Day of the Seafarer

Friday, 23rd June, 2017
The world’s seaborne trade accounts for around 90% of the global trade. Without shipping, there would be no global trade and the world would not be as close as it is now or as small as it is now in…

Success at the 2017 EMEA Supply Chain & Exhibition Summit

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017
The EMEA Supply Chain & Exhibition Summit event, now in its 19th year that was held in Barcelona between 19th and the 21st of June was a great success. The format of the summit over the course of three days was…

Understanding Container Markings – What do they mean?

Monday, 19th June, 2017
Ever driven behind a truck carrying a shipping container on the motorway?  Or perhaps maybe you  have seen the markings on a container, especially the back door when it comes to your warehouse for packing or unpacking. Each of these…

MacAndrews – Best Shipping Line in Portugal for 2017

Friday, 19th May, 2017
On Wednesday, the 18th of May in Lisbon, Portugal, the leading logistics and transport publication Prémios Logística & Transportes Hoje awards were presented in several categories. This was the third edition of this initiative by the publication. MacAndrews LDA were crowned winners…

MacAndrews Announces New Product – Roll-On / Roll-Off (RORO) service between Spain (Bilbao) and the UK (Poole)

Wednesday, 5th April, 2017
MacAndrews  Announces New Product – Roll-On / Roll-Off  (RORO) service between Spain (Bilbao) and the UK (Poole) MacAndrews , the leading Iberian multimodal transport provider announced today the launch of a new Door to Door product using a Roll-On /…

Clementines:- From grove to shelf. How?

Tuesday, 4th April, 2017
On 4th of April 1932 Vitamin C was isolated for the first time in a laboratory setting. This scientific breakthrough took place in Szeged, Hungary. Normally, Vitamin C brings to mind fresh citrus fruits, but it was actually the traditional…

MacAndrews’ Chief Commercial Officer speaks at the Seminário Transporte Marítimo 2017, Porto

Monday, 20th March, 2017
MacAndrews participated at a recent event in Porto. The event was attended by Mark Copsey, CCO of MacAndrews - OPDR and Fernando Delgado, General Manager of MacAndrews, Lda Portugal. Eighteen moderators and guest speakers; along with 200 participants met in…

Cargo Insurance – What You Need To Know

Thursday, 23rd February, 2017
All you need to know about Cargo Insurance Although it may seem obvious, there are still a number of shippers who still do not take the right Cargo Insurance to cover their cargo comprehensively.. The lack of proper insurance cover is…

Multimodal Transport – Not a war on trucks

Thursday, 9th February, 2017
With globalisation at the fore front, import export trade volumes have increased on the European roads. This has led to congested roads, delays, and unnecessary costs for European shippers. In this blog post, I will discuss why short sea shipping…