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Strengthening the relations between Flanders and Latvia, an interview with Honorary Consul Christophe Van Mechelen and Walter Van Mechelen

Link to the interview with Latvian tv: Interview Latvia tv     After the appointment of the new manager of the Freeport of Riga, Ansis Zeltiņš, he promised he would strive to promote the development of the port of Riga in a different manner. One of the most important targets of this new approach would […]

Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd files for receivership – consequences for shippers (a Belgian point of view)

The possible bankruptcy of carrier Hanjin Shipping would have serious consequences for shippers as terminal operators are relying on their right of retention / pledge on the containers which they are currently retaining at their respective terminals. Reuters article Nieuwsbladtransport article Several Belgian receivers have already received confirmation from Belgian terminal operators that due to […]