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The way of the future – Electric Trucks | March 2020

29 April 2021
Mainfreight test-drives the latest electric truck model on the market. For some time now, our team have been putting in efforts to make changes in our daily routines to improve our sustainability. Using electric trucks is another way we can reduce our carbon emissions as we focus on continuous growth in our sustainability efforts.

Update Spring 2021

26 April 2021
Recently, we have been experiencing extremely high volumes throughout our transport network. The increasing volumes continue and there are many depots that are in danger of reaching maximum capacity.

Asia to Europe Consolidations

21 April 2021
Looking for a premium consolidation service? Our consolidation options span four modes of transport from China to Europe.

Asia Service Announcement | Holidays Notice of May 2021

15 April 2021
Please be advised that the following public holidays notice is our Mainfreight Asia operating hours over the International Labour Day Period and public holidays in May 2021

Celebrating 10 years in Europe

01 April 2021
On the 1st of April Mainfreight celebrated its 10th birthday in Europe. 

Suez Canal Update

01 April 2021
While there is now progress with movement in the Suez Canal, it is likely to take more than a week to clear the backlog of vessels waiting on both the North and Southside of the canal.

Wharf and Warehousing updates in Mainchain 4.43

01 April 2021
Here are the details of the lates update in Mainchain our online customer portal

Service Announcement New Zealand | Tsumani Warning - 5 Mar 2021

04 March 2021
A tsunami warning has been issued by the National Emergency Agency after an 8.0 magnitude earthquake in the Kermadec Islands region. 

Air & Ocean Service Announcement | Changes to airline terminal service fees for airfreight customers

17 February 2021
Mainfreight has received notice from Menzies Aviation that they will increase their terminal handling charges for both Import & Export Air Cargo. Find out more.

Status and International updated in Mainchain 4.42

16 February 2021
Mainchain System Update - Find out what's new in version 4.42

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