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LOGISTICS
BASF invests in storage and ship capacities / Prevention measures in case of Rhine river becoming too shallow again
13.05.2019
DIGITALISATION
Europe extends lead over US in "internet of things" investments / Cybersecurity remains key concern / Bain report
08.03.2019
LOGISTICS GERMANY
Freight transport on the Rhine river nosedives in 2018 / Plans to deepen shipping channels
13.02.2019
TRANSPORT
Situation eases for road freight in Europe
12.02.2019
LOGISTICS GERMANY
Cost reduction for freight transport on German rivers / Berlin abolishes tolls in 2019
12.02.2019
COVESTRO / HAIER
Joint Chinese digitalisation lab with Haier / Qingdao appliances giant completes acquisition of Italian competitor Candy
04.02.2019
LOGISTICS
Massive increase in road freight costs in Germany
02.01.2019
LOGISTICS
Cost relief for rail freight in Germany expected / European Commission approves subsidies
19.12.2018
LOGISTICS
The Rhine river's water levels in Germany could drop again
17.12.2018
BASF
Earnings outlook for 2018 cut / Shipping, automotive and isocyanates pressure
12.12.2018
KRAUSSMAFFEI
German plastics machinery manufacturer target of ransomware attack / Customer data unaffected / Production impacted
11.12.2018
LOGISTICS
Situation improves along Rhine river / More rainfall imminent / The Netherlands expects improved navigability to ARA region / Polymer production problems should ease
10.12.2018
LOGISTICS
Toll rates for trucks to increase in Germany from January 2019 / Low river levels add to freight transport problems
30.11.2018
BASF
German group considers establishing own fleet / Shallow Rhine river is costing several million euros
13.11.2018
BASF
Dry summer slows down transport on Germany's Rhine river / Restrictions at facilities
13.08.2018
MANAGEMENT
Industry 4.0 spreads slowly in UK, Switzerland and Germany / Companies often lack money and staff / E&Y and Censuswide survey reports
09.03.2018
BASF
Introduction of accident prevention measures following blast / New appointments in emergency services
10.04.2017
PACKAGING RECYCLING
PRE launched "RecyClass" online tool / Recyclability check / Free trial period
15.05.2014
DOW
New Performance Plastics division / All polymer activities included / Market-driven solutions
04.03.2011
PU PRODUCTION
ISOPA starts European safety initiative
26.05.2006
ENERGY
Europe´s converters concerned about costs / Programme to set consumption benchmarks
05.01.2006
ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Project to promote cost saving in plastics / 27,000 firms to participate in EU “RECIPE”
19.05.2005
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