Week #38 - September 15th, 2020
Over the past few weeks we have been holding video conference calls every Wednesday with members, here is the latest screen grab from a meeting.
The meetings are being held on a first come, first serve basis with a maximum of 8 participants per meeting and preference given to those who have not participated yet. Please sign-up by emailing Heidi.
We are happy to announce a new service provider representing the U.K. and in member news we see movements related to: Global - Brazil, Germany - Russia, Spain - Angola, China - Belgium and China - Ghana.
We also include a situation update on COVID-19 in East Africa, announcement of a new warehouse in Croatia, a video commentary on Maersk's recent structural changes and a publication from FEI Cargo India. We wrap up today's newsletter with tech news and member resources.
Featured Service Providers
Casper Chartering is a Service Provider to CLC Projects
Fox Brasil Project Logistics Handled the Complete Logistics for the Expansion and Modernization of the Santa Catarina Pulp and Paper Mill in Southern Brazil
Hacklin Logistics, member of CLC Projects representing Finland also assisted FOX Brasil on this project.
FOX Brasil is a member of CLC Projects representing Brazil
Oy Hacklin Logistics is a member of CLC Projects representing Finland
VTG Project Logistics in Germany and Russia Managed the Transportation of Heavy Goods for a Calcium Chloride Crystallisation Plant from Lübeck, Germany to Perm Krai, Russia
VTG Rail Logistics Deutschland GmbH is a Service Provider to CLC Projects and VTG Project Logistics is a member representing Russia
The dimensions of the fishing boat were: 22.78 x 6.50 x 22.43 meters, weighing 60 metric tons.
Sparber Group is a member of CLC Projects representing Spain
The customer needed this shipment delivered on an urgent basis. Remant Transport Architects organised the transport with breakbulk, light and flatbed trucks.
Remant Africa Logistics is a member of CLC Projects representing Zambia, South Africa & Tanzania
POL: Shanghai, China
POD: Tema, Ghana
Commodity: Machinery 6PKGS with max-weight 57 mt/unit
Wintop Heavy Lift Project Limited is a member of CLC Projects representing China (Shanghai)
View Profile: Wintop Heavy Lift Project Limited
Read: Spedag Interfreight Update on COVID 19 in East Africa
Read: SPIF E.A. Customer Advisory on Business Continuity Covid 19 Wk 37 11.09.2020
Read: Sunday Nation - Truckers incur high costs amid Covid 19 disruption 23.08.2020
Read: Rwanda Cabinet Statement 10.09.2020
Read: KTA Busia and Malaba Border update 10.09.2020
Spedag Interfreight Ltd. is a member of CLC Projects representing Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda & Zimbabwe
View Profile: Spedag Interfreight Kenya | Spedag Interfreight Rwanda | Spedag Interfreight South Sudan | Spedag Interfreight Tanzania | Spedag Interfreight Uganda | Spedag Interfreight Zimbabwe
View Website: https://www.mrspedag.com/
Comark has moved their packing facilities to a new area and added 17,000 m2 of open warehouse space and 2,000 m2 of closed space for all your project cargo to be safely transshipped, warehoused, packed, stuffed and lashed in/on containers.
Comark is a member of CLC Projects representing Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia & Slovenia
What will the LCLs/NVOCCs do after Maersk's announcement?
ALPHA Projects & Logistics is a member of CLC Projects representing Namibia & Botswana
FEI Duniya - September 2020
FEI Cargo's Creative team has compiled some interesting articles on mathematics and numbers. Read more...
The Scientists, Technologists, Artists, and Chefs Who are Standing Between Us and Species Collapse
WHEN SARTRE SAID hell is other people, he wasn’t living through 2020. Right now, other people are the only thing between us and species collapse. Not just the people we occasionally encounter behind fugly masks—but the experts and innovators out in the world, leading the way. The 17-year-old hacker building his own coronavirus tracker. The Google AI wonk un-coding machine bias. A former IT guy helping his community thwart surveillance. There are people everywhere, in and out of the spotlight—in tech, science, food, culture, politics—who aren’t deterred by disaster. Their wish: to make things better for all of us. Sounds like heaven. —The Editors