Global logistics services provider Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) has said that it continues to prioritise its pharma and healthcare offerings “across all business units and all regions worldwide”. To that end, it has confirmed that it is to acquire two specialised pharma logistics companies. In Turkey,...
ACI: Cargo on the up in January
Figures produced by Airports Council International (ACI), which represents most of the world’s bigger air g...
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