Maritime publisher ProMedia acquires WorldCargo News

Maritime publisher ProMedia acquires WorldCargo News
Picture: ProMedia, 2024

[ROTTERDAM/LONDON], [15/01/2024] – ProMedia Group, the Dutch based media publisher fully focused on transport and logistics, is pleased to  announce the acquisition of WorldCargo News and associated title Bulk Materials International.

This strategic move is a testament to ProMedia Group’s commitment to expanding its presence in key industry segments: transport, shipping, ports & terminals and logistics. The acquisition of WorldCargo News & Bulk Materials International aligns seamlessly with a current growing portfolio that contains:, Project Cargo Journal, Nieuwsblad Transport (Dutch), Schuttevaer (Dutch), and Flows (Belgian).

WorldCargo News journal, together with its website and newsletters, is recognised for its comprehensive coverage and in-depth analysis of the cargo handling, port & terminal, container and intermodal sectors, and will complement ProMedia Group’s portfolio of publications in this area. The integration of these two influential entities will lead to even stronger insights into the dynamic and evolving world of global trade and transportation.

“We are honoured to welcome WorldCargo News into the ProMedia family,” said Arie van Dijk, CEO at ProMedia Group. “This acquisition strengthens our position as international logistic newsprovider, allowing us to deliver even more valuable news to our audience. This will help us to move the transport and logistics market move forward.”

Under ProMedia Group’s stewardship, WorldCargo News and its team will continue its legacy of delivering timely, accurate, and industry-relevant news and analysis. The collaboration will enable synergies that benefit readers, advertisers, stakeholders, and the broader business community.

For further information, please contact:
Rob Vos
Division Director Rail & Freight
+316 1298 9286

About ProMedia Group:
ProMedia Group is a dynamic media organisation committed to delivering high-quality content across B2B Automotive, Mobility and Logistics industry sectors. With a portfolio that spans print, digital, and events, ProMedia Group is dedicated to informing, engaging, and inspiring its audience. ProMedia was founded in 2010, employs 125 professionals and serves around 2 million readers around the world.

About WorldCargo News:WorldCargo News is a leading publication in the container/cargo handling, shipping and intermodal/logistics industry, providing comprehensive coverage of port & terminal operations, shipping, and intermodal/supply chain trends. With a rich history of delivering authoritative content, WorldCargo News is a trusted source for industry professionals worldwide.