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Rail goes to the dump

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Rail is often the most economical way to move bulk commodities to or from ports, but discharging wagons quickly and cost-effectively remains...

DB Cargo coal volumes grow

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As many German coal-fired power stations are switching from locally produced to imported coal, coal traffic is becoming increasingly importa...

Gearing up for coal

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As reported below Germany imported close to 40 mt of coal last year. Although general energy demand was down 5 percent and is likely to drop...

Boxes full of beans

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Raw cocoa beans are a delicate commodity, far more difficult to handle than coffee. Ideally, says Dietrich Rammrath managing director of Wil...

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