Rising sea freight prices risk slowing global recovery, UNCTAD warns

The port of Garden City (Georgia, United States), November 12. SEAN RAYFORD / AFP Maritime transport, which sits on the crest line of globalization, offers one of the best perspectives on the transformation of the planet’s economy. However, at the time of Covid-19, the report on maritime transport published Thursday, November 18 by the United … Read more

a freight train derails and stops traffic in the Landes

By Julie L’HostisPosted on 10/07/2021 at 12:43 p.m.Updated on 10/07/2021 at 2:15 p.m. In the morning, this Thursday, October 7, a freight train derailed at Laluque, between Dax and Morcenx, thus blocking all traffic passing through the Landes This Thursday, October 7, in the morning, a freight convoy derailed at the level of the town … Read more

Shipowner CMA CGM cuts freight rates, which have skyrocketed

The container ship “Marco Polo” of CMA CGM, in New York, on May 20, 2021. BRENDAN MCDERMID / REUTERS The fact is historic in the very competitive world of the merchant navy: the French CMA CGM, the world’s third largest container ship owner, decided, on September 9, to freeze, until the 1is February 2022, its … Read more

Wilhelmshaven: Chinese freight train arrives at JadeWeserPort | NDR.de – Nachrichten – Lower Saxony

Status: 07/13/2021 2:27 p.m. On Tuesday lunchtime, a direct freight train from the Chinese province of Anhui arrived at JadeWeserPort in Wilhelmshaven for the first time. Prime Minister Stephan Weil (SPD) received him. The train entered the freight port at exactly 12:38 p.m. “This is more than just a train, this is an initiative that … Read more

Freight Dragon 2 delivered to orbit as part of the CRS-22 mission

Freight Dragon 2 delivered to orbit as part of the CRS-22 mission Thursday, June 3 2021 20:14 (edit) Falcon 9 rocket launch with CRS-22 mission (Source: Stephen Marr for NSF, NASASpaceFlight.com) Falcon 9 rocket launch with CRS-22 mission (Source: Stephen Marr for NSF, NASASpaceFlight.com) On June 3 at 19:29 Polish time (17:29 UTC) the Falcon … Read more