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  • Cosco Shipping Ports on the rise

    Cosco Shipping Ports, the China-based port and terminal operator branch of Cosco Shipping, witnessed a 12.6% increase in throughput in 2017, compared to 2016. Total volumes rose to 87.3 million teu in...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/cosco-shipping-ports-on-the-rise.html4149
  • Samskip and DC Logistics Brasil ink pact

    Samskip Logistics and the freight forwarder, DC Logistics Brasil, recently signed a national representation agreement. The pact creates a new partnership that wants to grow the containerised business ...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/samskip-and-dc-logistics-brasil-ink-pact.html4150
  • K Line renames ship management companies

    Two ship management subsidiaries of K Line are being rebranded. As of 1 April 2018, Taiyo Nippon Kisen and K Line Ship Management will change their names to K Line RoRo Bulk Ship Management and K Line...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/k-line-renames-ship-management-companies.html4141
  • Honold expanding in northern Germany

    In line with its expansion strategy, the Honold Logistik Group has taken over the logistics division of the joint venture partner "17111" in Flensburg (Germany). The acquisition, which boost...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/honold-expanding-in-northern-germany.html4143
  • Jade Weser Port receives Eco Ports' certificate

    Jade Weser Port, Germany’s deepwater container port in Wilhelmshaven, has been PERS certified for the second time after 2015. The acronym stands for Port Environmental Review System, an instrume...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/jade-weser-port-receives-eco-ports-certificate.html4133
  • Port of Dunkirk lifts over 50 million t

    Out of the 100 million t that the French port group Norlink handled in 2017, 50.4 million t were lifted by the port of Dunkirk lifted, 3% more than in 2016, said Stéphane Raison, the port's...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/port-of-dunkirk-lifts-over-50-million-t.html4134
  • Sievert moves to new site

    Sievert Handel Transporte (SHT) is reinforcing its presence in southern Germany and neighbouring countries by relocating Sievert Logistik. A steady increase in orders and the need for more staff was b...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/sievert-moves-to-new-site.html4136
  • Type of energy – a key issue

    The most important statement of the Norwegian ship classification enterprise DNV’s latest interdisciplinary study, entitled ‘The Maritime Forecast to 2050’, is made rather en passant...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/type-of-energy-a-key-issue.html4125
  • SK Pharma introduces time slot system

    SK Pharma Logistics, which moved to its new central warehouse in Bielefeld (Germany) in November 2017, introduced a mandatory delivery window system at the beginning of 2018. Following a two-month tes...


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    https://www.transportjournal.com/en/home/news/artikeldetail/sk-pharma-introduces-time-slot-system.html4126

EVENTS

Conferences

Utility Supply Chain Management Conference

UTILITY SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

January 22-23, 2018
The Utility Supply Chain Management Conference, organized by the Platts will take place from 16th January to the 17th January 2017 at the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, United States Of America. The conference will cover areas like Trends impacting the energy industry., Sustainable sourcing beyond ...

Utility supply chain conference

UTILITY SUPPLY CHAIN CONFERENCE

January 22-23, 2018
Join us in 2018 at the picturesque Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, CA for our full two-day 16th Annual Utility Supply Chain Conference. This long-standing event attracts a variety of procurement, purchasing, sourcing, planning, and inventory management executives to network with industry peers and e...

Indian Ocean Ports & Logistics

INDIAN OCEAN PORTS & LOGISTICS

January 23-25, 2018
Indian Ocean Ports and Logistics will be a two day event and will attract key industry leaders and market regulators from shipping and logistic companies from various parts of the world. Government officials, key decision makers, funding agencies, port organizations and various logistic companies wi...

BG Strategic Advisors Supply Chain Conference 2018

BG STRATEGIC ADVISORS SUPPLY CHAIN CONFERENCE 2018

January 24-26, 2018
The BGSA Supply Chain Conference is the foremost CEO-level event in the transportation, logistics, and supply chain sector. This one-of-a-kind event is designed to recognize top supply chain companies and facilitate the sharing of candid insights from an exclusive group of executives representing a ...

Kentucky Transportation Conference

KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE

January 17-19, 2018
The Kentucky Transportation Conference, organized by the Kentuckians for Better Transportation will take place from 17th January to the 19th January 2018 at the Griffin Gate Marriott Resort in Lexington, USA. The conference will cover areas like Kbt Provides Education and Advocacy for All Modes of T...

4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India

4TH CONFERENCE OF TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH GROUP OF INDIA

December 17-20, 2017
TRB is cosponsoring the 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group (CTRG) of India on December 17-20, 2017, in Mumbai, India. The conference is designed to facilitate information exchange among transportation researchers, educators, managers, and policymakers from India and all over the world. ...

3rd Annual Oil & Gas Supply Chain & Procurement Summit

3RD ANNUAL OIL & GAS SUPPLY CHAIN & PROCUREMENT SUMMIT

December 05-06, 2017
This event will explore how companies can respond to the new reality of a slower period of recovery in addition to sharing cross-silo best practices strategies for streamlining processes, increasing efficiency and sustainability, and achieving business value.

Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics for Construction

PROCUREMENT, SUPPLY CHAIN & LOGISTICS FOR CONSTRUCTION

December 03-04, 2017
The Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics conference, taking place from 3-4 December at the Intercontinental Doha, will gather government authorities, project owners, contractors, consultants, and shipping and logistics companies who are currently reinventing procurement, logistics and supply ch...

 

Webinars

JAN 23, 2018 | 12:00 pm
SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT: KEY ISSUES AND CONSIDERATIONS IN 2018 AND BEYOND
Stefanie J. Fogel is Co-Chair of DLA Piper's Food and Beverage sector, focusing her practice on advising national and international food, beverage, and dietary supplement companies throughout the sourcing, supply, manufacturing, distribution, and sales business process.  She advis...
JAN 24, 2018 | 08:00 pm
SUPPLY CHAIN RISK MANAGEMENT IN 30 MINUTES
Discover how to mitigate supply chain risk and save time and money with supply chain risk management - right at your desk.
JAN 24, 2018 | 2:00 PM
RETHINKING SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYTICS
At the time above, join the webinar.Before joining, be sure to check system requirements to avoid any connection issues.A confirmation email with information on how to join the webinar has been sent to you.Questions or Comments? Contact: regina.denman@supplychaininsights.com
JAN 25, 2018 | 10:00
MINDMAPPING SUPPLY CHAIN RISK
Globalization is increasing the frequency with which supply chains are affected by disruptions such as natural disasters and epidemics at some link in the chain. Such risk events can have far-reaching consequences and long-lasting impact. Companies must ensure that their supply chains are ...
JAN 31, 2018 | 12:00
SUPPLY CHAIN VISIBILITY IN THE E-COMMERCE AGE
What do you think of when you hear the word Visibility? According to the APICS dictionary, "Visibility is the ability to view important information throughout a facility or supply chain no matter where in the facility or supply chain the information is located." Visibility is ess...
FEB 14, 2018
INDUSTRY OUTLOOK AND ANALYSIS 2018
With both the short- and long-term state of the Canadian economy still a relative uncertainty, many logistics professionals are wondering what to expect in their transportation contract negotiations.This popular annual webinar will cover trends and predictions for 2018 and beyond in Canada...
FEB 21, 2018 | 12:00 PM
RISK MITIGATION I
Risk is inherent to global supply chains, manifesting in a variety of ways. Identifying risk in your supply chain and preparing and planning accordingly is critical. Join a panel discussion on best practices for analyzing and mitigating supply chain risk.

SAFE & COMPLIANT SHIPPING FOR DANGEROUS GOODS
“Dangerous Goods” handling is still dangerous. Despite increasing regulation, many shippers have not yet recognized or embraced the importance of proper handling of dangerous goods. There is an ethical obligation to keep people and products safe. And non-compliance can cause co...
THE FUTURE OF MANUFACTURING: IMPLICATIONS FOR SC
Jayson Myers, CEO of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, will reveal the critical changes he thinks are transforming Canadian manufacturing—and will talk about what they mean for supply chain management. This is a live, must-attend webinar for everyone who operates in supply chain logistic...
SUPPLY CHAIN VISIBILITY AS FOUNDATIONAL CAPABILITY
Supply chain visibility (SCV) helps enable value for an organization. This webinar outlines the importance and business impact of end-to-end visibility for supply chain leaders, and what solution capabilities can be leveraged on your company's journey to the upper echelons of supply ch...
SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES FOR MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
The pace of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in manufacturing companies has been increasing, deals are getting larger and the pressure to realize deal value objectives is growing. Strong M&A activity is projected to continue through 2017. CSCOs and their organizations must take measu...
SUPPLY CHAIN AND DEMAND-DRIVEN TRANSFORMATION
On the demand-driven journey, the supply chain transforms twice: Functions and processes are internally integrated and streamlined, and supply chains become externally aware and optimized to deliver targeted outcomes. Understand the differences and what initiatives are required for each ty...
GAIN CONTROL OF YOUR PHARMACEUTICAL PACKAGING SUPPLY CHAIN
Pharmaceutical and Life Science companies are under pressure to ensure initial packaging and documented changes on existing pharmaceutical packaging are properly managed and coordinated, globally. Daily functions are often performed in “silos” inside a company or between differ...
INNOVATIVE TRANSPORTATION, DISTRIBUTION AND LOGISTICS PARTNERSHIPS
The Southwest Transportation Workforce Center (SWTWC) and the National Association of State Directors for Career and Technical Education (NASDCTE) are co-sponsoring a featuring teachers, administrators, and industry partners who will provide insights and best practices from innovative educ...

RESOURCES

Fleet managers are constantly seeking better ways to control costs and improve profitability. Many operational expenses, such as the price of fuel and replacement parts for vehicles, are beyond your c...

GPS vehicle tracking systems provide fleet operators with a powerful tool to help cut costs and operate their vehicles more efficiently. But there’s another benefit to a telematics solution that...

A special compilation of published posts summarizing key issues around the truck driver shortage, and changes the transportation industry is making to address the ongoing problem....

As a leader in global logistics, UPS dedicates its expertise, innovative technologies and resources to support communities worldwide in disaster preparedness, relief assistance and post-conflict recov...

Are you ready for the new regulatory landscape for global food supply chains? Read this special report to find out....

The logistics sector is a key driver of EU economic integration and growth. Access to internal and global markets depends on efficient and cost-effective logistics throughout the EU for long-term econ...

A special report on how and why Mexico has emerged as the new nearshore destination....

Supply Chain sustainability has become a major corporate responsibility over years. Corporations are increasingly putting more importance and resources to this as an investment into the future. Along ...

Executives know the world has changed. SAP’s research shows 90% of CEOs believe the digital economy will have a major impact on their industry, though less than 15% are funding and executing on the pl...