The latest industry news and PSA BDP Happenings from across the globe.

August 22, 2022

About 1,900 members of the Unite union at Felixstowe in Suffolk are walking out for eight days in a dispute over pay. Unite said members rejected a 7% pay offer from the Felixstowe Dock and Railway Company, which it said was below the rate of inflation.

June 16, 2022

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Bracco Imaging SpA (Bracco) an international leader in all modalities of diagnostic imaging solutions and BDP International (BDP, a member of the PSA Group) a leading provider of globally integrated supply chain, transportation and logistics solutions, have successfully completed a first-of-its-kind move for the Bracco Group. On behalf of Bracco, BDP arranged the transportation of two refrigerated forty-foot reefer containers via the Trans-Asia railway from Italy to China, marking the inaugural journey of this unique method of temperature-controlled transportation.

June 9, 2022

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BDP International (BDP, a member of the PSA Group) a leading provider of globally integrated supply chain, transportation and logistics solutions, has announced the launch of Smart Classify, a digital workflow application to support the ever-evolving needs of shippers’ trade compliance programs and their product classifications.

June 6, 2022

Authorities in Bangladesh struggled Monday to determine the cause of a devastating fire that killed at least 41 people, including nine firefighters, and injured more than 100 others at a shipping container storage depot, as experts raised concerns over the country’s industrial safety standards.

May 25, 2022

air freight

BDP is committed to providing the best global logistics solutions for our valued customers and is committed to compliance and safety. As an Indirect Air Carrier (“IAC”), BDP International, Inc. (“BDP”) must maintain an approved security program satisfactory to the Transportation Security Administration (“TSA”).

May 9, 2022

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union will begin its long-anticipated contract negotiations with the Pacific Maritime Association on May 10.

April 25, 2022

Today, BDP International has entered into an agreement to deploy its advanced control tower solution in Turkey to manage and execute EMEA freight forwarding solutions for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of tires.

April 21, 2022

ocean freight

The industrial city, which is one of the world's busiest ports, is under a harsh lockdown with millions of people banned from leaving their homes and relying on the government to deliver food.

April 18, 2022

ukraine crisis

A huge queue of trucks has formed on the Poland-Belarus border as Russian and Belarusian drivers try to leave the EU following a sanctions deadline.

April 11, 2022

The “Suspending Normal Trade Relations with Russia and Belarus Act” is now in effect. Read more to learn how this new law will impact your shipments.