The growth of the Catalan economy is gaining momentum and getting stronger and stronger.
The President of the Port Authority of Barcelona, Sixte Cambra, was appointed president of the Barcelona-Catalunya Logistics Centre association (BCL) by the general assembly on Tuesday
According to Cushman & Wakefield, in the first quarter the leasing of logistics areas exceeded 200,000 m2, representing 27% more square metres leased over the same period last year.
The application areaDUM is a step forward to using new technologies in the concept of Smart City and will enable Barcelona City Council to have more information regarding the distribution of loading and unloading and also facilitate the use of these places to distribution companies.
The Foundation ICIL and IFTEM signed a co-operation agreement to disseminate best Supply Chain practices, through activities designed for businesses, professionals and groups related to the sector.
The Chinese government has opened its first China Certification & Inspection Group (CCIC) lab with 100% Chinese capital in Europe.
The number of employees in the logistics industry began to grow in 2013, rising 1.6% and increasing by 8.8% during the first quarter of 2014.