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Operational Newsletter – September 2015

Pilot’s union extends Lufthansa strike Kenya government to raise penalties for truck overloading Strong warning of default risks for exporters to Russia Read More


Operational Newsletter – August 2015

Yemen – Port of Hodeidah closure Explosion in industrial area in Tianjin impacts port operations EU lifts ban on South African fresh ostrich meat exports APAC – Typhoon Soudelor Manganese line shuts down for maintenance UK delays due to ongoing problems in the Eurotunnel Greek Air Traffic controllers strike Virgin Atlantic Cargo bans shipments of … Continue reading Operational Newsletter – August 2015


Six-point program: leaner, faster & more customer focused

Dr. Grube: “Deutsche Bahn is modernizing its structures; DB2020 will remain our compass” • Higher revenues in the first half of 2015 • Strikes and storms put pressure on EBIT • Savings of EUR 700 million planned at the corporate level alone. Read More


Contract Logistics / SCM

SCHENKERwarehousing fulfills outsourced storage requirements through the provision of flexible, appropriate and reliable warehousing in all major centres of South Africa. more…

Air Freight

SCHENKERsky has adopted a truly global approach to ensure that we deliver perfectly scheduled and coordinated air freight solutions. more…

    Operational Newsletter – March 2015

    TNPA announces tariffs for 2015/16
    SA suspends citrus exports to Spain
    Lufthansa plans to go on strike again
    SARS delays implementation of Acts
    Indian port strike delayed for a week
    Norwegian air cancels flights as strike continues
    Canadian port closed after four-alarm fire
    Anti-dumping duties imposed on chicken imports to protect Sacu industry
    USA Backlogs at West Coast Ports
    More snow and ice hits flights in Northeast US
    Tentative date set for dig-out port construction
    National toll road tariffs to rise by 6%
    Norwegian air pilot strike affects mainly domestic flights
    Strike forces SAS to cancel Copenhagen flights

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    Operational Newsletter – February 2015

    Flight cancelled after Mexican volcano spews ash
    USA / West Coast labour dispute nears resolution
    More US blizzards ground flights
    Cargo terminal gone with the wind
    US West Coast ports go into shut-down mode
    Norway winter storms
    Pilot’s union calls two day strike at Germanwings
    Germany’s Hamburg airport shuts terminals
    A deal to break US west coast gridlock
    New rules affect citrus exports to Malaysia
    SAA cancels direct India flights
    Spain snowfall disrupting traffic
    Warning of near white-out conditions in Chicago
    Tanzania Ports Authority plays hardball with defective trucks

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    Transportation and Logistics