Iran, US and Saudi warships in tense Yemen standoff

Logistics Middle East

Iran sends warships to escort cargo ship into US and Saudi controlled waters off Yemen

Yemen 48

Korean Air Cargo expands Tehran commitment

Logistics Middle East

Korean Air Cargo and Uzbekistan Airways have launched a new cargo partnership in Tehran following the removal of some sanctions on Iran

VIDEO: Saudi fighter jets intercept Iranian cargo plane

Logistics Middle East

New video emerges of Saudi fighter jets trying to force an Iranian cargo plane to turn back from Iran

Iran 43

Rail line connecting Iran & Iraq to launch soon

Logistics Middle East

Per year, 200 million tonnes of cargo is expected to be transported

Iraq 52

This Week in Logistics News (March 25-29, 2019)

Talking Logistics

For Power Tools Sold In Iran. are set to launch on Friday [March 29, 2019], testing whether an old-school industry will embrace a new financial tool designed to protect cargo haulers and shippers against swings in freight rates.”

Alliances, Carriers and Logistics!

Supply Chain Game Changer

With container ships jumping from 5,000 TEU Panamax to 23,000 TEU Mega jumbos, carriers need huge amounts of cargo to fill these ships – and that’s only possible with cooperative vessel-sharing agreements. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer.

Freight Rates News December 2015

Freightos

First up, no surprises, China slowdown and depressed commodity prices, then the lifting of sanctions on Iran. OUR TAKE A tonic for the (following) Carriers & Cargo section. CARRIER & CARGO: CHOPPY SEAS AHEAD FOR CARRIERS. Freight Rates News.

Global Logistics—January 2015

Inbound Logistics

United States gives Mexican truck drivers the green light for cross-border moves; Uber pilots cargo service in Hong Kong; Latin American rail freight market ripe for investment; Panama Canal Authority restructures its toll system; Turkey and Iran toil over truck fees; Global airfreight market set for steady growth; Lithuania railroad faces antitrust inquiry over competitive switching practices

10 Controversial Freight Predictions for 2016

Freightos

Iran’s sanction removal, agreement on the Pacific Trade Deal ). Rumors are flying of an Amazon air cargo operation. 10 Controversial Freight Predictions For 2016. There’s been several great predictions for logistics in 2016.

This Week in Logistics News (April 27 – May 1, 2015)

Talking Logistics

Ports See Costly Delays as Cargo Ships, Volumes Grow (WSJ – sub. US Navy to accompany US-flagged ships in Persian Gulf after Iran seizes vessel (Fox News). My wife and I visited my fourth grade son’s class this morning to see the work they’ve done the past few weeks.

Logistics Execs Split on Outcome of NAFTA Talks

Material Handling & Logistics

The Index, in its ninth year, ranks 50 emerging markets countries by factors that make them attractive to logistics providers, freight forwarders, shipping lines, air cargo carriers and distributors.

10 Controversial Freight Predictions for 2016

Freightos

Iran’s sanction removal, agreement on the Pacific Trade Deal ). Rumors are flying of an Amazon air cargo operation. 10 Controversial Freight Predictions For 2016. There’s been several great predictions for logistics in 2016.

And the Oscar Goes to.

Tailwind

‘Ben Affleck… in CARGO!’ He just had to get those 7 loads out of Iran right after the student- led revolution against the Shah. And the Oscar Goes to. And the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor goes to. ’ I knew he’d get it.