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02.07.2019

Chittagong importers get help to speed depot delivery

Approximately 1,200 TEU of ICD-bound containers were at Chittagong’s port yard on Tuesday, and that number climbs each day with a fresh batch of imports. Photo […]
02.07.2019

TradeLens boosts arsenal with addition of Hapag-Lloyd, ONE

More than 100 parties have joined TradeLens in the last year, including a number of port authorities, customs agencies, and terminal operators. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Hapag-Lloyd […]
02.07.2019

Low-sulfur price indicators bullish; true view months away

Industry observers say many carriers will prefer to burn marine gasoil instead of very low-sulfur fuel oil at the outset of the IMO 2020 mandate due […]
02.07.2019

Mexico sets container port investment priorities

The CMA CGM White Shark stopped at the new Hutchison Group container terminal in the Port of Veracruz Monday, the first in-service vessel to call at […]
02.07.2019

BNSF Dallas ramp gets chassis flexibility

TRAC and DCLI have reached an interoperability agreement for the BNSF terminal outside of Dallas, which could lower the likelihood of chassis shortages. Open choice advocates […]
01.07.2019

ODFL includes shippers in ‘holistic’ disaster relief plans

ODFL will leverage its national terminal network and assets and those of customers to aid Red Cross relief efforts. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com As natural disasters such […]
01.07.2019

California truckers want clarity on clean-air goals

Truckers in California have three options to achieve state and local clean air goals — clean diesel, natural gas, and electric — in the short term. […]
01.07.2019

EU deal to spur Vietnam container trade

About 71 percent of duties on Vietnamese exports to the EU have now been removed, with the remainder being phased out over a period of up […]
01.07.2019

Wind drives project cargo on the Great Lakes and Seaway

Big Lift’s Happy River delivers wind towers to the Port of Duluth, Minnesota. Photo credit: Port of Duluth. Wind turbines have been the dominant project cargo […]
01.07.2019

Phillip Brown joins SAL’s Houston office

The SAL Lone loading three modules with weights of up to 608 metric tons. Photo credit: SAL Heavy Lift. Phillip Brown has been named vice president […]