Current news, information and trends in the ocean freight industry covering freight lines, carriers, logistics and classification.

ILWU signs off on next steps to approve tentative labor contract

Posted 04/06 · 09:30 AM · LM Editorial
Roughly six weeks after the International Warehouse & Longshore Union and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) reached a tentative five-year labor agreement, following nine months of often acrimonious negotiations that led to myriad supply chain and logistics disruptions, the ILWU said late last week that steps are being taken to make the tentative agreement a done deal.
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Port of Oakland Reports Less Congestion

Posted 04/02 · 11:55 AM · SCMR Editorial
Port officials said most ships are in-and-out of Oakland within two days.
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True collaboration is still a distant goal for shippers, carriers, ports

Posted 03/31 · 09:24 AM · LM Editorial
Despite great strides in mechanization and technology, many U.S. ports and terminals remain challenged by political conflicts, internecine competition, and internal communication issues.
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Navis World 2015 Examines Complexity of Port and Terminal Operations

Posted 03/31 · 09:15 AM · SCMR Editorial
Despite great strides in mechanization and technology, many U.S. ports and terminals remain challenged by political conflicts, internecine competition, and internal communication issues.

Global seaport terminal operators urged to “Be Bold”

Posted 03/31 · 09:02 AM · LM Editorial
Navis World 2015 welcomes record crowds to examine technological solutions to port congestion
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Global Seaport Terminal Operators Urged to “Be Bold”

Posted 03/30 · 08:54 AM · SCMR Editorial
Supply chain managers reliant on global ocean carrier cargo services will be watching developments now underway in San Francisco this week with great interest.
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Port of New Orleans setting new cargo throughput records

Posted 03/27 · 03:40 PM · LM Editorial
2014 was a very good year for the Port of New Orleans, and officials there are forecasting an even more robust cargo scenario in 2015.

Shippers held “hostage” by ILWU once again?

Posted 03/26 · 09:21 AM · LM Editorial
Indications given by a splinter group of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union suggest that shippers should not assume the tentative contract with the Pacific Maritime Association is a “done deal.”
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George A. Kohlrieser to deliver keynote at Navis World 2015 Conference

Posted 03/26 · 09:12 AM · LM Editorial
Navis announced that George A. Kohlrieser, an internationally recognized expert on leadership, will present a general session at Navis World 2015, taking place March 29-April 1, 2015 at the Intercontinental San Francisco Hotel.
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Long-term consequences of West Coast port congestion yet to be realized, say insurance specialists

Posted 03/23 · 09:07 AM · LM Editorial
Zurich Insurance and their head of Strategic Business Risk, Linda Conrad, are sharing some interesting insights into the longer-term financial implications of the prolonged West Coast port disruption for retailers across the country.
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