The trade balance for the Brazilian planted tree industry surpassed US$ 5.5 billion from January to September of 2017, a growth of 12.1% compared to the same period of 2016.Read more
UPM and the Government of Uruguay have signed an investment agreement, which outlines the local prerequisites for a potential pulp mill investment.Read more
SAVANNAH, GA, Nov. 13, 2017 (Press Release) -On the heels of reporting 32 percent growth in containerized trade for October, an all-time record for Savannah, the Georgia Ports Authority approved rail and gate expansion projects that will significantly increase capacity at GPA's Garden City Terminal - the single largest container terminal in all of North America.Read more
NORTH BAY, ON, Nov. 7, 2017 (Local News) -A northeastern Ontario rail carrier, faced with onerous track maintenance costs, is making inroads with Ottawa in securing much-needed infrastructure dollars.
But it's waiting on Queen’s Park to climb aboard as a funding partner.
At stake is the viability of the Huron Central Railway, a 278-kilometre line between Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury, and whether its parent company, Genesee & Wyoming Canada (G&W), decides to keep the freight trains rolling to service three major industrial shippers.Read more
SAVANNAH, GA, Nov. 6, 2017 (Press Release) -Container trade at the Port of Savannah grew by 32 percent in October, with Garden City Terminal moving 410,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units, an increase of nearly 100,000 TEUs.
It was the first time in the port's history that it topped 400,000 TEUs in a single month. For the fiscal year to date (July 1-Oct. 31), the Port of Savannah has moved 1.42 million TEUs, up by 155,050 or 12.3 percent.Read more
Following a great tour that gave a glimpse of the enormous scope of one of the US’ busiest container ports, delegates got down to business the for two days filled with insightful lectures and lively discussions.Read more
During the event, the company unveiled the smallest clamp and newest development in the H Series product family, the cutting-edge 3H Paper Roll Clamp. The compact 3H is ideal for handling ultra-light paper and fiber rolls. Utilizing single arm geometry, the pads are able to get close to the ground, handling narrow rolls with ease and maintaining the clamp’s 360° rotating ability. The 3H can be mounted on stand-up trucks and walkie-style equipment.Read more