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Thursday, September 03, 2015
The Clean Cargo Working Group (CCWG) has released a report indicating that in 2014 average CO2 emissions in the global container shipping trades declined 8.4 percent from the year before.
Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Six straight days without a ship waiting for berth
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
The proposed merger of Cosco and CSCL could spark further container consolidation
Posted on 09/01 at 08:35 AM
Supply Chain •
Thursday, August 27, 2015
While the Port of Oakland agrees that Saturday gate operations might ease congestion, they have a few "concerns" of their own
The four international marine container terminals at the Port of Oakland have announced they are developing a program to operate their terminal gates on Saturdays to reduce weekday congestion at the port.
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
The once bitter rivalry between the ports of Tacoma and Seattle seems to have come to an end as both parties have entered into a joint marketing program designed to leverage the Puget Sound’s logistical advantage.
Posted on 08/05 at 04:53 PM
Ocean Cargo •
Friday, July 31, 2015
While many industry analysts contend that distribution centers near U.S. East Coast ports will see a surge of new business after the Panama Canal expansion, real estate experts say this phenomena is already underway.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
The ocean container carrier industry has been plagued by overcapacity of late, but a new technology partnership may begin to address it
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
The cost and the pain of the U.S. West Coast congestion were so high that many shippers will definitely re-route a portion of their Asian freight volume to the Gulf, East Coast ports and the Canadian ports.
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Thursday, July 09, 2015
A toxic mixture of overcapacity, weak demand and aggressive commercial pricing is threatening liner shipping industry profitability for the rest of 2015, according to the Container Forecaster report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry.