Business

Posidonia – The International Shipping Exhibition

Posidonia is one of the biggest and most influential maritime events on the shipping calendar. It provides a platform for the entire maritime community worldwide to come together to discuss trends and share the views and concerns of some of the world biggest Greek shipowning companies. Several significant deals were reported on the sidelines of Posidonia, including the order of another...

BreakBulk – Europe 2018

The world’s largest exhibition for the project cargo and breakbulk industry took place in Bremen, Germany during 29-31 May 2018. For more than a decade, BreakBulk Europe has served as the networking hub for industry professionals who do business in Europe. Exhibitors and sponsors include cargo owners, ocean carriers, freight forwarders, ports/terminals, heavy haulers, equipment companies and more that are...

Interview: Voice of the Independent – Marinair launches sea-rail solution – March 2018

Interview by our CEO Pavlos Poutos for the Voice of the Independent, issue March 2018. Marinair Cargo Services has launched a sea-rail service cutting 35% off transit times between Europe and the Far East. The Greek forwarder has also opened a new office in Amsterdam. “With Amsterdam, and before that our India and Hong Kong locations, we’re continuing to expand globally,” said Pavlos Poutos,...

Choosing Marinair as the right forwarder

When it comes to international cargo forwarding and transportation, choosing the right forwarder is inextricably linked to your business success. That’s why they should be a trusted partner for your logistics needs. In this fast-changing world which is highly reliant on supply chain optimization, cost efficiency, timeliness, and consistent service, shippers, importer, exporters and others involved in the supply chain must make a...

From Greece to the World

From Greece to the world. Pavlos Poutos worked in the freight forwarding industry from 1999 to 2007, and then founded his own firm, which is headquartered in Piraeus (Greece). ITJ editor Andreas Haug caught up with the Marinair CEO to ask him about the current situation. Are the times good to be operating a new business like yours in Greece...