Posted 01/12 · 10:06 AM · LM EditorialMore evidence of a rebound for U.S. West Coast ports surfaced today in recent statistical analysis
Posted 01/12 · 08:26 AM · LM EditorialIn what it described as part of an effort to extend its logistics services into new industries and geographic areas, Crowley Maritime Corporation said this week it has acquired Jarvis International Freight Inc., a Houston-based freight forwarding, export packing and logistics company primarily serving the energy, oilfield and mining industries.
Posted 12/08 · 03:43 PM · LM EditorialWith the introduction of its NVOCC e-commerce platform, ECU LINE is now connected to the INTTRA network to receive shipping instructions from their shippers.
Posted 11/15 · 02:38 PM · SCMR EditorialOfficials at the Port of Los Angeles, report that year to date, container volumes are up 17 percent, underscoring the continued reliance shippers have on transpacific calls to West Coast ocean cargo gateways.
Posted 11/01 · 11:50 AM · SCMR EditorialThe combined rail traffic to and from the northern EU seaports will rise yet again, says a recent study. But Rotterdam will gain the most share.
Posted 10/24 · 11:21 AM · SCMR EditorialWhile the long-term viability of U.S. West Coast ports is being called into question lately, Canada’s two leading Pacific Rim ocean cargo gateways are thriving
Posted 09/22 · 07:24 AM · SCMR EditorialWith the integration of Maersk Distribution Services Inc. (MDSI) into Damco, comes more transparency in global distribution, company executives in Copenhagen explained.
Posted 09/17 · 08:29 AM · LM EditorialThe Long Beach Express service will have first departures from Hong Kong and Yantian and a new second weekly call at Shanghai.
Posted 08/24 · 04:29 AM · LM EditorialThe global trading system is experiencing “extraordinary volatility” and this is being reflected in the performance of the freight forwarding industry, said Jon Manners-Bell of Transport Intelligence (Ti), a London-based think tank.
Posted 07/27 · 09:22 AM · SCMR EditorialThe signs in the transportation sector seem to be trending in the right direction, but growth is slow and volatile.