El puerto de València digitaliza la gestión de precintos para evitar colas

El puerto de València ha presentado este miércoles su nuevo servicio de gestión de precintos habilitado en la plataforma electrónica ValenciaportPCS. Esta nueva actualización supone una mejora respecto al sistema anterior al suprimir las colas que realizan los transportistas en las oficinas de las navieras y permitir el control del stock informatizado en tiempo real de los precintos.

La directora comercial y de Desarrollo de Negocio, Mar Chao, ha incidido en los problemas a los que se...

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Biofuels may provide a good start for shipping in its quest to cut emissions

Following the recent completion of trial shipments on containerships powered by biofuels, a new report from the Copenhagen-based Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) suggests this fuel type may be of short-term help in shipping’s quest to reduce its carbon emissions.
The current International Maritime Organization (IMO) goal is for shipping’s greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) to be cut by 50% by 2050 at a minimum – although environmental lobbyists and even many shipping figures …

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Are carriers boosting low-sulphur fuel surcharges to make up for low rates?

Low-sulphur surcharges announced by ocean carriers on 1 December show “significant variations”, even within alliances, according to Alphaliner analysis.
As The Loadstar reported last Friday, carriers appear to have succeeded in passing on most of the perceived cost implications of IMO 2020 to the spot market and short-term shipper contracts, but the consultant questioned the lack of transparency in setting the surcharges.
“The wide variations in the new fuel surcharge and lack …

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Amazon, UPS και DHL «ψηφίζουν» ποδήλατο

Amazon, UPS και DHL «ψηφίζουν» ποδήλατο

Αmazon, UPS και DHL αναμένεται να δοκιμάσουν την επιλογή των ποδηλάτων για την ανάπτυξη των επίγειων ταχυμεταφορών τους, συμμετέχοντας σε ένα φιλόδοξο πιλοτικό πρόγραμμα στη Νέα Υόρκη.

Σκοπός του εν λόγω project είναι ο περιορισμός της κυκλοφοριακής συμφόρησης στην πόλη, η βελτίωση της ποιότητας του αέρα και, κατ’ επέκταση, η προστασία του περιβάλλοντος. Στο πλαίσιο αυτό η Amazon θα ξεκινήσει με τη χρήση 90 ποδηλάτων για την παράδοση τροφίμων στην αλυσίδα καταστημάτων Whole Foods Market, η DHL...

https://www.naftikachronika.gr/2019/12/11/amazon-ups-kai-dhl-psifizoun-podilato/