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21.12.2021

MSC offers $6 billion for Bolloré’s African terminal assets

Michael Angell, Associate Editor | Dec 20, 2021 5:57PM EST Bolloré Logistics Africa has concessions to operate 16 ports across the continent. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Mediterranean […]
21.12.2021

LA-LB say more rail shipments needed to boost cargo velocity

Los Angeles and Long Beach once again delayed imposition of a $100 fee on long-dwelling containers, saying the threat of the fee is helping to increase […]
21.12.2021

LA-LB ports say more rail shipments needed to boost cargo velocity

Los Angeles and Long Beach once again delayed imposition of a $100 fee on long-dwelling containers, saying the threat of the fee is helping to increase […]
21.12.2021

LA-LB ports say more rail shipments needed to boost cargo velocity

Los Angeles and Long Beach once again delayed imposition of a $100 fee on long-dwelling containers, saying the threat of the fee is helping to increase […]
21.12.2021

MSC switches up East Coast port calls amid vessel congestion

MSC said the changes to its America service were necessary due to vessel congestion along the US East Coast. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Mediterranean Shipping Co. (MSC) […]
20.12.2021

Biden effort to attract truck labor not a short-term fix

Larger trucking operators are having more difficulty hiring drivers, and more difficulty keeping them. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The Biden administration’s attempts to create more opportunities for […]
20.12.2021

Charleston congestion easing offshore despite heavy volumes

While South Carolina port officials say the inventory on terminal is elevated, stakeholders have done a better job moving containers in the last couple weeks. Photo […]
17.12.2021

US cabinet secretaries ask carriers for more Oakland, Portland calls

Exporters from Oakland and Portland have been whipsawed by changing vessel services. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Two US cabinet secretaries have written a letter to the major […]
17.12.2021

Nowports latest digital forwarder to attract Tiger Global, SoftBank

Nowports’ latest round is the second this year, after it secured $24 million earlier in 2021 to tap into latent demand for digital forwarding services in […]
17.12.2021

FedEx relies on LTL trucking division for package assist

FedEx Freight provided backup for FedEx Ground as package demand soared, while handling 3.1 percent more freight in the last quarter. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. FedEx Freight, […]