Topic: Germany

Deutsche Bahn to sell DB Schenker

Deutsche Bahn and the German government have agreed to sell DB Schenker, DB’s subsidiary that handles logistics. The sale could be approved by the DB supervisory board already this year. This decision had been discussed...Read more
|Comment|author: Marco Raimondi

Hupac boosts connections on Rhine-Alpine Corridor

Hupac is increasing the rotations for two lines connecting Germany to Europe. The first line, connecting Duisburg Hohenbudberg, in North-Western Germany and Pordenone, in North-Eastern Italy, will double its weekly rotations, from 3 to 6....Read more
|Comment|author: Marco Raimondi
Metrans train. Source: METRANS

METRANS to apply more fuel surcharges in Germany

METRANS will implement additional fuel surcharges in Germany as of 1 September. The surcharge will occur for transport through the Berlin, Leipzig, Munich, and Nuremberg terminals. The fuel surcharge increase for the four locations revolves...Read more
|Comment|author: Marco Raimondi
Maschen Rangierbahnhof bei Hamburg

Overloaded ports in Germany: METRANS’ two cents

Last week, the German port of Hamburg (HHLA) introduced the highest degree of restriction concerning freight transportation, resulting in many train slots being canceled. METRANS, its intermodal subsidiary, has been one of the parties affected....Read more
|1 comment|author: Marco Raimondi