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The contribution that freight operators make to London life suggests their contribution and responsibilities should be taken a lot more seriously. Is it time to appoint a champion for freight in London?
China’s Belt and Road initiative has recently – and quite suddenly - achieved a much higher profile in the UK. Ton van den Bosch, Head of Global Ports & Maritime Infrastructure, Ince & Co, outlines what it is, what it means and why it’s so important, not only to UK port operators, but the wider freight industry supply chain.
The clocks changed again at 2am on October 29, 2017. This clock change or 'daylight saving' has been part of our way of life for more than 100 years. Every spring, the clocks 'spring' forward and summer hours officially begin. In the Autumn, they 'fall' back to their regular schedule. But why does daylight saving time exist?
It’s time for a different approach in the container shipping industry, one based on co-operation and collaboration, rather than confrontation, says Chris Welsh, Secretary-General of the Global Shippers’ Forum
Robust, accountable and industry-wide legislation on pallet weights is necessary to keep customers safe and standards high across the sector.