International Forest Products Transport Association

Transport, Handling, Warehousing and Distribution of Forest Products

New UPM profit improvement program will see closure of production in France, Finland, and the UK

Most believe UK logistics sector 'in better shape than pre-recession'

Dates for China Paper Shanghai announced: October 14-16, 2015

Jan Johansson, President of SCA says the company "had yet another strong quarter"

BillerudKorsnas' Paper Machine 9 will be upgraded to produce an additional 20,000 tonnes per year of sack paper

New Euroports Commercial Director has strong agro industry experience

Buoyant UK economy helps drive 17% increase in through-Tunnel rail volumes and 6% rise in truck shuttle units

Euroports successfully branches out its activities towards new customers

Fee from transpacific lines reflects rising costs from box import boom

Companies were examing ways to address industry-wide congestion

According to new figures from AF&PA report, kraft paper shipments are up

New CSX intermodal facility in Winter Haven begins operations

'Selective market share expansion' helps generate 8.2% Ebit increase despite drop in ocean margins

Gianfranco Sgro is currently regional COO of a major automotive supplier

Box prices halve in just two months

US Surface Transportation Board hands down decision after months of service problems and public hearings

GSF calling for carbon reporting requirements

Pact Between Maersk and Mediterranean Shipping Will Carry About a Third of Cargo Across Busiest Routes

Engineering assignment for Eldorado Line 2 expansion project

Critical victory will allow construction for Port of Savannah project to begin, governor says

Joint shipping operation by Saga and Westfal-Larsen officially begins operations

Former air base could provide 600,000sqm of warehousing within 90 minutes of London, Paris and Brussels

FPAC welcomes signing of CETA between Canada and European Union

John V. Faraci to Retire Post as International Paper CEO

Meet the fastest growing private companies in America

Standardized optimization models are key in new Remsoft solution for Fibria

Significant backhaul volumes developing for Hamburg-Zhengzhou service

Forwarder claims to be the first to offer 'exact data instead of estimations'

Switch from coated to uncoated fine paper results in closure of Avezzano mill in Italy

Air freight volumes up 2.6%, while ocean freight saw gains of 8.5% at DB Schenker

Shipping lines axe services as freight rates on the trade lane flounder

ILWU and PMA promise no disruption to cargo operations

Antwerp posts 1H/2014 increase

New joint venture - Saga Welco AS - will begin operation on October 1, 2014

The Port of Tyne handled a record 8.1 Mt in 2013

Renewed Investments in Forest Industry Innovation (IFIT) program could drive forest products innovations

Solidifies Footprint in Europe for Growing Customer Base

SPG, a specialty paper packaging company, becomes latest addition to Georgia-Pacific

New partnership between Resolute Forest Products and Mercer will commercialize sustainable new biomaterial

Combined road-rail transport market forecast to grow 5-6% this year

China's P3 rejection a wake-up call to US agency according to FMC's Doyle

Another step to improve operational and environment efficiency at Felixstowe

Line 'disappointed' but claims it can reduce costs and improve services independently after alliance blocked by China

Some improvement this year as efforts deepen to secure supply chains for shippers

Maersk gives up P3 Network after China rejects plan

Freight traffic snarled as result of strike in France

Rivers and lakes used to serve as the highways for transporting logs from forest operations to mills

Over past 2 years Canada's forest industry hired 8,000 new recruits and made a further environmental improvements

Freight at standstill as Fret SNCF industrial action enters sixth day