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Rail Cargo Group expands into Poland

Rail Cargo Group’s strategy for better economic relations and improved business was just what the Polish economy needed, a country which managed to remain strong during the economic crisis of 2009.  Recently, Rail Cargo Group purchased a Polish rail transport company (Rail Time Polska), which means it will be able to operate its own locomotives on […]

New rail connection between East and West

A new railway connection between the Eastern and Western parts of Europe is now available, facilitating the way cargo travels through Europe and beyond. The cities of Moerdijk (The Netherlands) and Wroclaw (Poland) are connected via rail, with the total travel time between the two estimated to take freight forwarders 30 hours. The operator, Schavemaker […]

Latvia hopes for better collaboration with Azerbaijan

The Eastern European nation of Latvia intends to collaborate with Azerbaijan on several important land transport connections. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia, Edgars Rinkēvičs said that cargo transport is a major part of the country’s economy, accounting for as much as 3% of the GDP. As a result, ‘Latvia is constantly […]

Port of Hamburg cooperates with Latvian ports

Authorities at the Port of Hamburg have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Latvian Ministry of Transport, for better cooperation. This recent agreement between the two countries will be able to offer improved trade between the famous Port of Hamburg (in Germany) and Latvia’s ports of Riga, Ventspils and Liepāja. In the Memorandum, the […]

Belarus builds logistics center on Lithuanian border

An important logistics operator from Belarus recently inaugurated a new transport and logistic center on the country’s border with Lithuania. The country’s largest logistics operator, Beltamozhservice is responsible for this latest achievement, giving vehicles and services better access to Belarus and Lithuania when traveling through the Kamenny Log border checkpoint. The new center is located […]