Quebec Spring Thaw Restrictions for 2011

 

Please be advised that the Quebec Spring Thaw for 2011 has arrived and is just around the corner.  The following weight restriction period will be March 14th to the 27th May. (Please be advised the above mentioned dates are approximate and could be changed give or take one week with a one


Air Freight Options

 

In our continuing effort to assist our clients in reducing the high cost of moving their Air Freight cargo, Omnitrans provides a wide range of airfreight solutions with varying transit times and pricing options. To take advantage of the reduced costs and array of service offerings, please contact Ms. Xin Zhao or forward your pricing requests


PORT OF CHENNAI SUSPENDS EXPORTS

 

The terminal authority at India’s Port of Chennai temporarily suspended export cargo movements as congestion at its two marine terminals escalated reports the Journal of Commerce. The decision came at a recent meeting with stakeholders to review operational problems at the country’s second-largest container gateway after the backlog of import boxes reached levels that


COCHIN TRUCK STRIKE CRIPPLING CARGO MOVEMENTS

A strike by container truck drivers in India’s Port of Cochin entered its fourth day on Friday, crippling cargo movements and threatening to disrupt operations at India Gateway Terminal reports the Journal of Commerce. A shipping line agent at Cochin said the strike was set to continue into the weekend after talks between striking drivers and the truck owners


Kindly be informed that Container Truck Drivers at the port of Chennai have initiated a Flash Strike. Below is an extract from the message received from APL explaining the current situation in Chennai.

 

“This is to inform you that the Truck drivers have gone on a flash strike since the early hours of the 13th November outside the


French labour unions called for two more days of nationwide strikes and street demonstrations to protest the government’s controversial pension reform plans reports the Journal of Commerce. The unions named Oct. 28 and Nov. 6 as the next days of action as the government accelerated passage of the reform bill that would increase the minimum retirement age to 62 from