Rail & Intermodal

  • Maersk opts for rail freight to compensate for India's 'lost' truck capacity

    Jun 4, 2020 — Maersk has seen a 30% uptick in rail freight volumes in India during the country’s coronavirus lockdown. But some local forwarders aren’t convinced rail services can challenge road’s predominance.
  • China-Europe rail freight services buck falling volumes trend

    May 14, 2020 — China-Europe rail freight is bucking the pandemic-wide trend of falling air and ocean volumes, boasting double-digit growth this year. According to China Railway Group, 2,920 trains ran between January and April, carrying 262,000 teu, up 24% year on year. Last month alone, westbound volumes were up 58% and eastbound 29%, totalling 88,000 teu.