Supply-chain chaos threatening to crimp Indian sugar exports

by Bloomberg  • Jan 12, 2022

Supply-chain chaos in India looks set to hamper sugar shipments from the world’s second-biggest producer, with a jump in local freight costs squeezing trader margins.

Rio buys electric trains for Pilbara Ore in decarbonization push

by Bloomberg  • Jan 11, 2022

Rio Tinto Group, the world’s biggest producer of iron ore, will deploy zero-emissions trains at its Pilbara mines in Australia from 2023 under a deal with American manufacturer Wabtec Corp.

Ingram Marine Group announces leadership transition

by AJOT  • Jan 11, 2022

Dave O’Loughlin announces retirement, John Roberts to become new President & CEO

Bahri signs MoU agreement with Ma’aden at Future Minerals Forum

by AJOT  • Jan 13, 2022

Two parties will seek to develop cooperation across various logistics sector fields

Baltic Exchange and TradeFlow Capital Management complete pioneering escrow transaction for a commodity export trade 

by AJOT  • Jan 10, 2022

As the result of a partnership between the fintech-enabled fund manager TradeFlow Capital Management (TradeFlow), part of the [email protected] Group, and the Baltic Exchange, a leading provider of global freight market information and other maritime services, Tradeflow and the Baltic Exchange have successfully completed a pilot escrow transaction as part…

Ambassador Tai and Secretary Vilsack announce new India agreement to allow US pork and products into India

by AJOT  • Jan 12, 2022

United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai and United States Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack today announced that the government of India has agreed to allow imports of U.S. pork and pork products into India, removing a longstanding barrier to U.S. agricultural trade.

Simpson Spence Young opens Athens office
by AJOT  • Jan 10, 2022
Cotton futures jump as buyers vie for supplies
by Bloomberg  • Dec 27, 2021

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