Current news, information and trends in the ocean freight industry covering freight lines, carriers, logistics and classification.
Posted 09/07 · 08:02 AM · LM Editorial
As the Massachusetts Port Authority was bracing itself for Hurricane Irene late last month, its executive director shared some of the plans in place for growth in 2012 and beyond.
Posted 09/01 · 09:32 AM · LM Editorial
Seaports are essential to economic prosperity, and federal funding pays dividends for our country
Posted 08/31 · 04:09 PM · LM Editorial
Some of the world’s biggest importers and exporters announced that is has engaged Maersk Line in response to the ocean carrier’s recently announced “Manifesto”
Posted 08/23 · 08:03 PM · LM Editorial
Since the Massachusetts Port Authority first announced a new weekly cargo service connecting Boston with Halifax, Nova Scotia last June, shippers have been keen on learning more about the “New England-Halifax Shuttle.”
Posted 08/23 · 07:56 AM · LM Editorial
The American Association of Port Authorities will have some prominent shippers and rail partners sharing insights at its upcoming annual convention and expo
Posted 08/18 · 10:31 AM · LM Editorial
FedEx subsidiary FedEx Trade Networks, the company’s global trade arm said this week it has added three new freight forwarding offices.
Posted 08/16 · 09:11 AM · LM Editorial
Compared to a booming July 2010, monthly volumes are decent.
Posted 08/11 · 04:05 PM · LM Editorial
While the U.S. economy may be languishing in inertia, California exporters racked up their 20th consecutive month of vigorous growth in June
Posted 08/11 · 02:02 PM · LM Editorial
In its quarterly statement to investors, Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. announced that Matson would withdraw one of its two U.S.-China ocean carrier services.
Posted 08/11 · 08:20 AM · LM Editorial
Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports will remain below last year’s levels for the remainder of the summer before seeing year-over-year gains again this fall as retailers begin to stock up for the holiday season.