The latest industry news and PSA BDP Happenings from across the globe.
November 30, 2022
The vote comes just two days after President Joe Biden urged congressional intervention, warning “a rail shutdown would devastate our economy.” Read more today!
November 16, 2022
The Enforcement Forum of ECHA agreed that the next REACH enforcement project will investigate how companies fulfil the registration, authorisation and restriction obligations for products and chemicals they import from outside the EU. The project will be done in 2023-2025 and will require close cooperation between REACH enforcement and national customs authorities in the Member States. Read more today!
November 9, 2022
A strike of port workers has commenced at the port of Antwerp, starting at 06:00 am (local time) and ending at the same time, 10 November. Read more today from Container News.
November 1, 2022
Brazil's Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the federal highway police to immediately clear hundreds of roads across the country blocked by truck drivers protesting President Jair Bolsonaro’s loss in the Oct. 30 election. Read more from ABC News!
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
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
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
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.