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10.01.2019

Analysis: Forwarders’ fate hinges on data

It is in innovating their TMS that forwarders can provide their customers with total control of their supply chain and confidence in their compliance regimes, while […]
10.01.2019

Bumpy year ahead for container shippers

If there was ever a year when the outlook for reliability in the system was more clouded, 2019 and into 2020 would take the prize. (Above: […]
10.01.2019

Mega-ships and competition challenge West Coast ports

The ports of Prince Rupert, Vancouver, the Northwest Seaport Alliance of Seattle and Tacoma, Oakland, Los Angeles, and Long Beach are investing billions of dollars in […]
09.01.2019

APM Terminals promises NY-NJ relief

  APM Terminals said conditions will get better, thanks to added labor and equipment and as components of a $200 million terminal upgrade come online. (Above: […]
09.01.2019

US shutdown delays Roadrunner’s financial revision

The delay in Roadrunner’s rights offering is an example of the creeping effect of the partial shutdown on the plans of US businesses as well as […]
09.01.2019

‘Blue-collar’ crisis plagues US trucking

Widespread labor shortages affect not just US trucking, but all aspects of transportation and logistics, from maintenance shops to warehouses to ports. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The […]
09.01.2019

UK ports prep for post-Brexit cargo shift

Nervous shippers importing or exporting goods to or from the UK are asking terminal operators for shortsea port options to bypass the main border crossing at […]
09.01.2019

APM Terminals Mumbai tops India market share

APM Terminals Gateway Terminals India at JNPT. Photo credit: APM Terminals Mumbai. Despite intensifying regional competition, APM Terminals’ Gateway Terminals India (GTI) at Jawaharlal Nehru Port […]
09.01.2019

US retailers tempering import plans

«With the holiday season behind us, the immediate pressure to stock up on merchandise has passed, but retailers remain concerned about tariffs and their impact on […]
09.01.2019

India’s major ports dodge brunt of strike

Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals at JNPT. Photo credit: PSA India. A 48-hour nationwide, general strike that began Tuesday morning in India has thus far not caused […]