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17.09.2019

Truckers bemoan AB 5 effect on California drayage

Some trucking industry representatives say recently passed California bill AB 5 will severely restrict the independent contractor model in harbor drayage, though the owner of a […]
17.09.2019

Confidence in low-sulfur supply, shipper acceptance builds

Maersk has “seen an understanding from the vast majority of customers” that they’ll need to pay higher fuel surcharges due to the IMO low-sulfur mandate, which […]
17.09.2019

India’s southeast terminals boost efficiency to grab share

PSA International’s Chennai International Terminals notched a new productivity high when it serviced the “Wan Hai 507” last week. Photo credit: PSA Chennai. At a shipping […]
17.09.2019

EC shipping block exemption critic expects renewal

Olaf Merk, ports and shipping administrator for the OECD HAMBURG — The block exemption regulation that excludes container shipping from competition laws is likely to be […]
17.09.2019

project44 ties digital tendering to TMS

project44’s newest product is meant to enable shippers to avoid having to search for rates and tender freight outside of the system in which they would […]
17.09.2019

Forwarders urged to move beyond just freight selling

  Forwarders willing to adapt shouldn HAMBURG — Forwarders need to adapt from a model where they monetize the arbitrage between the buying and selling of ocean […]
16.09.2019

Matson Logistics taps BlackBerry for intermodal container visibility

Matson Logistics has affixed decals on the doors of each of its domestic intermodal containers to illustrate some of the data points being collected via BlackBerry […]
16.09.2019

USDA expands in-transit cold treatment program

In-transit cold treatment can eliminate infestations of certain species of insects such as fruit flies from US import cargoes. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. A little more than […]
16.09.2019

US-Mexico trucking draws technology market, investment

Congestion at border ports such as Laredo is driving demand for new technology-based logistics services. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com Increasing difficulty moving freight across US borders — […]
16.09.2019

US-Mexico trucking draws technology investment

Congestion at border ports, such as Laredo, is driving demand for new technology-based logistics services. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Increasing difficulty moving freight across United States borders — […]