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ANALYSIS: LSPs will benefit most from changes in 2016 Despite lower oil prices, the economic growth is expected to be driven by non-oil economic sectors, construction activities relating to capacity expansion, and modernisation of logistics-related infrastructure.

ANALYSIS: LSPs will benefit most from changes in 2016

Logistics service providers stand to benefit most from structural changes in UAE economy according to Frost & Sullivan report.

 •   REPORT: Cargo theft reaches 5 year high in EMEA region
 •   FOCUS: Industrial and logistics real estate top in 2015
 •   FOCUS: High pent-up demand in Iranian truck market


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REPORT: Motors for electric vehicles, $400bn confusion

REPORT: Motors for electric vehicles, $400bn confusion

There is still no agreement on the best type of electric motor to use in heavy electric trucks and the booming, confusing traction motor business will rise to around $400 billion in 2027.
 
REPORT: Cargo theft in EMEA increases 105.4%

REPORT: Cargo theft in EMEA increases 105.4%

TAPA calls for greater sharing of incident intelligence as 489 new cargo thefts reported in Europe, Middle East and Africa in Q3 2016, a 105.4% year-on-year-increase.
 
Focus: Gulf airlines face renewed threat from Trump

Focus: Gulf airlines face renewed threat from Trump

Election of Donald Trump, one-time owner of now-defunct East Coast airline Trump Shuttle, to the US presidency could revive nationalistic attitudes to air access.
 
FOCUS: Top risks affecting the shipping industry

FOCUS: Top risks affecting the shipping industry

Ben Abraham, Head of Willis Towers Watson’s marine practice looks at navigating risk in the transportation sector based on the Transportation Risk Index 2016.
 

 

ANALYSIS: 2016's freight rate threat for forwarders

ANALYSIS: 2016's freight rate threat for forwarders

Recovery in short term freight rates pose potential threat for freight forwarders according to Xeneta, an ocean freight price comparison and shipping market watch index.
 
Liebherr launches SmartApp to optimise cargo handling

Liebherr launches SmartApp to optimise cargo handling

Big data analytics examines large amounts of data to uncover hidden trends, anomalies and other insights, turning statistics is about turning these numbers into useful information on which action can taken
 
FOCUS: High pent-up demand in Iranian truck market

FOCUS: High pent-up demand in Iranian truck market

With its growth potential following many years of sanctions and the pent-up demand in the transport sector, Iran offers promising opportunities for Daimler Trucks.
 
FOCUS: Small recovery apparent in air freight volumes

FOCUS: Small recovery apparent in air freight volumes

New data from the IATA show air cargo volumes continue to fall, but we may be seeing the bottom of the dip, while the Middle East remains strongest.
 
CASE STUDY: DHL and the World Touring Car Championship

CASE STUDY: DHL and the World Touring Car Championship

Logistics has always been the “behind-the-scenes” engine of motorsports events around the world, the WTCC wouldn't take place without DHL.
 
SPECIAL REPORT: Maintaining Emirates' growing fleet

SPECIAL REPORT: Maintaining Emirates' growing fleet

Emirates’ passenger operations will move to Dubai’s Al Maktoum International at some point after 2020 but its engineering facilities could remain at Dubai International.
 
SPECIAL REPORT: How Emirates brought the world to Dubai

SPECIAL REPORT: How Emirates brought the world to Dubai

Two-thirds of the world’s population is within eight hours flight of Dubai and Emirates connects hundreds of cities via its hub.
 
Top 5: Most costly or silly cruise ships ever designed

Top 5: Most costly or silly cruise ships ever designed

The ships on our list would cost a total of US $18-billion to build and they're all so far-fetched, only one has actually been put to sea.
 
REPORT: Middle East aviation missing out on up to $16bn

REPORT: Middle East aviation missing out on up to $16bn

New report commissioned by NATS shows significant economic benefits for both airports and passengers through increased aircraft movements and fewer delays.
 
FOCUS: Resurgent Iran sends waves through marine sector

FOCUS: Resurgent Iran sends waves through marine sector

As Maritime & Ports predicted back in May, the Iran nuclear deal has created a flurry of activity in the maritime sector, here are some of the key developments…
 
FOCUS: Simplifying offshore safety servicing logistics

FOCUS: Simplifying offshore safety servicing logistics

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment says 80% of offshore maritime operators are over-complicating safety systems.
 




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