Schenker, the best on contract logistics

De izquierda a derecha: Brent Blake CFO Americas de DB SCHENKER; el Sr. Edgar Urrutia MD Central America de Schenker Panamá; Philippe Gilbert CEO Americas de DB SCHENKER

Schenker Panamá, S.A., the company that develops, promotes and provides professional services in the field of international cargo transport and third-party logistics, celebrated recently its 35th anniversary of opening operation in the country with a cocktail party at the Miramar Continental Hotel.

Edgar Urrutia, managing director of Schenker for Panama and Guatemala, told The Bulletin that the company is moving its offices from Long Island to Miami to make their operations more efficient and, at […]

Panama Ports could loose concession

Panama Ports podría perder concesión

The Panamanian government is considering rescinding the concession granted to Panama Ports Co., a subsidiary of Hong Kong’s Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) for breach of the commitments agreed in the contract under law No. 5 of 16 January 1997. This is stated on the web site The website, created to denounce alleged breaches of the powerful port operator, said that the government’s decision is based on Article 2.14.3, Termination of Contract by the State.


Mexican companies will save 30% with expanded Canal

Walmart es una de las compañías que pueden beneficiarse con la ampliación del Canal.

Ford, Liverpool and Wal-Mart are just some of the companies that can reduce their transport costs by up to 30% with the expanded Panama Canal.

This savings comes from larger ships.

Mabe, Ford, Nissan, Volkswagen, Bayer, Liverpool and Wal-Mart are just some of the companies that will be able to take advantage of the Panama Canal expansion.

Exporting and importing companies can now reduce their transport costs with other countries by up to 30 percent, […]

Fast Services Panama offer full cargo solutions

Panama Fast Services

Panama Fast Service is an agency that provides excellent, dynamic and immediate cargo solutions services to its customers for maritime, air and land transport. to achieve a level of quality that adds value to goods and contributes to the development of customers’ business and their environment. Fast Service has a staff committed to providing all necessary information for cargo to be delivered on time and in good condition.

Services offered: Sealift; LCL with high frequency […]

Forum to discuss youth employment


The 2nd Business Forum, COSPAE 2016, will take place on Wednesday, August 3 from 7:30 a.m., to 4:30 p.m., at the Sheraton Hotel. The event is seeking solutions to the problems of informal and non sustainable jobs, as well as assessing their impact on companies’ competitiveness.

The Forum will have four panels to discuss the following topics: barriers for a company’s productivity; investment in human capital training: an analysis of needs regarding training and relevant […]

New ocean giant born from a megamerger

Brindis por la funsión de China Shipping y Cosco, aparecen: Jorge Quijano, Administrador de la Autoridad del Canal de Panamá y Capitán Xu Lirong, Presidente de China Cosco Shipping Group.

The merger of COSCO and China Shipping groups has caused much interest in the shipping industry. This reorganization is taking place at different levels – internationally, locally in Panama and regionally in Central America. In order to simplify the changes we present these two different versions for the benefit of our readers:

The international merger

Two Chinese shipping giants have agreed on a merger. After eight months of preparation, the China Ocean Shipping Group Company, […]

T&S Ship Building delivers boats to measure

Nave crew & pilot.

“Amazing” would be the right word to describe the crew & pilot boats built by T&S Ship Building which are used in the world of maritime services within the port sector, servicing ships or transporting personnel and equipment to off-shore platforms.

T&S Ship Building transforms the amazing into the use of a vessel according to the needs and requirements of the owner and services under a clear ecological vision, fulfilling all the requirements and adhering […]