Posted 07/21 · 10:55 PM · LM EditorialRegarding Matson and its suite of services offered by the three entities – Matson Integrated Logistics, Matson Global and Matson America – the single brand will differentiate its full range of services.
Posted 07/19 · 10:39 PM · LM EditorialJust when U.S. exports are ramping up, comes news that the American Association of Port Authorities and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration have signed a Memorandum of Intent at the Port of Oakland.
Posted 07/18 · 04:38 PM · LM EditorialAfter the critical shortages of containers of last year, production has picked up again, but high container prices and a tight ratio of containers to vessel slots will continue to constrain the availability of boxes
Posted 07/17 · 04:38 PM · LM EditorialThe American Association of Port Authorities recently commended the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and its chairman, Cong. John Mica (R-Fla.), for rolling out a comprehensive, multi-year transportation reauthoriztion proposal that is focused on improving our nation’s transportation infrastructure and, for the first time, includes a maritime title.
Posted 07/12 · 06:13 PM · LM EditorialThe container shipping industry is not the only segment of ocean carriage under severe pressure, said Moody's Investors Service
Posted 07/11 · 07:36 PM · LM EditorialWhen the National Industrial Transportation League’s ocean transportation committee meets next month in Louisville, Kentucky, the agenda will be rich indeed.
Posted 07/08 · 09:35 AM · LM EditorialGlobal express delivery and logistics services provider DHL continues to make inroads with its LCL (less-than-container-load) service, announcing two new recent additions.
Posted 07/07 · 05:27 PM · LM EditorialAnalysts add that even the realization of a decent peak season demand surge this summer will not provide enough momentum to lift severely eroded freight rates in the key east-west trades
Posted 07/06 · 12:29 PM · LM EditorialU.S. West Coast seaports honored Independence Day by shutting down operations on Monday, July 4. As well they should. It may come as a surprise to many, that the ports were closed on July 5th as well.
Posted 07/01 · 09:25 AM · LM EditorialCarriers get their house in order