Category Archives: Region

Business as Usual in Karachi, Pakistan

Business operations have returned to normal in Karachi and there is no impact on Agility’s operations.
For further information please contact asia@agilitylogistics.com

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, Freight Forwarding

Green Cargo Certification for Agility Sweden

Agility Sweden has been awarded with the Green Cargo’s Climate Certification 2011, by Green Cargo, a logistics company, for its sustainable and environmental friendly supply chain in Sweden.
Since 2002 Green Cargo has awarded this certificate to its partners. The certificate was presented to Agility, Mats Nordin at the seminar Hållbar logistic  (Sustainable Logistics) on June […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Freight Forwarding, Government, Region Tagged , ,

Unrest in Karachi, Pakistan

Due to unrest in Karachi there has been some impact on economic and transportation activities. As a result, our office is operating but with a reduced level of staff. We are hopeful that the situation will return to normal in a day or two.
If you need further information please contact asia@agilitylogistics.com

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, Freight Forwarding

Strike in Bangladesh – Possible Disruption of Operations

Due to an ongoing strike in Bangladesh operations in the country have been affected. The present strike is scheduled to finish today but the next strike will start from Sunday 10th July  6 a.m. until Monday, 11th July 12:00 noon.
The movement of freight has been disrupted and may continue to be so but the Agility […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Air Freight, Asia Pacific, Freight Forwarding, Products, Sea Freight

Agility Germany Fairs & Events Headquarters moved

The German Fairs & Events Headquarters, formerly Voltastrasse 81, 60486 Frankfurt has moved to Karlsruher Strasse 4, 30880 Hanover/Laatzen.
More on: Worldwide Directory

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Fairs & Events, Specialized Services

Possible disruption of operations at Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva), India, Port

Please note that Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) is replacing three of its Rail Mounted Quay Cranes (RMQCs).
The operation is expected to take place over a period of 40 days starting from 20 June 2011 to 31 July 2011. Port operations may be impacted during this time.
For further information please contact asia@agilitylogistics.com

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, Freight Forwarding, Sea Freight

Six Libyan ports frozen by the European Union

In sanctions imposed on Muammar Gaddafi’s government the European Union agreed to freeze six Libyan ports.
EU officials say they will make it illegal for European-operated ships to do business with the port authorities. A wide ranging asset freeze and travel ban has also already been imposed from the EU.
This can cause delays for any shipments […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Freight Forwarding, Government, Middle East & Africa, Products, Region, Sea Freight Tagged , , , , ,

Agility received ‘Qualified Envirotainer Providers’ – accreditation

We herewith would like to inform you that Agility’s facilities in Basel, Switzerland, and Paris, France, have obtained accreditation as Qualified Envirotainer Providers (QEP).
The successfully concluded accreditation process is an important component and proof point in the strategy –  serving the needs of the pharmaceuticals and biotech industry at the very highest level.
Basel plays a […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe, Pharmaceuticals Tagged

Update on Volcano Eruption in Iceland

Update on Volcano Eruption in Iceland:

Great Britain back to normal, no delays at London Heathrow
About 700 flights have been cancelled in North Germany
Affected Airports are Bremen, Hamburg and Berlin which are not the major Cargo Airport
Hamburg, Bremen and Berlin reopened and no major cargo delays
Poland is to predicted to be under ash tomorrow morning but with […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Air Freight, Europe, Freight Forwarding

Public Holiday in the United States – Memorial Day – May 30th

Please be advised that due to a public holiday in the United States all Agility offices will be closed on Monday 30th May 2011.

Posted in Americas, Region, United States