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Feb 19, 2019

Organisations representing the main maritime logistics industry stakeholders (shipping lines, shippers, freight forwarders, terminal operators, labour, port authorities) as well as EU national maritime authorities met on 8 February in Paris at a round table hosted by the International Transport Forum (ITF OECD)...


Nov 01, 2018

Need for speed: Shippers want the air cargo industry to move more quickly

The chairman of the Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF) has called on the air cargo industry to strive for faster supply chains in order to make the most of the opportunity presented by e-commerce...


Sep 24, 2018

The Global Shippers Forum has reacted with suspicion to the announcement by the Maersk container shipping line of new fuel surcharge arrangements from 1 January 2019 to recover presumed costs from the introduction of low-sulphur marine fuel from 1 January 2020...


May 29, 2018

In recent weeks, the world’s leading liner shipping companies have announced the introduction of “emergency” bunker surcharges in response to rising fuel costs, almost in unison...