Category Archives: Products

Agility Wins New Contract with ExCeL London

Agility has been awarded a new contract by ExCeL London to be its exclusive supplier of logistics services. The contract was awarded after an extensive tender process. Under the new three-year contract, Agility Fairs & Events will partner with ExCeL to provide event organizers, exhibitors and contractors with specialist event transportation and logistics, pre- and post-show […]

Posted in Europe, Fairs & Events, Press

New Agility-Abbey Powder Tanker Raises Industry Safety Standards

Agility Chemical Logistics, an integrated supply chain solutions specialist, and Abbey Logistics, a leading European logistics provider, have jointly developed and launched a new powder tanker equipped with some of the most advanced safety features in the UK chemical logistics industry. The tanker took six months to develop and features a host of technologies designed […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Chemicals, Europe, Press, Specialized Services

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

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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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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Pursuing Success the Agility Way

Read Supply Chain Asia‘s in-depth interview with Agility’s Essa Al-Saleh.
 
 

Posted in Agility General Update, Air Freight, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Chemicals, China, Europe, Fairs & Events, Freight Forwarding, Middle East & Africa, New Zealand, Press, Products, Project Logistics, Region, Road Freight, Sea Freight, Specialized Services Tagged , ,

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines

The after effects of typhoon Haiyan, with maximum sustained winds of 215 kph (134 mph) and gusts of up to 250 kph (155 mph), is now being felt by Agility Cebu. The branch has suspended its operations for Thursday, 7 November. Government offices including the Bureau of Customs and many organizations in the private sector […]

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Gates Closed at Nhava Sheva Terminal

Please be advised that due to a strike, Gate-In and Gate-Out activities of containers at Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal (NSICT) have come to a halt.
We understand that there are ongoing negotiations between the NSICT (operated by DP World) management and the labor unions on wage hikes. It is reported that terminal staff have stopped […]

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Agility and H.Essers Team Up as Preferred Service Providers for Actavis

Agility and H.Essers’ have been awarded a long-term contract as the preferred logistics service providers managing an integrated “Control Tower” operation for Actavis’ global pharma supply chain. Learn More.

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