We are delighted to announce that we have 2 new members to The Freight Community. Inter-Scan Sea & Air A/S was established in 1972 and we are a family owned company with a full supply chain services. They are members for Denmark and Norway. Eagle Air Agencies was established in... read more →
Performair are delighted to announce that they have received their AEO accreditation certificate. Authorised Economic Operator status is a certified standard issued by customs administrations in the EU. It certifies that a business has met certain standards in relation to their security, management systems, compliance with customs rules and ongoing... read more →
TAM Logistics held their first networking event to great success. Guests included trading companies, manufacturers, suppliers, logistic partners and clients as well as representatives from Cossco, ZIM and Vietnam Airlines. The event's success has lead to developing new relationships and strengthening existing partnerships.
Freight Traders are energising the North Island of New Zealand! As part of a long term project, they have been commissioned to import parts of a new power station for the island. Materials for 1 shipment included 910 tonnes of heat exchangers. This project has used nearly many forms of... read more →
Bangladesh has overtaken China to become the largest denim supplier to the European Union -- a development that would give confidence to the country's garment sector as it looks to hit $50 billion in exports by 2021. To read the full article, click here.
Hong Kong retained its title as the world’s busiest air cargo airport in 2016 as the top 20 freight hubs saw demand increase by just over 3% (see end of article for table). Airports Council International’s annual review of the world’s 20 leading cargo hubs showed that throughput increased by... read more →
The non-profit, member owned freight forwarding network "The Freight Club" continue to focus on member growth with the hire of former Sandford Freight UK General Manager, Joanie Bond. Joanie who has recently returned from a seven month expedition around the world has over 40 years experience in the freight forwarding... read more →
The non-profit, member owned freight forwarding network The Freight Club will hold their Annual Conference in Rome from Sunday 14th May until Wednesday 18th 2017 at the A. Roma Lifestyle Hotel. The conference begins on the Sunday evening with a drinks reception and opening message from current President Sean Sandford... read more →
I am delighted to report that this year’s 17th Freight Club Conference in Panama was a tremendous success. And despite some early trepidation regarding the Zika virus and the reluctance of certain members to travel to Central America (coupled with some visa mishaps), there was a very strong turnout nonetheless.... read more →
Terminal operators in Europe will soon face new pressures from mega-alliances, but have yet to show that their hinterland cargo can be delivered efficiently under the conditions envisaged. The FMC's recent approval of the P3 alliance suggests that its services will become reality in all three proposed East-West routes by... read more →