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29.07.2019

Container shipping amps finance aid to tariff-hit shippers

As freight forwarders extend their offerings through connected platforms, container lines are also seeing the need to amplify the services they provide to shippers. Photo credit: […]
26.07.2019

LBCT seeks to fully integrate terminal, trucker systems

By integrating their truck management systems with Long Beach Container Terminal’s system, truckers will be able to automatically make or change appointments without human intervention. Photo […]
26.07.2019

Zeamarine sets IMO 2020 bunker adjustment

Zeamarine’s Zea Frontier carrying wind blades. Photo credit: Zeamarine. Zeamarine Friday became one of the first, if not the first, major multipurpose vessel/heavy-lift (MPV/HL) carriers to […]
26.07.2019

Werner’s tech spending pays off in ‘lackluster’ market

Werner is increasing its use of real-time data and machine learning to better match shipments with truck capacity. Photo credit: Werner Enterprises. Trucking may depend on […]
26.07.2019

Panama Canal draft raised to 45 feet on recent rains

The Panama Canal on Friday increased from 44 feet to 45 feet the permitted depth of vessels passing through the critical waterway as canal authorities have […]
26.07.2019

New chassis location to speed turn times in CP’s Chicago yard

This chassis depot near CP Truck drivers picking up cargo owners’ containers in Canadian Pacific Railway’s Bensenville Terminal near Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport will have a […]
26.07.2019

New CEO for APL as carrier readies Asia-Europe exit

APL has its third CEO since being acquired by CMA CGM in 2016. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The priorities of APL’s new CEO Stéphane Courquin will be […]
26.07.2019

Maersk leveraging Loadsmart investment for US truckload booking

Maersk in October invested $21.6 million in New York-based Loadsmart as part of a broad set of initiatives aimed at creating a more digital experience for […]
26.07.2019

Upward pressure on low-sulfur fuels raises shipper risk

Eastbound trans-Pacific shippers might be asked to pay more than the expected $300 to $400 per FEU to the West Coast and $400 to $700 per […]
26.07.2019

ISPM 15 stamp no guarantee of compliance

Infestations of wood-boring siricidae wasps have been found in wood packaging materials (WPM) with legitimate stamps of treatment from Europe and other regions, according to US […]