Transportation and logistics in and around the port city of Genoa have been paralyzed since midday on August 14 after the central span of the Morandi Bridge, a flyover bridge supporting the A10 highway, collapsed onto rail tracks and warehouses. Read this DHL Resilience360 article to learn about the effects to road, rail and ocean freight transportation from and to Genoa over the coming months.Read more
Since late 2017, a new modus operandi has increasingly been reported during thefts of cargo, where criminals use sleeping gas to put truck drivers to sleep in their cabins before stealing manufactured goods. This article analyzes how supply chains across Europe will be affected in 2018 due to the rise in the number of this type of cargo theft and provides insight as to how businesses can approach the year ahead.Read more
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