Logistics News

  • Ceva Logistics drives ahead with its plan to increase its footprint in Africa

    Jun 15, 2020 — Ceva Logistics has taken another step forward in its aim to give rival Bolloré a run for its money in Africa, with a new acquisition and strategy for growth. It has acquired a 70% stake AMI Worldwide, which operates as AMI and Manica, a company with particular focus on eastern and southern Africa, and offices in Africa-focused China and the Middle East.
  • Congestion at Chinese airports pushing forwarders to use ocean services

    May 13, 2020 — Shanghai airport’s “worst-ever” cargo backlog is slowly easing, but forwarders are still recommending shippers turn to expedited ocean freight. A perfect storm of lack of uplift, the global rush to buy face masks and China’s crackdown on shoddy PPE, saw aircraft “flying out empty” over the country’s Labour Day holiday, forwarders told The Loadstar.