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    • HPC signs a Memorandum of Understanding with IPC Learning & Consulting/PMLI

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      04.01.2021

      HPC signs a Memorandum of Understanding with IPC Learning & Consulting/PMLI

      HPC Hamburg Port Consulting, the logistics consultancy providing management consulting and software solutions for ports, sea and inland…

    • Karin Lengenfelder ‘takes over the watch’ from Jürgen Behrens

      Personnel matters

      03.31.2021

      Karin Lengenfelder ‘takes over the watch’ from Jürgen Behrens

      After almost 48 years Jürgen Behrens, head of Port of Hamburg’s Representative Office South, is bidding farewell to logistics and going…

    • EVER GIVEN Successfully Refloated Normal Transits of Suez Canal Resume

      Shipping News

      03.30.2021

      EVER GIVEN Successfully Refloated Normal Transits of Suez Canal Resume

      Evergreen Line is pleased to confirm that EVER GIVEN has been successfully refloated within the Suez Canal at approximately 15:04 March 29…

    • Greening the Fleet – Actions and Potentials in the Inland Waterway and Short Sea Shipping Transport Sector

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      03.24.2021

      Greening the Fleet – Actions and Potentials in the Inland Waterway and Short Sea Shipping Transport…

      The global economy has been suffering the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic for the better part of the last year. The shipping sector was…

    • Russia's economy remains resilient

      Economy

      03.19.2021

      Russia's economy remains resilient

      According to preliminary estimates, Russia's gross domestic product for 2020 will decline by 3.5 to 4.8 percent. The first two months of…

    • Siemens Healthineers and Geis Group speed up dangerous goods logistics

      Economy

      03.18.2021

      Siemens Healthineers and Geis Group speed up dangerous goods logistics

      For many companies, entering the world of digitalization is still costly and complex. The INFr8 dangerous goods platform makes it quick and…

    • Willem van der Schalk hands over as Managing Director

      Personnel matters

      03.16.2021

      Willem van der Schalk hands over as Managing Director

      Thorsten Drunagel and Hendrik Khezri will head a. hartrodt Germany in the future. … Willem van der Schalk will hand over his duties as…

    • Austria Overseas transports via Hamburg at a stable level in 2020

      Economy

      03.05.2021

      Austria Overseas transports via Hamburg at a stable level in 2020

      Austria's maritime transport industry expects transport volumes to increase this year. Alexander Till, Head of the Vienna Representative…

    • Consequences of COVID Pandemic Affect the Port of Hamburg’s 2020 Throughput

      Press event

      02.25.2021

      Consequences of COVID Pandemic Affect the Port of Hamburg’s 2020 Throughput

      Seaborne cargo throughput in the Port of Hamburg performed better than expected in the fourth quarter of 2020. The upward trend has been…

    • Rail subsidiary Metrans to expand network through investment in Hungary

      Economy

      02.19.2021

      Rail subsidiary Metrans to expand network through investment in Hungary

      The HHLA intermodal company Metrans is building another rail terminal in Hungary in order to expand its transport services along the…

    • A.P. Moller - Maersk will operate the world’s first carbon neutral liner vessel by 2023 – seven years ahead of schedule

      Shipping News

      02.19.2021

      A.P. Moller - Maersk will operate the world’s first carbon neutral liner vessel by 2023 – seven…

      A.P. Moller - Maersk speeds up on decarbonisation with a methanol-fueled feeder vessel on the water in 2023, piloting a scalable carbon…

    • Two new ONE liner services connect Hamburg with ports in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Marmara region

      Shipping News

      02.18.2021

      Two new ONE liner services connect Hamburg with ports in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Marmara…

      With the ‘North Europe East Mediterranean Express/NEX’ and ‘North Europe Turkey Express/NTX’, at the start of this year the ONE shipping…

    • Hapag-Lloyd expects very strong earnings growth in the first quarter of 2021

      Economy

      02.17.2021

      Hapag-Lloyd expects very strong earnings growth in the first quarter of 2021

      Hapag-Lloyd has got the year off to a very good start thanks to exceptionally strong demand for container transports, which has led to a…

    • Elbe fairway adjustment: Shipping profits from further additional width

      Shipping News

      02.16.2021

      Elbe fairway adjustment: Shipping profits from further additional width

      The joint dredging operations by the Federal Shipping and Waterways Administration and HPA for construction of a passing box have been…

    • Rhenus takes over BLG freight forwarding sites and opens up new markets

      Economy

      02.16.2021

      Rhenus takes over BLG freight forwarding sites and opens up new markets

      The BLG LOGISTICS GROUP has made a strategic decision to focus on its … domestic and international business in its Contract, Automobile and…

    • HHLA achieves positive result in 2020 despite provision for efficiency programme

      Economy

      02.11.2021

      HHLA achieves positive result in 2020 despite provision for efficiency programme

      According to preliminary unaudited figures, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) achieved a positive Group operating result (EBIT) of…

    • GEODIS Charters Tonnage to Alleviate Container Capacity Shortage on Asia-Europe Trade

      Economy

      02.10.2021

      GEODIS Charters Tonnage to Alleviate Container Capacity Shortage on Asia-Europe Trade

      GEODIS, a leading global supply chain operator, provides its customers with guaranteed space in an ultra-tight sea freight market from…

    • Covid-19 spoils the start of the year in Switzerland

      Economy

      02.10.2021

      Covid-19 spoils the start of the year in Switzerland

      While the Swiss economy were looking rather optimistic and showed a surprisingly strong growth in autumn last year, the ongoing pandemic at…

    • Port-Stakeholders in Hamburg favour alternative drives

      Economy

      02.09.2021

      Port-Stakeholders in Hamburg favour alternative drives

      A survey, part of the Interreg Europe funded project SMOOTH PORTS activities, among participants shows which measures to reduce CO2 in the…

    • SMM DIGITAL: Successful Digital Premiere of the Leading International Maritime Trade Fair

      Economy

      02.08.2021

      SMM DIGITAL: Successful Digital Premiere of the Leading International Maritime Trade Fair

      This year the leading international maritime trade fair SMM was held as a purely digital conference for the first time because of the…

    • Germany's East hopes for improvement

      Economy

      02.08.2021

      Germany's East hopes for improvement

      After a noticeable recovery in summer and fall, the economy in the eastern region of Germany has been hit hard by the second wave of Covid…

    • WPCAP ports take new series of climate change actions

      Economy

      02.05.2021

      WPCAP ports take new series of climate change actions

      “A force for good, paving the way for building sustainable port operations”. Allard Castelein, CEO of the Port of Rotterdam Authority, used…

    • Focus Asia: Senator hosts virtual delegation visit to port partners

      Economy

      02.04.2021

      Focus Asia: Senator hosts virtual delegation visit to port partners

      In the coming days, Senator for Economics and Innovation Michael Westhagemann will set off on a trip to Asia – without boarding a plane.

    • Owner change at Hamburg freight forwarder a. hartrodt: Felix Wenzel succeeds Andreas Wenzel as Managing Partner

      Personnel matters

      02.04.2021

      Owner change at Hamburg freight forwarder a. hartrodt: Felix Wenzel succeeds Andreas Wenzel as…

      Effective January 1, 2021, Felix Wenzel is the new Managing Partner in the management holding company of the international freight…