Gollcher News

GDL CONVENTION in Crete

Gollcher was invited to attend for the first Conference organised GDL for their world-wide network of Agents. The event was held in Crete between the 15th and 18th November. Karl Gollcher and Christian Zammit represented Gollcher. GDL (Global Defense Logistics) is a premier Global defense logistics...

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Alphaliner: Global Box Volumes Prosper

FOLLOWING A SLOW FIRST HALF OF 2016, PORT THROUGHPUT REBOUNDED IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE YEAR PUSHING THE GLOBAL CONTAINER VOLUMES UP BY AN ESTIMATED 1.8% DURING THE YEAR, COMPARED TO 1.4% SEEN IN 2015, ACCORDING TO ALPHALINER. Alphaliner stated that the fourth quarter of 2016 was...

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Industry Welcomes Revised EU Maritime Transport Strategy

The European shipping and maritime organizations have welcomed the European Commission’s mid-term review of the EU Maritime Transport Strategy 2009-2018. During the European Shipping Week 2017, the industry bodies endorsed the emphasis on better regulation and said that priority must in this respect be given to a fundamental...

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Maersk Line, Hamburg Sud enter East – West purchase deal

Danish shipping giant Maersk Line is scheduled to receive the EU antitrust regulator’s decision on the company’s plan to purchase the Germany-based Hamburg Süd by March 27, according to Reuters. The deal, reached at the beginning of December 2016 amid a consolidation period in the industry, was filed to the...

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Grandi Navi Veloci’s RORO Ferry service berthed in Malta

Grandi Navi Veloci's RORO Ferry service this morning marked the start of an exciting new venture with the beautiful vessel 'La Superba' .  The first voyage which sets off from Genoa & Palermo berthed early this morning in Marsaxlokk at 5.30AM.  This much needed service...

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Cargo ferry Service From Malta to Genoa, Palermo and Naples

Grandi Navi Veloci ITALY - SICILY - MALTA TWICE WEEKLY RORO FERRY SERVICE The arrival and departure times to and from Malta, Sicily and Italy are indicated in the table below: * There are daily connections to and from Naples via Palermo The Vessel operating this route will be...

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Awards for AAL and Hamburg Süd

Awards for AAL and Hamburg Süd   Some important industry events took place in Asia last week: Singapore-based AAL, a breakbulk and heavylift operator, and the German shipping line Hamburg Süd won accolades in different categories at this year’s Asian freight, logistics and supply chain awards.   AAL was...

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