May 2018

KR to set up cargo handling facilities

Steve Umidha @steveumidha
Kenya Railways Corporation (KRC) has announced plans to set up cargo handling facilities along the Nairobi-Mombasa SGR line to improve port evacuation processes and ease pressure on the Nairobi Inland Container Depot (ICD)
It …

Delta Cargo named Best Air Cargo Carrier in North America

Delta Cargo won the category of Best Air Cargo Carrier in North America by Asia Cargo News 2018 Asian Freight, Logistics, and Supply Chain (AFLAS). Competing against the best in the logistics business, the award was presented to Delta Cargo for outstan…

IATA: Air cargo growth rebounds in April

   Growth in global air freight volumes rebounded in April after slowing considerably the previous month.   Cargo demand jumped 4.1 percent for the month compared with the same 2017 period, up from the 1.7 percent year-over-year growth rate seen in Mar…

Baltic states launch Amber Train intermodal rail service

AN agreement was signed in the Estonian capital Tallinn on May 29 by the railways of three Baltic states to launch a new intermodal freight service called Amber Train.

The service will operate on the 650km 1520mm-gauge route linking Tallinn, Riga in …