Author - Marinair

Proud new IATA agent – ITJ Interview

At the beginning of April Pavlos Poutos, CEO and managing director of Marinair Cargo Services, was proud to announce that the Greek company that he established in 2007 is now an official Iata agent. The ITJ was on the scene. Congratulations, Mr Poutos! What can you add to this great news that we’ve just received? Thank you very much, we’re very...

Freight Rates

Freight crisis – How Marinair deals with it

From 2017 to today it is estimated that freight rates have dramatically increased around the world. Freight rates have increased significantly over the past six months, and as the year goes on they are going to continue to rise. Many factors contribute to why transportation costs have been increasing. The shipping industry is experiencing a tight capacity market, which means there...

Airfreight overweight – ITJ Interview

The founder of the forwarder Marinair, from Piraeus (Greece), an airfreight solutions specialist, underlines how crucial a global presence is for survival. The Dutch subsidiary of the WCA member has been accepted into the national forwarding association Fenex. Your firm has two offices in Europe, one in Hong Kong and four in India, Mr Poutos – in some of the...

Golden October rings in year-end business

WCA member Marinair Cargo Services, whose headquarters are in the Greek port of Piraeus, is optimistic for the forthcoming peak logistics season. Founder and CEO Pavlos Poutos recently told the ITJ that he expects larger volumes of goods to arrive by air and sea from India and the Far East by the end of the year, with on forwarding to...