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Cuxport handles thousands of new cars for the Chinese market

Members Corner - 2020-11-19

The premium vehicles left their production sites in southern Germany and were transported directly by rail to the automobile handling terminal in Cuxhaven...

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United Nations highlights Valenciaport’s role in managing logistics activity to deal with COVID-19

Members Corner - 2020-11-19

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in its latest report discusses the experience of VCT during the pandemic...

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The Channel is ready for Brexit

Members Corner - 2020-11-19

The Channel BU will feel the full force of the upcoming new UK border rules from 1 January...

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No Deal puts the country’s supply chain at risk, says Logistics UK

Land Transport - 2020-11-19

Logistics UK is urging both sides in the Brexit negotiations to focus on achieving a consensus in order to protect economies on both sides of the Channel from the impact of a potential No Deal outcome...

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Nissan's UK business tough to sustain without Brexit deal, COO says

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-19

Any final exit by Britain from the European Union that worsens business conditions through increased tariffs would threaten the sustainability of Nissan's UK operations, the automaker's chief ...

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German automakers welcome electric-car support, see challenges

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-19

Germany's automakers welcomed the government's €3bn ($3...

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HAROPA voted "Best Green Seaport"

Members Corner - 2020-11-18

Asia Cargo News magazine, Asia's leading professional press publication, has just revealed the names of the 47 winners of its 2020 Awards...

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UN shipping agency greenlights a decade of rising greenhouse gas emissions

Maritime & Ports - 2020-11-18

The IMO’s marine environment protection committee approved a proposal that will allow the shipping sector’s 1bn tonnes of annual greenhouse gas emissions to keep rising for the rest o...

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UK petrol and diesel car ban brought forward to 2030

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-18

LONDON — The UK will bring forward a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars to 2030, Boris Johnson will confirm Wednesday, as part of a “10-point plan” for the country to...

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Renault Germany CEO calls on Berlin to maintain e-car purchase premium

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-18

Renault Germany CEO Uwe Hochgeschurtz has appealed to the German government to maintain the purchase premium for e-cars ahead of Wednesday’s auto summit with Chancellor Angela Merkel...

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Germany’s e-car target of 10 million by 2030 unrealistic – study

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-18

The goal of the German government to get ten m electric cars on the road by 2030 is unrealistic, according to a study conducted by the consulting firm Deloitte...

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German auto sector gets billions in aid to weather virus crisis

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-18

BERLIN -- Germany’s auto industry secured €5bn ($5...

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BMW trials vehicle exports by rail from Germany to China

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-18

BMW has started pilot rail shipments of the 5 Series between its Dingolfing plant in Germany and Chengdu in China...

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Passenger car registrations: -26.8% 10 months into 2020; -7.8% in October

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-18

In October 2020, the EU passenger car market slipped back into negative territory, after posting the first increase of the year in September...

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ECSA highlights crucial role of shipping as vector of global trade in its contribution to EU Trade Policy Review

News from Brussels - 2020-11-18

On behalf of the European shipping sector, ECSA is pleased to submit its contributions to the European Commission's Trade Policy Review...

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Policymakers urged to support biofuels to meet transport’s green goals

News from Brussels - 2020-11-18

Governments around the world need to urgently address this year’s 11...

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Latest report from ECG Business Intelligence: Flash Insight: European Used Vehicles Outlook

News from ECG - 2020-11-17

We are pleased to announce on18 November the publication of our latest report from ECG Business Intelligence in partnership with Automotive from Ultima Media...

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ECO VALENCIA ready to enter service in the mediterranean 

Members Corner - 2020-11-17

Naples, 16 November 2020: Exactly one month after her delivery, this morning for the first time the Eco Valencia entered the port of Livorno...

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IMO Committee holds key discussions on GHG reduction measures

Maritime & Ports - 2020-11-17

Crucial measures to further reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from ships will be discussed by IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), which is mee...

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International Shipping Lobby Pushes Hard for New Research Tax on Merchant Maritime Fuels

Maritime & Ports - 2020-11-17

WORLDWIDE – In its efforts to combat climate change, the international freight and shipping community is calling for serious investments to be made to help decarbonise maritime shipping...

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