Mensual archives: October 2017

Hong Kong Airport posts 9.1% growth in air cargo for September

Air traffic at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) continued to grow across all three categories in September 2017. HKIA handled 430,000 tonnes of cargo during the month, soaring 9.1% over the previous September, while passenger volume and flight movements increased...

20 October 2017
Catégorie: Freight News


Port of Los Angeles TEU volumes up in September

The Port of Los Angeles announced that it moved 763,785 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) last month, slightly more than last September, but marking the Port's third-largest September on record in terms of container volumes. "As we enter the final quarter of...

20 October 2017
Catégorie: Freight News


Port of Felixstowe can go ahead with rail improvements

The latest enhancements to Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe's rail connections have been given the green light by the United Kingdom's Secretary of State for Transport. The network improvements, jointly funded by Network Rail and Hutchison Ports, will allow up to...

20 October 2017
Catégorie: Freight News


U.S. freight transportation index rose 6.7 percent in August

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, reached an all-time monthly high in August, 1.5 percent higher than the previous highest level reached one month earlier in...

20 October 2017
Catégorie: Freight News