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04.12.2019

DP World extends shortsea reach from Europe to Asia

According to Alphaliner, the combined fleets of Unifeeder and Feedertech place it as the 19th-largest carrier in the world by operated fleet capacity. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
04.12.2019

CMA CGM extracts presidential support for green fuel drive

CMA CGM chairman and CEO Rodolphe Saadé (second left) on stage in Montpellier eliciting the support of French President Emmanuel Macron in the search for shipping’s […]
04.12.2019

Antwerp to host 2020 JOC Container Trade Europe conference

The Journal of Commerce The Journal of Commerce (JOC), part of IHS Markit, announced today that the next annual Europe container shipping conference, Container Trade Europe, […]
04.12.2019

Retiring Lyons brought containers to Mobile port

The head of the Alabama State Port Authority, who led the agency for 20 years and brought containerization to the port, will step down at the […]
04.12.2019

North Carolina port CCO to retire

The North Carolina Ports Authority will have a new chief commercial officer in January 2020. Photo credit: North Carolina Ports Authority. Greg Fennell, the chief commercial […]
03.12.2019

Virginia expanding port appointment system

Nearly three out of four trucks visiting Norfolk International Terminals book an appointment, while about two-thirds going to Virginia International Gateway do so. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
03.12.2019

Technology, process improvements foster improved LA-LB truck turn times

Data sharing among supply chain partners that originates with the terminal operator provides the foundation for improved cargo velocity. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Although dozens of technology […]
03.12.2019

Cass upgrade to give shippers deeper price indices

Cass says its truckload and intermodal pricing indexes are increasingly used in motor carrier contracts. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com. Two indexes providing shippers with insight into US […]
03.12.2019

NJ trucker opposition intensifies as classification bill advances

Truckers at the Port of New York and New Jersey say a law passing through the New Jersey legislature could harm the port drayage fleet by […]
03.12.2019

Airlines chasing greater access to e-commerce market

Mainstream airlines are focusing more attention on e-commerce delivery products as they try to capture a greater share of the e-commerce market. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. After […]