The global machining centers market in automotive, aerospace, metal fabrication and other verticals is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 6 percent during the period 2016-2020, according to a Technavio report.
Many observers are questioning whether Africa's economic advances are running out of steam. Five years ago, growth was accelerating in almost all of the region's 30 largest economies, but the recent picture has been more mixed: while growth has sped up in about half of Africa's economies, it has...
IAG Cargo has commenced service from London to Tehran, Iran.
APL Logistics Ltd. has entered into a joint venture with Arab Global Logistics LLC in Oman.
Third-party logistics services provider Damco has expanded its Hub-in-Transit program with the addition of hubs in the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia and Morocco.
2016 sees in the 7th uninterrupted edition of SAUDI TRANSTEC, the Saudi Arabia International Transportation, Materials Handling, Warehousing & Logistics Exhibition & Conference. Hosted every year in the Kingdomís Eastern Province, TRANSTEC will take place this year from 5th to 7th of...
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Sub-Saharan African cities represent the new frontier for multinational businesses, according to research from Euromonitor International.
In another sign that Iran may soon play a larger role in world airfreight as it re-emerges from U.N. sanctions, the WACO network of independent freight management companies has added Iran-based Amadrah International Freight Forwarding to its roster.
DB Schenker has opened its first company-owned facility in the Middle East.
More than 25 European and Asian-owned supertankers are shipping Iranian oil, data seen by Reuters shows, allowing Tehran to ramp up exports much faster than analysts had expected following the lifting of sanctions in January.
IAG Cargo has announced plans to enhance his operations in the Middle East.
On Sunday, Iranian and Chinese officials signed an agreement for large-scale Chinese investments and trade commitments for the Iranian petroleum industry.
Only a few years ago, Africa was being dubbed "the next Asia," and multinationals watched with mounting interest as local economies boomed across the continent. Although a decline in global commodity demand has since ushered in a slowdown, Africa remains a promising long-term growth market.
Bright spots in economic diversification for sub-Sharan Africa were reported at the World Economic Forum on Africa.