Hyster celebrates build of 1000th ReachStacker

In the company’s 63rd year In January, the team at the NMHG factory in the Netherlands celebrated a milestone in its 63 year history with the build of the 1000th Hyster ReachStacker. “This 1000th ReachStacker is very special because it is one of the first Tier 4 final / Stage IV trucks to leave this factory,” says Lucien Robroek, Vice President Big Trucks, NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG). “This design

Allseas Global Logistics announces comprehensive new network to serve Central Asia

18 months of detailed planning and discussions A comprehensive new network of offices and door-to-door services for key markets in Central Asia has been announced by Allseas Global Logistics. In a very significant expansion for the UK-based project forwarding, freight and logistics specialist, the network will include new, fully staffed offices in Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey, a joint venture in Pakistan, a partnership agreement in Kuwait and Iraq and the

Freight forwarders welcome all-in airfreight rates

BIFA welcomes Emirates news The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has given a cautious welcome to the news that Emirates SkyCargo is set to move to all-in pricing, including fuel and security surcharges, on air freight shipments to and from Europe from February 1st and on the airline’s global network from March 1st. Last year, Robert Keen, Director General of BIFA called for the world’s container shipping lines to provide