Editor's pick

  • Honda adapts transport processes in North America as supply chain costs rise

  • AL Global Detroit report: Dark times ahead for US automotive industry

  • Easing off the gas: Is the shipping industry ready for Sulphur 2020?

  • A rake’s progress in India: How one 3PL is growing rail services for finished vehicles

  • Into Africa: China’s ambitions for a transcontinental logistics network

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VW AutoEuropa back on track to Setúbal

2019-09-18T10:10:00+01:00By Barry Cross

Volkswagen Autoeuropa has reintroduced a rail connection to the port of Setúbal.

US light vehicle sales, PWC forecast

US automotive market to struggle against backdrop of global challenges

2019-09-17T17:37:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Vehicle sales in the US are predicted to slow down from next year, and with a possible recession on the way carmakers and their suppliers could face a difficult few years, delegates heard at last week’s 20th Automotive Logistics Global Detroit conference.On top of that the push towards electric vehicles ...

BMW Thailand

BMW charges up battery output in Thailand with Dräxlmaier

2019-09-17T14:13:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

German electronics company Dräxlmaier has launched a high-voltage battery production plant at Chonburi, Thailand, in partnership with BMW.

Grande Mirafiori

Grimaldi adds PCTC to North America service

2019-09-17T13:39:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

Italian shipping line Grimaldi has taken delivery of the pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) Grande Mirafiori – named after a Fiat car plant – at the Yangfan shipyard in Zhoushan, eastern China.


Mercedes-Benz sources carbon-neutral battery cells

2019-09-17T09:37:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

Mercedes-Benz has signed up to having all battery cells manufactured via electricity produced from renewable sources.

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Dr. László MOSÓCZI
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Peter has been a Member of Parliament for Fidesz since 2002, and in 2018 began his fifth term in parliament. Between 2006 and 2010, he served as the party’s Communications Director, moving on to become the Prime Minister’s Spokesperson from 2010 to 2012. Following that, he spent two years as ...

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Iain Lindsay
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UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Iain took up his position as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Hungary from 30 March 2016, after working as Her Majesty’s Ambassador in Manama from 2011 to 2015. He joined the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) in 1980 and has spent much of his career in Asia Pacific, serving in Tokyo, ...

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