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10.02.2022

Senate confirms former longshoreman as FMC commissioner

JOC Staff | Feb 10, 2022 3:23PM EST Congress is considering shipping reforms that would give the Federal Maritime Commission more power. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The […]
10.02.2022

Maersk to debut new Houston, Norfolk trans-Pac service in March

Ocean carriers have introduced new services to the US East and Gulf coasts and added capacity to existing services. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Maersk will add a […]
10.02.2022

 US resin shippers face spotty service as exports grow

Houston is adding more container yard and berth space to ease the flow of both exports and imports. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Cuts in ocean services, inconsistent […]
10.02.2022

US resin shippers face spotty service as exports grow

Houston is adding more container yard and berth space to ease the flow of both exports and imports. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Cuts in ocean services, inconsistent […]
10.02.2022

Increased transloading not main reason for SoCal IPI slump: analyst

The number of ISO containers moving out of the IANA Southwest Region to the regions east of the Rockies was down 30 percent versus the prior […]
10.02.2022

Europe-based Shippeo adds to crowded US visibility field

Shippeo’s focus is on integrating with both shipper- and carrier-oriented transportation management systems to create bidirectional data and value. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The US real-time transportation […]
09.02.2022

Slower import growth still no relief for congested US ports: retailers

Projecting import volumes is difficult because containers sitting on vessels at congested ports one month may not be counted until the following month, US retailers say. […]
09.02.2022

Charleston projects mid-March to clear anchored vessels

The Port of Charleston saw vessel backups after Thanksgiving, but the current number of anchored vessels is double that total. Photo credit: Dillon McDonald/South Carolina Ports […]
09.02.2022

Maersk extends door-to-door reach with Pilot acquisition

Pilot expanded its home delivery services last year through the acquisition of DSI Logistics. Photo credit: Pilot Freight Services. Maersk is responding to shipper need for […]
09.02.2022

Truckload capacity software vendor Parade lands funding round

Parade’s software is designed to sit on top of a broker’s existing tools, such as a transportation management system, and automate capacity management tasks. Photo credit: […]