Transport by mode

The latest on automotive logistics flows and networks across road, rail, ocean and air transport modes.

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    Mario Harik to take over as CEO of XPO Logistics

    2022-08-15T14:51:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

    Mario Harik will take over as CEO of XPO Logistics from Brad Jacobs once the planned spin-off of the company’s online truck brokerage platform is complete in Q4

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    Montway launches digital platform to track vehicle deliveries

    2022-08-09T11:55:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

    Montway Auto Transport is offering a digital platform for carriers and shippers to more accurately trace vehicle movements and improve delivery efficiency

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    BCA takes over rival UK vehicle haulier ECM

    2022-07-26T11:13:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

    The UK’s biggest vehicle transport provider BCA has bought rival ECM, which will increase BCA’s fleet of car carriers to around 1,500, by far the biggest in the UK.

More road transport

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    Charting a course to bypass Russia

    2022-08-17T15:23:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

    Carmakers including Audi, BMW and Porsche, have suspended shipments through Russia and are trying alternative rail routes to move vehicles and parts between Europe and China

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    Threadbare trade on the Silk Road

    2022-08-16T09:14:00+01:00By Malcolm Ramsay

    Logistics providers including DSV, Gefco, Geodis and Maersk are looking at contingenies for parts movements following the breakdown in container shipments by rail between Europe and China

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    US rail legislation aims to tackle freight delays

    2022-08-04T16:05:00+01:00By Hazel Southwell

    In response to congestion and delays on the US rail freight network the government is proposing legislation that will give the Surface Transportation Board greater powers of control

More rail tansport

More maritime tansport

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    Priority Freight moves strategic operations to Frankfurt

    2022-06-28T10:58:00+01:00By Jason Dunn

    Priority Freight has moved one of its German offices to bigger locatioon in Kelsterbach, close to Cargo City North – the nucleus of shipment operations in Europe. The new site allows for access to transport links and airport facilities 

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    Carmakers call for transparency in chip supply

    2022-05-09T17:04:00+01:00By Jason Dunn

    The automotive industry in Europe is currently plagued by a shortage of semiconductors at a time when supply out of Asia is compromised. Speakers at ALSC Europe said localisation and transparency are needed

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    Kuehne + Nagel teams up with Lufthansa Cargo for cleaner aviation fuel

    2021-10-05T08:06:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

    Kuehne + Nagel and Lufthansa Cargo are promoting the use of synthetic sustainable aviation fuel by purchasing 25,000 litres annuallly from by atmosfair, an independent German non-profit organisation that offers offsets for greenhouse gases emitted by aircraft

More air freight

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GM Rail

US rail legislation aims to tackle freight delays

2022-08-04T16:05:00+01:00By Hazel Southwell

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