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US extends air cargo screening scheme

Air freight

ACAS may not become mandatory programme for forwarders and others until late 2016

Hamburg Süd’s CCNI deal valued at $160m

CCNI board approve the deal based on the current state of box shipping industry

Reduced capacity leads to record box performance at Hanjin

Container division’s operating profit improves in the second quarter, but shipping line remains loss-making overall

Hellmann UK appoints new head of air freight

Move comes as the business reports strong first-quarter performance

Hamburg Süd to buy CCNI box business

Chilean carrier will continue its non-liner shipping activities after deal completes later this year