Trade & Logistics News

Global Shipping Industry 2013 report released

maerskResearch and Markets has announced the release of its Global Shipping Industry 2013 - Forecast, Trends & Opportunities report. The global shipping industry is one of the biggest industries of today’s times.

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Exclusively India trade fair in Dubai

indian trade fair logo An exclusively Indian trade fair will be held in Dubai in the first week of September in which various Indian government export promotion bodies and more than 200 private and public sector companies from India and the Middle East will showcase their products and services.

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Nine key trends of global logistics

reportsLogistics complexity – in the form of fragmented channels, increased product variations, and consumer demand for customized solutions – has been increasing, according to a global study published recently by BVL International, a worldwide supply chain and logistics membership organization.

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Aramex Q2 2013 net profit rises 12% to $19.7m

aramex 1Aramex recorded a 12 percent rise in second-quarter net profit, Reuters reported on Monday.Aramex reported a Q2 net profit of Dh72.3 million ($19.7 million) compared with Dh64.6m in the corresponding period of 2012.

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Jebel Ali Launches New Capacity

26 06 2013 Jebel Ali T2 expansion opening 02Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 26, 2013:- HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman, DP World, officially opened the new extension to Container Terminal 2 (T2) at flagship Jebel Ali Port, welcoming one of the largest container ships afloat, the MSC La Spezia.

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Dubai World Central gets new storage facility

DWCDubai World Central (DWC) on Sunday announced that a new state-of-the-art storage facility owned by RSA-TALKE is being constructed in DWC’s Logistics District.The new facility will offer more than 19,000 spaces. Expected to be operational by the first quarter of 2014, the facility will provide direct connections to regional and international road and sea routes, and also to the new Al Maktoum International Airport.

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