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05.12.2019

Maersk expands Indian tech startup accelerator program

Maersk has rolled out a third edition of its “OceanPro” accelerator, a digital interactive platform it unveiled in October 2018 to bring greater visibility through the […]
05.12.2019

Australian shippers cautious on carrier exemption review

The head of Australia’s competition watchdog says class exemptions for container shipping companies from competition laws are becoming “harder to justify.” Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Australian shippers […]
05.12.2019

Special report: No two days the same in breakbulk chartering

BBC’s chartering desk interacts constantly as they fit together solutions for feeding ships with freight and moving cargo around the globe. Photo credit: BBC Chartering/Lilian Kalmus. […]
05.12.2019

Infrastructure bank commits financing for new Montreal terminal

The Port of Montreal is expected to go ahead with construction of a fifth terminal, possibly beginning in 2020, after the Canada Infrastructure Bank committed financing […]
05.12.2019

Recouped interim low-sulfur surcharges bode well for carriers

Carriers and non-vessel operating common carriers say low-sulfur fuel surcharges must be passed on to customers. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Encouraged by the sticking of interim low-sulfur […]
05.12.2019

As ELD tightens, tech tries to squeeze truck hours

There is no shortage of ELD makers in the market as drivers grapple with a Dec. 16 mandate to switch from AOBRDs, so device makers face […]
04.12.2019

Special report: The art of breakbulk chartering

BBC’s chartering desk fits together solutions for feeding ships with freight and moving cargo around the globe. Credit: BBC Chartering/Lilian Kalmus (The following is part one […]
04.12.2019

ODFL sees US LTL volumes ‘stabilizing’

ODFL’s LTL tons per day dropped 5.3 percent year over year in November, while shipments were down 5.7 percent. Photo credit: Old Dominion Freight Line. Shipping […]
04.12.2019

New Syracuse inland port serving NY-NJ yields early dividends

CSX Transportation hopes that its new inland port in Syracuse will provide shippers looking to move cargo between the Port of New York and New Jersey […]
04.12.2019

Air cargo slowdown enters peak season

It is getting harder to fill air cargo planes as volume continues its steady decline that started late last year. Phoro credit: Shutterstock.com. Global air cargo […]