Category Archives: Agility General Update

We have moved to www.agility.com

Dear Agility customer,
Today, we launched our new website www.agility.com. We designed our website to better serve your needs through:
•    Easy access to our customer tools, including Agility Track and Trace, and access to the Agility Portal, a customizable suit of tools to help you manage and view your entire supply chain.
•    100 country pages with […]

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Operations Update – Extreme Port Terminal Congestion at Port of Hamburg, Germany

Please be informed that the Port of Hamburg in Germany is currently experiencing a very high utilization rate at its container terminals due to the late arrivals of vessels caused by bad weather conditions and short-term re-routing. The port is also experiencing a storage shortage and higher container dwell times. Furthermore, road works are disrupting […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Road Freight, Sea Freight

Agility Wins Major UK Defence Event Contract; Will be Official Forwarder, On-site Handler at DSEI 2015, 2017

Agility has been awarded the contract to provide logistics services at the prestigious Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) events in 2015 and 2017 in London. DSEI is one of the world’s leading defence and security supply chain exhibitions. Learn More

Posted in Agility General Update, Defense & Government Services, Europe, Events, Industry Event

Operations Update – Strike by Lufthansa Pilots’ Union in Germany from April 1–4

Please be informed that the Lufthansa pilots’ union “Vereinigung Cockpit” (VC) has announced a three-day strike from April 1 at 22:00 GMT to April 4 at 21:59 GMT. The strike will affect Lufthansa Cargo services at all airports in Germany. Severe interference with flight operations is expected, leading to delays in inbound and outbound shipments.
Please […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe

Operations Update – Strike at Frankfurt Airport on March 27

Please be informed that ground staff at Frankfurt Airport Operator FRAPORT plan to go on strike on Thursday, 27 March. Although the schedule and extent of the strike
are unknown, significant interference with flight and truck operations at
Frankfurt Airport is expected, leading to delays in inbound and outbound
shipments. If affected by flight cancelations, export shipments will […]

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Agility’s Earnings Release for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of 2013

Agility’s Financial Results for Q4, 2013
Agility (AGLTY) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter 2013, reporting a net profit of KD 12.4 million, an increase of 29% compared to the fourth quarter of 2012. Revenues for the fourth quarter stand at KD 342.9 million, and EBITDA at KD 25.1 million.
Full year results […]

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Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index 2014 Suggests Optimism Despite Emerging Markets Slowdown

Growth opportunities offered by emerging markets outweigh concerns about the political and economic turmoil that rattled some developing countries in 2013, a survey of global logistics and trade executives shows. The fifth annual Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index surveyed more than 800 industry executives and offers a view at the world’s most dynamic economies and […]

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Update on Thailand

The Thai government has announced a 60-day state of emergency in the capital, Bangkok, and its surrounding provinces, from 22 January 2014 to 22 March 2014 to cope with political unrest. As of today, there is minimal impact to operations but delays in transit time may be expected.
We are closely monitoring the situation and will […]

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Relocation Notice – Agility Spain Head office & Madrid Branch Operations

The Agility Spain HO and Madrid Branch Operations office has relocated on January 20, 2014.
Please find below the new contact details:
Rumanía 7 – Centro de Transportes de Coslada (CTC):
28821 – Coslada
Madrid, Spain
Tel: + 34 91 343 2100
E-mail: spain@agilitylogistics.com
The Coslada Transportation Centre is placed in a strategic area for the Logistics Industry in Spain. It hosts the Road […]

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Update on Thailand

The current political situation in Thailand is getting worse as anti-government protesters are forcing the Thailand government to vacate their office buildings as well as to cancel/postpone Thailand’s upcoming election, slated for early February 2014.
The protesters have announced that they will shut down parts of Bangkok from Monday 13th January onward, with at least seven […]

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