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Air transport industry continues to improve safety record

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) reports that air transport remains the safest form of travel. Every day, 100,000 flights take-off and land carrying 10 million passengers to their destinations safely and securely. This remarkable achievement is a direct...

26 October 2020
Categories: Freight News



Global container freight index shows world trade up in November

The Container Throughput Index of the Rheinisch-Westfälische Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI) and the Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics (ISL) recorded a healthy increase to 122.1 points in November. The Institute notes that index figures for September and October had to...

26 October 2020
Categories: Freight News



Import cargo volume at U.S. container ports rose in December

According to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released by the National Retail Federation (NRF) import cargo volumes at U.S. major retail container ports saw an unexpected increase during the industry's busy holiday season. "We won't see final sales numbers for...

26 October 2020
Categories: Freight News