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Bailout agreement could help ailing Greek supply chains back to business

Greek importers have struggled to pay their bills in recent weeks as transport options have narrowed, a local forwarder told The Loadstar. And with banks closed, those in the Greek supply chain have demanded to be paid in cash! The bank closures created problems in paying overseas partners and vendors, while at the same time vendors and partners started to...

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...

Greece Aims for Pharma Hub Status

GREECE is positioning itself as a key regional hub for the burgeoning pharma market And, as is the way with niche service-intensive markets, Independent forwarders are leading the way in both Innovation and strategy. One such forwarder that has its eye on this expanding market is Piraeus-based Marinair and it has identified the key markets that will help it...