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14.03.2019

CMA CGM extends India rail reach

Rail hauls represent 25-30 percent of all container moves at Mundra port, well above the 15 percent share at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT). Photo credit: […]
14.03.2019

Cooling US project outlook spurs investment overseas

Major oil and gas projects were down about 30 percent in 2018, as the offshore sector faced increasing competition from onshore shale and renewables. Photo credit: […]
14.03.2019

China backing to fuel Trieste competition with Piraeus

The port of Trieste recorded a container throughput of 1.4 million TEU in 2018, a year-over-year increase of 8 percent. Photo credit: The port of Trieste. […]
14.03.2019

Video: Impact of Brexit on logistics

Senior Europe Editor Greg Knowler gave his thoughts in early March 2019 on the impact the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union will have on […]
14.03.2019

Long Beach port optimizer decision raises data questions

Served by 12 marine terminals, all three ocean carrier alliances, and 1,400 trucking companies, the LA-Long Beach port complex cries out for a “single aggregation point” […]
13.03.2019

Nervous shippers eye YRC-Teamsters contract talks

YRC Freight and its regional subsidiaries handled a combined 20.5 million shipments in 2018. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The clock is running out on the contract YRC […]
13.03.2019

Santos terminals hold firm as strike enter second week

Sources tell JOC.com the strike might be the “final hurrah” for the OGMO dockworker labor pool at Santos, as terminal operators prepare for life without the […]
13.03.2019

Maersk bullish on India trade growth

Growing demand for manufacturing and refrigerated agricultural exports coupled with infrastructure upgrades and pro-trade reforms have made India one of the “top trading destinations” globally, according […]
13.03.2019

Carriers tout value in containerized breakbulk

Carriers assess breakbulk or project cargo based on the vessels in rotation, space available, length and width of the cargo piece, terminals to be called, and […]
13.03.2019

Montreal attracts another trans-Atlantic service

Container cargo volume at the port of Montreal surged 9.2 percent year over year in 2018. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The port of Montreal has attracted its […]