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20.11.2019

Zim rides 2M pact to Q3 profit

Zim CEO Eli Glickman said the company achieved its Q3 profit while navigating a challenging market, particularly uncertainties driven by US trade policy and volatile bunker […]
20.11.2019

Forwarders set to ramp up market share: FIATA

Forwarders will continue to grow their share of the freight market over the next decade, but value will also become far more important. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
20.11.2019

European Commission proposes extending carrier block exemption

The European Union is proposing the deeply divisive block exemption regulation for container shipping remain in place until 2024. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The European Commission has […]
19.11.2019

Third IEP joins GCT New York chassis pool

Shippers and truckers can now use chassis from Milestone Equipment Holdings when they move cargo in or out of the GCT New York terminal in the […]
19.11.2019

PIL adds second Vietnam call to trans-Pacific service

PIL is adding a call at the Vietnamese Port of Vung Tau (above) to its AC5 service as US imports from Vietnam expand rapidly amid the […]
19.11.2019

Lineage Logistics expands at US ports, Asia-Pacific markets

Lineage Logistics will gain facilities in New Orleans, Houston, and Charleston through its latest acquisition. Photo credit: Ari Ashe. Following recent expansion in Europe, Lineage Logistics […]
19.11.2019

SM Line returns container service to Portland in wake of ILWU ruling

SM Line will bring direct liner service back to Portland after a two-year absence even as the ILWU deals with a recent $93 million judgment against […]
19.11.2019

No peak season this year for air cargo: TIACA

Current weakness in the global air cargo market will extend through the first half of 2020, observers say. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. BUDAPEST, Hungary — The air […]
19.11.2019

Bangladesh shippers fear chaos from looming trucker strike

Several hundred trucks laden with export goods leave apparel hubs in and around Dhaka daily en route to the ports of Chittagong and Mongla. Photo credit: […]
19.11.2019

Talks to resume after union strikes against CN

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference ordered about 3,200 CN conductors and rail yard workers to strike at 12:10 a.m. Eastern time Tuesday over negotiating disagreements with CN. […]