Belgium

June 19, 2017


Brussels’ Air Cargo Carriers Increasing

Air Cargo China has launched a weekly Boeing 777-200 Asia-Europe freighter flight between Liege Airport in Belgium and Shanghai. A spokesperson for Liege Airport says that the new route opens additional opportunities for the booming e-commerce sector and that the Liege…

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June 14, 2017


Brussels’ Air Cargo Carriers Increasing

Air Cargo China has launched a weekly Boeing 777-200 Asia-Europe freighter flight between Liege Airport in Belgium and Shanghai. A spokesperson for Liege Airport says that the new route opens additional opportunities for the booming e-commerce sector and that the Liege…

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June 14, 2017


Frankfurt, Brussels Report Boosts in Cargo Traffic

Frankfurt Airport has reported a significant increase in cargo traffic during May 2017, amounting to a 5.1% rise over same month in 2016. Brussels Airport saw May 2017 freight volumes up 8.1% in comparison with same month in 2015 (last year,…

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May 22, 2017


Swedish Dockworker Unrest Could Push Goods to Other Ports

Worker unrest at Sweden’s major container gateway, Gothenburg, could lead shipping lines to seek alternative ports of call. APM Terminals, the terminal’s operator, said last week that it would begin partial lockouts of labor until the end of June in…

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May 18, 2017


Shipping Containers Find New Life

Innovative architects and designers around the world are finding new ways to repurpose old shipping containers, according to Popular Mechanics and the Wall Street Journal.

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May 18, 2017


Border Congestion Subject of Concern for EU-UK

With the UK’s exit from the European Union (EU), there are concerns that considerable freight congestion could occur at major EU-UK arteries because of new documentation and inspection requirements. Under EU law, 6-8% of all freight crossing the border would…

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