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Air France-KLM signs major air cargo deal with French CMA CGM

20-may-2022 French shipping company CMA CGM has acquired a 9% stake in Air France-KLM as part of a 10-year cooperation agreement. In addition, the shipping company and the Air France-KLM Group will share all air cargo capacity in the future.

Germany’s largest shipping company is allowed to participate in the Jade-Weser-Port

20-may-2022 Germany's largest container shipping company, Hapag-Lloyd is allowed to participate in Germanies new deep-water port Wilhelmshaven. The EU Commission now confirmed that there are no objections against their aim.

Congestion

20-may-2022 Congestion is currently enormous. The pro-forma network schedules of the three Asia-North Europe alliances are currently unsustainable, and carriers must add three ships per loop to maintain a weekly frequency.
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The UK to introduce CDS – the new “Customs Declaration Service”

20-may-2022 HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is gradually introducing the Customs Declaration Service, the long-term replacement for the current Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) system.

Biggest decrease in incoming and outgoing freight since 2009

13-may-2022 The number of goods entering the Netherlands in the corona year 2020 has decreased the most since the start of the economic crisis in 2009.

Reefer exports become more critical

13-may-2022 The hope for a normalization in sea freight has burst. Shipments of refrigerated containers destined for Russia were stopped in transit.