Puteaux. 26 July 2022.
ASEAN confirms the strong attractiveness of Timor Port and its capacity to become a future regional hub
On Wednesday 20 July, the Deputy Minister of Economy and Industry, accompanied by the chairman of Timor port, the Secretary of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and some thirty members of this organisation, visited the future port of Timor Leste located in the Tibar Bay.
Puteaux. 13 July 2022.
Bolloré Logistics Transports the Charon wheel for the 6th Nantes Maker Campus
Bolloré Logistics was commissioned by Les Machines de l’ile to transport Peter Hudson’s priceless work of art, the Charon wheel, from the Burning Man site in the United States to Nantes for the 6th annual Nantes Maker Campus. This operation was made possible thanks to the synergy achieved by Bolloré Logistics’ agencies in the United States and France.
Roissy / Puteaux. 13 July 2022.
Bolloré Logistics and Air France KLM Martinair Cargo extend and expand their sustainability partnership
On Monday 4 July, Bolloré Logistics and Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) signed an agreement aimed at continuing and further expanding both parties’ sustainability partnership.
Puteaux. 06 July 2022.
Moroni Terminal embarks on a 5 billion Comorian franc investments programme
On Thursday 30 June 2022, the Union of the Comoros and Moroni Terminal signed the amendment to the concession agreement for the Port of Moroni container terminal.
Puteaux. 05 July 2022.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Cameroon ships 18,000 tons of coton from the Port of Douala to India
On 2 July 2022, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Cameroon shipped 18,000 tons of cotton by conventional cargo handling from the Port of Douala on the vessel Asian Pearl. This cargo is intended to be exported to India. The Société de développement de coton (Sodecoton) and the Société cotonnière du Tchad (CotonTchad) - both specialising in cotton production - awarded this project through Olam Agri, a subsidiary of Olam International, which is one of the world’s largest groups in agri-business.
Puteaux. 29 June 2022.
Timor Port awarded EDGE 'Level 2 : Advanced' certification for Tibar Bay
Timor Port has obtained EDGE (Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies) ‘Level 2: Advanced’ certification for the Tibar Bay deep-water port concession. This certification, a part of Bolloré Ports’ Green Terminal label, covers all its buildings as well as some of its technical installations. It verifies the savings in energy (direct and embodied in materials) and water that will be achieved. In total, Timor Port will achieve more than 40 % savings in energy relating to the construction of infrastructure.
Puteaux. 28 June 2022.
Bolloré Logistics partners with IAG Cargo to purchase one million litres of sustainable aviation fuel
27 June 2022: IAG Cargo, the cargo division of International Airlines Group (IAG) reports that it has supported Bolloré Logistics to reduce its CO2 supply chain emissions by purchasing one million litres of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The SAF will be delivered in to two shipments, in July 2022 and November 2022 and will reduce approximately 2,400 tonnes of CO2 on a net lifecycle basis.
Puteaux. 27 June 2022.
Bolloré Logistics continues its carbon offsetting programme for all LCL shipments
Bolloré Logistics continues to implement the carbon neutrality programme it launched in 2020 in order to offset all residual CO2 emissions produced by the LCL (less than container) shipments of its subsidiary TSL – specialised in maritime consolidation. This year, the company decided to commit to a sustainable energy project in China in partnership with First Climate. Since 2020, 26,000 tonnes of CO2 equivalent have been offset in partnership with various environmental organisations.
Puteaux. 20 June 2022.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Senegal transports an outsize metal structure as par of the GTA project
In April this year, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Senegal shipped a large metal structure on behalf of Eiffage GC Marine Senegal as part of the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) project.
Puteaux. 14 June 2022.
Côte d'Ivoire Terminal receives 14 electric tractors
In May, Côte d’Ivoire Terminal (CIT) took delivery of 14 APM 75T HE electric tractors, ordered from the manufacturer Gaussin and for use at the second container terminal at the Port of Abidjan. This initial delivery follows a historic order for 36 100% electric tractors that was placed in April 2021 for a total of 6.5 billion CFA francs (€9.9 million). The remaining 22 tractors will be delivered in a few weeks’ time, ready to be put into service in November.
Puteaux. 13 June 2022.
Cargolux and Bolloré Logistics sign SAF agreement
Luxembourg/Puteaux, 13 June 2022 – Cargolux and long-term partner Bolloré Logistics have signed an agreement for the use of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) in joint operations. The deal, covering 800,000 liters of SAF forms part of the Cargolux SAF program. This initiative will enable Bolloré Logistics to reduce its Scope 3 Greenhous Gas Emissions by at least 2,200 tonnes of CO2e, a reflection of both parties’ commitment to sustainable operations.
Puteaux. 09 June 2022.
Bolloré Logistics opens Smile Hub, its brand-new warehouse and distribution center in thailand
Thailand – Bolloré Logistics has opened yesterday SMILE HUB, its brand-new warehouse and distribution centre in Thailand. Mr Hubert Colaris, Economic Counsellor of the French Embassy to Thailand, honoured the event with his presence. Also present were the management teams of Bolloré Logistics and Frasers Property Industrial Thailand (FPIT), including Mr Fabricio Protti, Deputy Managing Director of the Bolloré Group, Mr Thierry Ehrenbogen, CEO of Bolloré Logistics, and Mr Sopon Racharaksa, CEO of FPIT.
Puteaux. 09 June 2022.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics reaffirms its commitment to Africa's development at the Africa CEO Forum 2022
Bolloré Transport & Logistics, the operator of the leading integrated logistics network in Africa, will take part in the Africa CEO Forum 2022 on 13 and 14 June. The summit will bring together more than 1,500 business leaders, investors and policy makers from Africa and around the world to discuss the theme "Economic sovereignty, green growth and industrial transformation: new paths to African prosperity".
Puteaux. 08 June 2022.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Cameroon opens Kribi Logistics Hub, a new 24,000 M² logistics base
On 8 June 2022, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Cameroon opened Kribi Logistics Hub, a modern logistics base with a total area of 24,000 m2. Located close to the Kribi Container Terminal (KCT), this platform is designed to receive, store and deliver goods for both import and export.
Puteaux. 07 June 2022.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ghana implements a special storage solution adapted to the automotive industry
On April 2022, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ghana received a total of 555 vehicles on behalf of CFAO Ghana PLC, part of the CFAO Group, at the Tema port. After leaving India, the vehicles were shipped in 2 batches before arriving at destination. In all, this operation will have lasted one month requiring an end-to-end mobilization of Bolloré Transport & Logistics’ teams in Ghana.