Category Archives: Agility General Update

Update: Kuwait Customs Strike

The Kuwait customs strike has ended. However, Kuwait Airlines is now on strike. We will provide updates as they become available.

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Kuwait Customs Strike

Today Kuwait customs workers went on strike. This strike affects all airport, seaports and land border crossings, and will impact all import and export shipments to and from Kuwait.

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Agility Opens New Office in Chengdu, China

Agility has opened a new office in Chengdu, China.
Address:
Agility Logistics (Shanghai) Ltd. Chengdu Branch
Room 2203, 22/F, Tower A, East Plaza
No.11 Zidonglou Section of East Avenue
Chengdu, 610021
China
Tel: +86 (28) 62020593
Fax: +86 (28) 62020594
Contacts:
Mr. Eleven Ni
Assistant Sales Manager
Tel: +86 (28) 62020593-806
Mobile: +86 13882120814
eni@agilitylogistics.com
Mr. Herbert Wang
Area Manager, West China
Mobile: +86 13808645909
htwang@agilitylogistics.com

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, China, Press

Grant Wattman to Lead Agility’s Project Logistics Business

Agility has appointed Grant Wattman as President & CEO of its Project Logistics business. Click here to learn more.

Posted in Agility General Update, Americas, Press, Project Logistics, United States

Earthquake in Cebu, Philippines

A series of earthquakes hit the Visayas region in the south of the Philippines today. The entire City of Cebu and nearby provinces have been placed under a tsunami alert level 2.
The Agility Cebu office has suspended its operations today, for the safety of our employees. A skeletal workforce will remain to attend to any urgent needs of […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, Press

Heavy Snowfall Creates Potential Delays in Italy

Due to heavy snowfall in the central and northern regions of Italy, transportation is extremely difficult. The movement of vehicles more than 7.5 tons is now forbidden on certain parts of the highway. Departures may be greatly delayed.

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Press

Agility and Ti Launch Second Edition of Emerging Markets Logistics Index

The annual Index spotlights 41 emerging markets and ranks them by their investment potential and progress each year. View the report to see which emerging markets are showing unprecedented signs of strength, despite the global economic slowdown.

Posted in Agility General Update, Press

SEA Branch Closure due to Extreme Weather

Due to a major snowstorm in the Seattle/Tacoma region, Agility SEA branch is closed on Wednesday, January 18, 2012.  We hope to resume operations on Thursday, January 19, 2012.  However, this is tentative depending on driving conditions. For further assistance, please contact Erin Brown in Seattle at +1 206.251.9518.

Posted in Agility General Update, Air Freight, Americas, Freight Forwarding, Products, Region, Road Freight, Sea Freight, United States

UK Weather Warning – Potential Delay to Shipments

Please note that due to severe weather conditions with gale force winds of 90 miles per hour and at the advice of the police the following offices in Scotland have been closed:
• Dundee
• Glasgow
• Prestwick
Aberdeen is not currently affected by these conditions.
As a result, all imports and exports will be delayed. We will provide updates as they become […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Press

Strike in Italy December 12

Please be advised that the Italian Trade Unions have called a 4-hour strike for Monday, December 12.
This strike is foreseen to have an impact on all sectors including transport, airports and ports. As a consequence our services may suffer delays.

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Press