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29.05.2019

Employers threaten to lock out ILWU Canada

ILWU Canada president says contract negotiations covering Vancouver and Prince Rupert must involve at least a discussion of automation, but employers “don’t want to talk about […]
29.05.2019

CN, Hutchison back Quebec container project

Quebec want to transforms the bulk port into a new Eastern Canadian container gateway able to handle new-Panamax vessels. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com. Canadian National Railway (CN) […]
28.05.2019

No end in sight for JNPT rail dispute

APM Terminals says its Gateway Terminals India (GTI) facility would not be able to arrange transportation of containers to and from PSA Stakeholder efforts to put […]
28.05.2019

Santos port authority workers plan strike

The port of Santos has become a testing ground for labor action under the administration of President Jair Bolsonaro. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Shippers are bracing for […]
28.05.2019

Project business on the upswing, but concerns remain

With aging workers on their way to retirement, the project logistics business will need a new infusion of talent, speakers said during a panel discussion on […]
28.05.2019

China looks to restructure Pearl River Delta ports

Terminal operators in Hong Kong say greater cooperation among South China ports will boost long-term competitiveness. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The Chinese government is looking to restructure […]
28.05.2019

DP World scales up India inland logistics offerings

DP World’s India joint venture, Hindustan Infralog Pvt. Ltd. (HIPL), has acquired a 76 percent stake in KRIBCHO Infrastructure Ltd. (KRIL), which owns and operates three […]
28.05.2019

Tariff war casts shadow on US ocean, surface freight

Higher tariffs will hurt economic growth in the US and China, and the pain will spill over into other markets as well, according to IHS Markit. […]
28.05.2019

CMA CGM, MSC join TradeLens; Maersk with Traxens

The Tuesday announcement of the TradeLens expansion came a day after Maersk said it would join CMA CGM and MSC as a shareholder and customer of […]
27.05.2019

ILWU Canada scales back pressure on GCT terminals

Any interference in cargo handling would be devastating for a port that is operating at 85 percent of capacity, and the impact would be felt on […]