Saturday 5th Sep 2015 - Logistics Manager

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Montjotin steps down as XPO chief in Europe

Troy A Cooper has replaced Hervé Montjotin as chief executive officer and chairman of the management board of XPO Logistics Europe. Montjotin left the business on 4th September.

Truck market up 38pc on last year

A total of 30,432 trucks were registered in the first eight months of the year – up 38 per cent on last year, according to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Air freight demand falls in July

Air freight volumes measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTK) fell 0.6 per cent in July in line with weaker global economic growth. Nevertheless, figures from the International Air Transport Association show that for the year to date the market is up 2.9 per cent on last year.