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THE IMO CALLED THIS MARKET BACK IN SEPTEMBER 2014 !!!

IMO NOTE: The IMO called for a $12.00 per carton Market back on September 12, 2014. Nice to know that our forecasts are"spot-on"....

http://mangoworldmagazine.blogspot.com/2014/09/brazil-mango-season-to-projected-to.html



Freska’s Gary Clevenger and Vision Produce’s Jesse Sepulveda Weigh In on Tight Mango Market






Thursday, Jan. 22nd, 2015

by Andrew McDaniel






UNITED STATES – It’s a tight mango market, but relief may be on the way. Freska’s Gary Clevenger and Vision Produce’s Jesse Sepulveda weigh in.













Gary Clevenger, Co-Founder, Freska


“The weather that occurred during the flowering process in Peru delayed the harvest and caused some of the fruit to fall,” Gary tells me. “We are seeing between30-40% less than last year.”







The unusual weather hit Peru during the flowering process, which is when the fruit is the most susceptible. This has created a void in the transition from Ecuador to Peru, which has not been the case in previous years.



Gary says that volume started coming in around Decem…

20% less CO2 per ocean container by 2020: DB Schenker and Maersk Line sign partnership agreement

Alhamisi, Januari 22, 2015







"The partnership is a milestone in climate protection,"
says Dr. Karl-Friedrich Rausch, Chief Sustainability Officer of Deutsche Bahn AG











(Berlin/Copenhagen, January 22, 2015) DB Schenker Logistics and Maersk Line have signed a six-year strategic agreement on reducing CO2 emissions from ocean freight. The partnership emphasizes the companies' shared commitment to sustainable growth. Maersk Line will undertake to reduce the CO2 emissions of every container it ships on behalf of DB Schenker Logistics between now and 2020 by 20% compared to 2014 levels.







"This is the first agreement between a global logistics services provider and a container shipping company," says Dr. Karl-Friedrich Rausch, Chief Sustainability Officer of Deutsche Bahn AG and Management Board Member for Transportation and Logistics at DB Mobility Logistics AG.



"Maersk Line is an important partner for us. Together, we will increase our freight volumes and share responsibi…