Gross container volumes were up 2.4% for DP World in Q1, but in the UAE cargo handled dropped by 5.9% to 3.6m TEU.
Abu-Dhabi-based Etihad Airways achieved its largest ever net profit in 2015, reporting this week a 41 percent, year-over-year increase to US $103-million.
Qatar Airways has increased its investment in AIG (the owners of British Airways) despite lacklustre performance from IAG Cargo during the first quarter.
UASC and its customer SEKO Logistics have implemented a system to significantly accelerate distribution of frequently changing, Asia-Europe freight rates.
Etihad Cargo has expanded its Middle East network to Kuwait by adding an additional freighter and introduced a new twice weekly service into Muscat in Oman.
The system acts like a software consultant, helping to manage and improve fleets
The cargo division of flydubai has received the award for “Cargo Operator of the Year” at the tenth annual Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATA).
Agility took home the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) award at the annual Supply Chain & Transport Awards (SCATA) ceremony.
FedEx Express was the recipient of the Express Logistics Provider of the Year at the annual Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATAs) 2016.
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the second largest shipping line in the world, has added the Omani port and logistics hub of Sohar as a regular call.
DP World is prepared for the implementation of the new International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) regulation.
Dnata has reached a key milestone in its operation at DWC, handling more than one million tonnes of air freight since its first full year of operation in 2011.
DHL has said in a new report that worldwide supply chains are beginning to undergo a fundamental transformation as more “artificial intelligence” is deployed.
The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has entered into a space charter agreement with German heavylift specialists Rickmers-Linie.
Etihad Rail has completed the construction and trial period of Phase I of its national rail programme.