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DHL research report

Success factor ground transport

In its latest research report, DHL establishes that corporations around the globe are convinced that their business success depends, amongst others, on the quality of road freight transportation.

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New heavy truck registrations

Increasing freight capacity on the road

During the first eight month of this year, the number of new HGV-registrations in the class of 16 tons and above increased by 5.1 percent. Speaking in absolute numbers, 205,628 new heavy vehicles have been registered by then.

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Diesel prices: comment by Barbara Lambrecht

Winds are changing

With almost $700, respectively €600 per ton in wholesale, diesel is nearly as expensive as back in the fall 2014. In this case, the price increase of crude oil is decisive.

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Your opinion

Donald Trump no cause for sleepless nights

Results of the Freight Connections survey about the trade conflict between the EU and the United States.

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Load Factor

Resilient market development despite ...

Commentary on the current situation in the European logistics industry and the load factor during the second quarter 2018 from Martin Veen, Head of M&A and strategic projects, DHL Freight.

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Freight Theft

Unpleasant record

In 2017, the number of freight thefts once again increased significantly. On the other hand, a whole bundle of actions, from protection technology and intelligent route planning to decisive action by politics can help.

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