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20.05.2020

Loadsmart targets untapped digital transload opportunity

Loadsmart has tackled modes outside of truckload since a 2019 investment by Maersk’s venture arm compelled it to develop digital drayage capability. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. One […]
20.05.2020

Top US Shippers: COVID-19 complicates long-term automotive logistics strategies

US imports of automobiles and parts fell 14.7 percent year over year to 1.1 million TEU in 2019 after rising 7.6 percent the year before. Photo […]
20.05.2020

Labor scarcity at warehouses compounds Indian port flow woes

A shortage of labor is the latest challenge thrown at Indian shippers as they try to clear a backlog of containers built up amid the country’s […]
20.05.2020

Container lines take tentative steps to restore capacity

THE Alliance will reinstate some sailings from mid-June in anticipation of an improvement in demand. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Carriers are starting to make the first slight […]
20.05.2020

Comcar exits, but its trucks keep rolling

Comcar’s bankruptcy will have a negligible impact on trucking capacity. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Comcar Industries will soon be no more, but most of its tractor-trailers and […]
20.05.2020

Rolling cargo incidents rise as China–North American capacity tightens

NVOs expect vessels they say have been booked to 110 percent of capacity will be back in the mid-90 percent range within a couple of weeks, […]
19.05.2020

Multimodal visibility expansion moves project44 toward global reach

The visibility market is increasingly crowded by niche providers, which target modes or regions, and those aiming to be single point end-to-end providers. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
19.05.2020

Multi-modal visibility expansion moves project44 toward global reach

The visibility market is increasingly crowded by niche providers, which target modes or regions, and those aiming to be single point end-to-end providers. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
19.05.2020

Port Everglades pushes for funds to upgrade infrastructure

Port Everglades has embarked on a number of projects to be capable of handling 8,000 to 10,000 TEU vessels more regularly on the Latin American and […]
19.05.2020

DHL promises near real-time tracking with new integrated portal

DHL Global Forwarding The drive by forwarders to provide a fully digitalized service offering lies behind DHL Global Forwarding’s new online platform launched Tuesday.  Developed in-house […]