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CAI International to buy railcars under $200m contract
By LBR Staff Writer
Transportation finance and logistics company CAI International is seeking to acquire 2,000 newly built railcars over a time frame of three years.
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DHL, KTZE partner to enhance China-Kazakhstan-CIS-Europe connectivity
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Global Forwarding has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kazakhstan Temir Zholy Express (KTZE) for increasing rail connectivity and trade between China, Kazakhstan, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries and Europe.
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World Bank allows $650m loan for Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor project in India
By LBR Staff Writer
World Bank has approved $650m as the third loan for the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor project in India which will enable faster transportation of raw materials and finished goods between northern and eastern parts of the country.
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Indian government approves revised $12.81bn freight corridor cost
By LBR Staff Writer
The Indian government has approved the revised estimated cost of INR8,14,590m ($12.81bn) for the Eastern and Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) Project.
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KfW Development Bank’s $23m loan to fund Transnet’s 1064 locomotive acquisition programme
By LBR Staff Writer
Germany’s KfW Development Bank will be awarding South Africa’s state-owned freight logistics group Transnet a loan of $23m (R2.8bn) to partially fund its 1064 locomotive acquisition programme.
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Alibaba and Ant Financial to invest around $1bn in China’s food delivery market
By LBR Staff Writer
China-based e-commerce company Alibaba and its subsidiary Ant Financial are forming a $1bn local services joint venture, with primary focus on food delivery.
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DB Schenker to slash rail freight jobs at North England sites
By LBR Staff Writer
Germany-based rail freight company DB Schenker has announced that it will slash around 234 jobs, primarily across the north of England.
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Agarwal Packers and Movers to divest stake to fund expansion
By LBR Staff Writer
India-based logistics company Agarwal Packers and Movers (APM) is planning to divest a minority stake worth INR1000m ($15.73m) to private equity finds.
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DHL and UPS invest in cold chain infrastructure for pharmaceutical industry
By LBR Staff Writer
Two major logistics companies, DHL and UPS, are investing in cold-chain infrastructure and healthcare distribution centers for the pharmaceutical industry.
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DHL starts multimodal service between China and Europe
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Global Forwarding is launching a twice-weekly multimodal service between Zhengzhou in China and Hamburg in Germany through Poland.
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UPS Capital acquires Parcel Pro to facilitate shipping of high value items
By LBR Staff Writer
UPS Capital, a subsidiary of United Parcel Service (UPS), has acquired Parcel Pro which offers logistics services for high value products including jewelry, wristwatch and collectibles.
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China launches new freight train service to Europe
By LBR Staff Writer
China has established a new trade route to Europe with the launch of a freight train service between the northeastern Chinese city of Harbin and Hamburg in Germany.
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China launches cargo train service to Moscow
By LBR Staff Writer
China has launched an additional cargo train service that will link its western Xinjiang region with Moscow.
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European Union nations waste €28bn on inefficient corporate fleets every year, says report
By LBR Staff Writer
New report from analysts CE Delft reveals how corporate fleet managers could save millions of tonnes of CO2, and €28bn every year, with available efficiency measures and clean technologies.
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Mypacco-Alibaba partnership to provide complete logistics solutions in India
By LBR Staff Writer
India-based logistics company Mypacco will be collaborating with Alibaba under its Trade Facilitation Center initiative that will help the country's small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) to conduct cross-border trade.
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