Tag Archives: 2013

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 Wins Health, Safety and Environment Awards in Kuwait

Agility has been awarded the “Gold Award 2013” in the health, safety and environment (HSE) excellence category by the American Society of Safety Engineers-Gulf Cooperation Council. The annual award recognizes leadership, excellence and encourages exceptional performance in the field of health, safety and environment in private sector companies in the […]

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Agility Announces Financial Results for Q1 2013

Agility today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2013. The company reported a net profit of KD 10.1 million and earnings per share (EPS) of 10.19 fils, up 46% and 47% respectively over the same period last year. Revenue and EBITDA stand at KD 352.6 million and KD […]

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Emerging Markets Slowdown Fails to Dim Enthusiasm

Global economic doldrums slowed emerging markets in 2012, but those countries remain bright spots for investors, manufacturers and logistics executives still wary of the uncertain outlook for the United States and Europe.
Emerging markets felt the effects of the continuing global slowdown in 2012 but generally weathered it better than developed countries […]

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What’s Going on in the World’s Fastest-Growing Logistics Markets?

The 2013 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index takes a close look at the BRICs and rising star markets to make some eye-opening findings. Learn more.

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BRICS and Rising Stars – How Did They Perform in 2012?

One year ago, the Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index painted a mixed picture of the global economy – while emerging markets enjoyed healthy growth, developed markets remained stalled by the European financial crisis and a faltering U.S. economy. Last year, logistics and trade professionals ranked China, India, Brazil and Russia as […]

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Major emerging markets – still forging ahead?

The 2012 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index showed that top markets had emerged from the gloom having weathered the global economic slowdown relatively well. Vibrant domestic consumer markets and trade between emerging markets had made them more resilient to downturns in the developed markets. One year later, the global economy continues to struggle and there […]

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