Archive for the ‘Car trade’ Category

First Dacia imports arrive at Fos

First Dacia imports arrive at Fos
First Dacia imports arrive at Fos Port news from Marseilles Fos – 14 April 2014 – First Dacia imports arrive at Fos         The first 402 Dacia cars from Morocco have arrived at Fos aboard the Neptune Lines car carrier City of Oslo under a deal that will see 20, 000 vehicles per year...
April 14th, 2014 | Automobiles, Car trade, Logistics, News | Read More

Exclusive look at RORO 2014 conference topics

Exclusive look at RORO 2014 conference topics
Roll-on/roll-off shipping event, RORO 2014, in London, will include conference sessions that address alternative fuels, the global outlook for the RORO market and the outlook for the North Sea and Baltic region. The RORO conference takes place within the exhibition hall and will feature high level and...
March 28th, 2014 | Associations, Automobiles, Car trade, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

New container and cruise records as oil slump hits Marseilles Fos

New container and cruise records as oil slump hits Marseilles Fos
 Total 2013 throughput at Marseilles Fos confirmed containers, steel industry bulks, LNG and cruise traffic as the major growth drivers at the leading French port.  In contrast, a mounting decline in crude oil and petroleum volumes pegged overall cargo to 80 million tonnes for the year, down 7% on...
January 23rd, 2014 | Automobiles, Car trade, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Logistics, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Port news from Marseilles Fos

Port news from Marseilles Fos
10 December 2013 – New car terminal announced as Marseilles Fos reviews past five years      Following a call for tenders in November last year, the Marseilles Fos port authority has chosen automotive logistics specialist TEA – part of the Charles Andre transport group – to develop...
December 10th, 2013 | Car trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

RORO 2014

RORO 2014
RORO 2014 Date of event: 24-26 June 2014 Hosted once every two years, RORO 2014 will bring the entire roll-on/roll-off industry together for three days of buying, meetings and networking opportunities. It will be an essential visit for any logistics professional involved in the movement of cargo using...
November 29th, 2013 | Car trade, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Short-sea shipping, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Jim Watson Delivers Keynote Address at Ferries 2013

Jim Watson Delivers Keynote Address at Ferries 2013
ABS takes the lead in developing LNG as fuel in North America 7 November 2013 – (Houston) Jim Watson, President and COO of the ABS Americas Division, told participants at Marine Log’s Ferries 2013 conference on Monday, 4 November, that LNG is changing the landscape of the marine industry and...
November 7th, 2013 | Car trade, Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

FESCO launches new regular container service FESCO St. Petersburg–North America

FESCO launches new regular container service FESCO St. Petersburg–North America
Russian Transportation Group FESCO has launched a new regular container service FESCO St. Petersburg – North America and started shipment of containers from the ports of the USA East Coast to Saint-Petersburg, the Group said on Monday. Shipments will be executed once a week from the ports of New...
October 29th, 2013 | Automobiles, Car trade, Dry Bulkcarriers, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Investment on wheels

Investment on wheels
Tue 09 July 2013 – Interest in classic cars has been growing around the world, and so have their values. But with higher prices comes the need for expert insurance, especially when these works of art take to the road. (source:Lloyd’s of London) Like the fine art market, interest in acquiring...
July 9th, 2013 | Automobiles, Car trade, Consumers Market, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More