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02.03.2022

Loss of AN-225 in Russian attack a blow to Ukraine’s Antonov Airlines

The AN-225 landing at Gostomel Airport, its home airport, near Kyiv, in June 2020. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Major damage suffered by the Antonov AN-225 — a […]
02.03.2022

TPM22: Carriers cast wary eye on USWC labor talks

Vincent Clerc, CEO for ocean and logistics at A.P. Møller-Maersk, told TPM22 that shippers would be wise to have contingency plans in place in case of […]
02.03.2022

TPM22: Flexi-Van CEO expects limited chassis supply growth in 2022

Some shippers leave their inbound freight on chassis for a month or more, according to Flexi-Van Leasing CEO Ron Widdows. Photo credit: Caught in the Moment […]
02.03.2022

Disruption forcing US importers to take greater control of landside logistics

US importers of Asian-made goods say landside costs within service contracts are rising by at least 25 percent in 2022. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. US importers are […]
02.03.2022

TPM22: Pandemic served as ‘warning’ for outdated US supply chain, says Porcari

Supply chain challenges amid the COVID-19 pandemic showed that US ports “have been at the kiddie table for too long,” according to White House port envoy […]
01.03.2022

Maersk, MSC, CMA CGM join Russian cargo suspension

Maersk and MSC have halted all cargo bookings to and from Russia, with the exception of humanitarian goods. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Maersk, its 2M Alliance partner […]
01.03.2022

TPM22: FMC’s Maffei sees no collusion as Biden targets container lines

While there are fewer shipping companies than ever, FMC Chairman Daniel Maffei said market concentration could increase even more without alliances. Photo credit: Caught in the […]
01.03.2022

TPM22: In-house 3PL guides Wayfair through supply chain chaos: CEO

Wayfair is planning to be in physical stores, with its three specialty retail brands rolling out in stores later this year and a larger store format […]
01.03.2022

JNPT truck buildup highlights downside risk to Indian cargo flow

Truckers have been spending more time in line waiting to enter the container terminals at JNPT (Nhava Sheva), disrupting India’s export-import flow. Photo credit: Nhava Sheva […]
01.03.2022

TPM22: IMO mandate will prevent sharp ocean rate decline

The average size ship calling on the North American West Coast was 50 percent larger in 2021 than it was a year earlier. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]