high greenhouse gas savings and do not compete with food supplies or damage ecosystems. ... View Full Post

Delay in announcing blanked sailings could backfire, pushing rates even lower

October 11, 2017

October 10, 2017 - The major container lines plying the Asia to Europe and transpacific tradelanes have yet to announce their winter slack season blanking programmes, prompting concerns of significant... View Full Post

MSC Cruises installs smart video surveillance system

October 11, 2017

October 10, 2017 - MSC Cruises has developed a new video surveillance system that will allow for rapid intervention in man overboard situations. After a successful pilot test, the intelligent video ca... View Full Post

Truckers on strike as GST causes logistics chaos in India

October 11, 2017

October 9, 2017 - The government’s back and forth over implementation of the E-Way bill, seen as a crucial piece of legislation for India’s road transport and logistics industry, seems to characte... View Full Post

Worldwide air cargo volumes soared through August

October 11, 2017

October 5, 2017 - By all metrics, air cargo enjoyed another great month in August with a 12.9 percent year-over-year increase in volumes for the month alongside even higher direct tonne kilometer (DTK... View Full Post