• Shipping trumps airfreight in reducing emissions It seems many in the freight industry are attempting to do their part to reduce environmental impact. Freight shipping accounts for 16% of all corporate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, according to the Environmental Defense Fund. That number is expected to increase anywhere from 50% to 250% of the current total emissions by 2050 due to […] Fwd News 0 Comments February 7, 2019
  • Kinetic energy revolution on a roll Many obstacles still block the development of rail freight between China and Europe, including a lack of capacity, the shortage of affordable reefer containers, and clean energy sources to power the generators for the refrigerated units. The potential is certainly there to transport time- and temperature-sensitive goods to and from China, as lead times of […] Fwd News 0 Comments June 22, 2017
  • Container shipping disruptions boost Sea-Air cargo sector Major disruption in the container shipping sector has led to more shippers moving their cargo to sea-air services, as a catalogue of problems continue to disrupt deep sea carrier schedules. Robin Knopf, CEO of SAT Albatros Sea-Air Transport, has suggested the falling dependability of deep-sea shipping is attributed to the many mounting difficulties in the […] Fwd News 0 Comments June 14, 2017