Mongla port targets Chittagong apparel exports

Mongla handled 57,732 TEU of containers and 11.31 million metric tons of bulk cargo in the 2018-19 fiscal year, up from 42,989 TEU and 9.7 million […]

Shea, Lytle honored at Connie ceremonies

The West Coast Connie awards recognized Bill Shea for more than 30 years in the intermodal industry and Chris Lytle’s 53-year maritime career, most recently at […]

No easy fix for chassis conundrum: speakers

Chassis issues continue to be a flashpoint for disagreement among supply chain participants. Photo credit: Issues involving chassis interoperability, shortages, and dislocation continue to hamper […]

FedEx Freight profit up 10 percent; LTL shipments ‘settle’

LTL volumes have slipped at FedEx Freight, but remain higher than in 2015, 2016, and 2017. Photo credit: With $7.6 billion in revenue in its […]

Port automation threatens US West Coast labor peace

The months-long dispute between APM Terminals and Los Angeles dockworkers at the Pier 400 facility revealed deeply entrenched and diametrically opposed views over automation. Photo credit: […]

No-deal Brexit fears spur search for short-sea options

A no-deal Brexit is expected to cause chaos at UK border entry points, particularly on the busy Calais-Dover corridor. Photo credit: HAMBURG, Germany — Shippers […]

Lineage Logistics adds cold-storage space in Europe

Lineage has expanded its cold storage capacity through acquisition in the US, Asia, and Europe this year. Photo credit: United States-based cold-storage specialist Lineage Logistics […]

Container lines: Mandatory slow-steaming would hurt more than help

Reducing vessel speeds minimizes the amount of fuel burned in transit, thereby limiting GHG emissions on a per-voyage basis by up to 30 percent, according to […]

E-commerce pushes ODFL to expand LTL terminal network

Shipment volumes at ODFL were down 4 percent overall in August, but the carrier says it needs additional LTL capacity in many US markets. Photo credit: […]

Trucking execs temper IMO 2020 diesel concerns

Derek Leathers (far left) said at this CSCMP panel that the drug clearinghouse, hair follicle testing, and AOBRD transition to ELDs will have a bigger impact […]