G-Mark

G-Mark

Electronical and electrical equipment and toys are some of the most regulated products in various markets. Typically, to prove that such products comply with local regulations, they meet the requirements and bear an appropriate mark. In the Gulf Cooperation Council market, this marking is G-Mark. Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is …

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Shipping from China to Qatar

Shipping from China to Qatar

The global trade between China and Qatar is a complex network that drives the modern economy. Their partnership relies on China’s manufacturing expertise and Qatar’s energy resources. Efficient logistics and creative solutions are essential to overcome challenges such as distance, regulations, and political complexities and to keep the shipping from China to Qatar going. Methods …

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Multimodal 2024

multimodal 2024

Multimodal is a trade show that every company in the supply chain and logistics community should attend. Multimodal 2024 is a three-day show taking place between 11th and 13th June 2024 in Birmingham. Multimodal 2024 Since 2008, Multimodal has been the main meeting point for the supply chain and logistics professionals: manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, shippers, …

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Transport & Logistics Innovation Week SITL 2024

SITL 2024 in Paris

Transport & Logistics Innovation Week is an important platform for logistics and transport industry specialists. Transport & Logistics Innovation Week SITL 2024 will be one of the important European fairs dedicated to the entire supply chain. Transport & Logistics Innovation Week SITL 2024 Transport & Logistics Innovation Week was established in 1983. Over time, the …

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Shipping from Shenzhen to Hamburg

Shipping from Shenzhen to Hamburg

Considered to be Germany’s “Gateway to the World” (Tor zur Welt), the port of Hamburg is the country’s largest by volume. It is also the third-busiest port in Europe, right after Rotterdam and Antwerp, making it Germany’s most significant foreign trade center. China is one of Germany’s most important trading partner. Shenzhen, on the other …

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Shipping from Bangladesh to Germany

shipping from bangladesh to germany

Efficient shipping practices and a thorough understanding of the challenges are crucial for global trade. Shipping from Bangladesh to Germany shows the complexities and opportunities of this trade. Overcoming hurdles and embracing innovative solutions can help facilitate the exchange of goods, foster economic growth, and deepen international relationships. Methods of shipping from Bangladesh to Germany …

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What is FAIRTRADE?

Fairtrade mark

Nowadays, manufacturing practices lead to increased overexploiting of Earth’s natural resources. Consumers want to “buy wisely” and know the origin of the products they choose. They want to be sure that these products have been produced in an ecological and humanitarian way. A FAIRTRADE mark guarantees consumers all of that. The FAIRTRADE certification confirms that …

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Paralysis of the Red Sea – Container ships are bypassing the Suez Canal

Paralysis of the Red Sea

Major shipping operators have suspended their container shipping through the Suez Canal following multiple rocket attacks by Yemen’s Houthi movement on vessels in the Red Sea. The increased attacks are meant as a protest against the outbreak of war in the Gaza Strip. The Houthis have no intention of ceasing their attacks until Israel halts …

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Shipping from South Africa to China

Shipping from South Africa to China

The Chinese invest heavily in African countries, and imports from China are popular. The most popular export products are electronics, footwear, vehicles, and furniture. Shipping from South Africa to China is gaining momentum. Every year, there are more and more investors and new shipments. In 2019, South Africa joined the Belt and Road Initiative, which …

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OOCL Gdynia

oocl gdynia

OOCL Gdynia is one of the newest container ships of the shipowner in Hong Kong. What kind of ship is it, and why was it named after one of the Polish seaside cities? Naming vessels It is not unusual for ships to share names with cities or countries. For example, the shipowner Orient Overseas Container …

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