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26.08.2019

Older Indian marine terminals wary of new pricing model

India’s Tariff Authority for Major Ports in April issued final 2019 tariff guidelines, along with provisional operating rules for 15 build-operate-transfer operators that had secured development […]
26.08.2019

JOC VIDEO: Solving the chassis puzzle

Ari Ashe, Associate Editor | Aug 26, 2019 11:15AM EDT JOC.com Associate Editor Ari Ashe explains why chassis shortages are such a problem in the international […]
26.08.2019

Spreadsheet-based shippers get instant rate fix

While the number of affordable cloud-based TMSs available to shippers has expanded, many small and medium shippers still rely on spreadsheets to manage freight rates and […]
26.08.2019

Indian logistics tech market blossoming

Freight forwarders, technology providers, container lines, and ports officials gathered in Navi Mumbai last week to discuss how technology might make India MUMBAI — The market […]
26.08.2019

APIs breaking down supply chain data silos

Shippers have access to more accurate, harmonized data than ever before, but the true value of that information lies in connecting it to other systems and […]
24.08.2019

Trump hikes tariffs on Chinese imports in retaliatory strike

Throughput at the top 20 Chinese ports grew 4.1 percent in the first seven months of the year, compared with a 4.9 percent expansion in the […]
24.08.2019

CMA rejects Arctic shipping route

Announcing what it said was a “socially responsible choice” to protect the Arctic and the planet, CMA CGM will not allow its ships to sail along […]
23.08.2019

Port of Virginia service shuffle promises faster rail flow

The Port of Virginia will shift more weekly services into Virginia International Gateway with the new rail yard (upper right) now complete. Photo credit: Virginia Port […]
23.08.2019

Mexican plan to limit double-truck weight raises capacity concerns

After two bills that would have banned the use of double-tractor trailers stalled in the Mexican legislature, a new proposal calls for cutting the allowable weight […]
23.08.2019

WWO latest charged in Australian ro-ro probe

WWO is the latest carrier to be charged in Australia’s ongoing probe into alleged cartel activity involving ro-ro deliveries between June 2011 and July 2012. Photo […]