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Everything you need to know about shipping a car in winter

Post views: 0 If you plan to ship your car in the winter, there are a few things you need to know. Cold weather can affect both the shipping process and your car itself, so it’s important to be prepared. Let’s see everything you need to know about shipping a car in the winter, […]

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Performance Team Adds Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Southern California

Performance Team announces the installation and operation of two new electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Los Angeles County. These stations will serve the current fleet of 24 electric trucks and 36 by the end of the year. The Volvo Class 8 electric trucks will be used in Southern California for short-haul warehouse and distribution […]

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Côte d’Ivoire Terminal officially launches its operations

After a series of test stops, the new Côte d’Ivoire terminal in Abidjan officially marked its operational and commercial commissioning on November 2 in the presence of port authorities and other local stakeholders. The first vessel officially operated at the terminal was a 267 meter long CMA CGM ROSSINI with a total capacity of 5770 […]

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Shipping Intelligence – Markets – Business Recorder

KARACHI: Report by Karachi Shipping Intelligence incorporating changes up to 7 a.m. Monday (November 7, 2022). ============================================================================= Alongside East Wharf ============================================================================= Berth Ship Working Agent Berthing No. Date ============================================================================= B-1 Lila Disc East Wind Ace Chemical Shipping Company 06-11-2022 B-6/B-7 Tarlan Disc Feeder 07-11-2022 Load Logistic Container B-10/B-11 Multan Load Universal Clinkers Shipping (Pvt) Ltd […]

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ProShip Adds Better Trucks as Flexible Option to Multi-Carrier Shipping Platform

Better Trucks next day and two-day delivery is available to top retailers as peak shipping season approaches CHICAGO, November 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Better trucksa regional last-mile parcel platform, and ProShipa multi-carrier shipping software platform, announces an integration that allows all current and potential ProShip customers to instantly and easily use Better Trucks’ strategic […]

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US to spend $703 million to improve ports

The US Department of Transportation is providing $703 million for 41 port infrastructure projects in 23 states, according to documents seen by Reuters. The funds will boost coastal, Great Lakes and inland river ports. The awards aim to improve supply chain reliability, electrify equipment, improve or create new rail and road connections, boost offshore wind […]

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PIL introduces intermodal services to boost connectivity

In line with its desire to improve connectivity for its customers, Pacific International Lines (PIL) is pleased to introduce PIL Intermodal Services, which offers rail, truck and barge services to complement its container shipping services. PIL intermodal services are available on PIL’s existing network in Intra-Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and Oceania. The […]

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Kuehne+Nagel: Strong profit growth continues in 2022

Kuehne+Nagel well positioned in a complex market environment Net turnover in 9M: CHF 30.6 billion; EBIT CHF 3.1 billion; conversion rate 36.2% Best results over nine months Kuehne+Nagel Groupmillion francs 9M 2022 9M 2021 Δ Q3 2022 Q3 2021 Δ Net sales 30,603 21,841 40% 9,972 8,568 16% Gross profit 8,610 6,871 25% 2,712 2,544 […]

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German corn harvest 2022 down 20.2% YoY

Germany’s maize (grain maize) harvest in 2022 will drop 20.2 percent on the year to around 3.54 million tonnes, the German association of agricultural cooperatives said in a harvest report on Wednesday. German corn has suffered from the prolonged drought and heat wave in the country this summer, he said. Other European corn crops, notably […]

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Reliable Shipping Ltd fined £400,000 over worker injury

A LOGISTICS company has been fined £400,000 after a worker broke his back falling from a forklift. The injured man was one of two employees loading a shipping container at Reliable Shipping Limited freight forwarders in the Severalls Industrial Estate, Colchester. To reach the highest pallets inside the container, the injured man had been lifted […]

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Last-Minute Amazon Halloween Costumes: 2-Day Shipping to the Rescue

Halloween is like New Year’s Eve to me, in that it always seems so fun, but it ends up being more stressful than anything else. You need to figure out your plans, put together outfits, and coordinate with your friends. Seeing this in writing doesn’t sound like much, but believe me, it’s stressful. Luckily for […]

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Leverage technology to track returnable shipping containers

Shipments were not always moving directly from point A to point B. Sometimes they would sit in the trucker’s driveway overnight, delaying the scheduled delivery. Since then I have tried many ways to track containers ranging in value from $5 to over $1500 profitably. In the 1990s, the use of sensor technology was not financially […]

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Business owners balance shipping costs and inflation as they prepare for the holiday season

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) — Business was lively on Friday afternoon inside Light Years, a jewelry store in the village district. “Our foot traffic has been very good here,” said owner Shannon Joyce, who took over the business in early April. Joyce noted that they received some relief from lower overseas shipping prices. Data compiled by […]

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Memphis moving company ships hurricane relief to Florida

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Big League Movers is looking to do something big to help those affected by Hurricane Ian, so the local moving company is collecting take-out items in Fort Myers, Florida. Over the next three days, a moving truck travels through the Mid-South, reaching three locations in the hope that you will donate generously. […]

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Green corridors for navigation come to life

Together with the Maersk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (MMMZCS), McKinsey has provided a 104-page framework for assessing potential corridors. According to its authors, the report, titled “Feasibility Phase Blueprint” – “provides an approach for designing and demonstrating the feasibility of green corridors”. It is intended to serve as a ready-to-use guide for […]

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Keefer Terminal is a hub for shipping project cargo

The Keefer Terminal, located in the Port of Thunder Bay, is an ideal hub for shipping and storing large pieces of infrastructure for a variety of projects (project cargo); advantages include cost effectiveness, transit time and reliability. Keefer Terminal was built in the 1960s and has undergone extensive upgrades over the past two decades. The […]

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Best Car Transport Companies in Florida 2022 – Forbes

There are a number of considerations to take into account when choosing the best car transport company to move your car to or from Florida, but at first glance most companies may seem the same. The top rated national brands can all move your car from any US state to any other US state and […]

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More coastal shipping options on the horizon for Timaru Port

AIMAN AMERUL MUNER / Stuff Other container shipping options are on the horizon for Timaru Port. (File photo) Strong New Zealand coastal shipping demand is providing new opportunities for PrimePort Timaru with a new vessel calling in September and another servicing over 50 South Canterbury importers, exporters and freight forwarders. Pacifica Shipping’s new ship is […]

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Shipping: Ocean liners swimming in cash but supply chains are collapsing

2022 will be a banner year for container shipping companies. We expect the sector’s revenues to jump +19% y/y and its operating cash flow to increase by +8% y/y. Although freight rates have fallen by -32% since the start of the year, they are still well above the pre-pandemic average (6,400 USD/forty-foot box compared to […]

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Port Newark and the Origins of Container Shipping

“An inventor is just a guy who doesn’t take his education too seriously.” –Charles Kettering Just for fun, try asking a friend a few questions. Who developed the phone? Chances are your friend will answer, Alexander Graham Bell. Who developed the light bulb? That would be Thomas Edison. Who developed the telegraph? That would be […]

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Bharat Jodo Yatra; What are Truck Mounted Shipping Containers?

It’s like a magic village which appears every night on one hectare and which disappears in the morning to reappear on another site. Among the crucial elements of Bharat Jodo Yatra’s entourage are the 60 truck-mounted shipping containers that provide sleeping spaces and other facilities for Rahul Gandhi and other yatris. Each container is numbered. […]

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ENGINE: Americas Bunker Fuel Availability Prospects

North AmericaVLSFO and LSMGO grades are readily available in the Houston area and off the US Gulf Coast.LSMGO availability is normal in Lake Charles. A supplier can deliver on specific dates.The rapid availability of VLSFO has been slightly more uneven in New York, particularly during the second half of last week. But supplies have gradually […]

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U.S. producer prices register second straight monthly decline in August

U.S. producer prices fell for a second consecutive month in August as the cost of gasoline fell further, leading to the smallest annual increase in a year, which could ease inflation fears. Wednesday’s Labor Department report also showed that core producer inflation rose moderately last month, suggesting struggling supply chains were loosening. This followed Tuesday’s […]

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Biden administration urges unions, railroads to avoid shutdown

The Biden administration has urged railroads and unions to reach a deal to avoid a railroad work stoppage, saying on Monday it would represent “an unacceptable outcome” for the U.S. economy that could cost $2 billion. per day. Railroads, including Union Pacific, Berkshire Hathaway’s BNSF, CSX and Norfolk Southern, have until one minute after midnight […]

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Shipping costs are falling – but there could be a catch

Hotspot shipping rates drop, but New Zealand lags Australian trend. Photo/Michael Craig The flip side of easing spot shipping rates as consumer demand dwindles is that shipping companies can compensate by reducing space for New Zealand importers and exporters, industry leader warns freight. Rachel Madden, president of the Federation of Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders, […]

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CMA CGM creates a fund for energy transition in shipping and logistics

Strong points : The Special Energy Fund will invest to support the industrial production of new fuels, as well as low-emission mobility solutions across all of the Group’s businesses. It will help support a global innovation platform developed alongside major groups, SMEs, start-ups and the academic and scientific community French shipping conglomerate CMA CGM is […]

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CMA CGM creates a $1.5 billion fund to accelerate the decarbonization of shipping

French shipping giant CMA CGM has decided to create a Special Energy Fund, with a budget of $1.5 billion over five years, to accelerate its energy transition and achieve net zero carbon by 2050 . The fund will invest to support the industrial production of new fuels and low-emission mobility solutions across all of the […]

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FMC’s Carl Bentzel worries port congestion will impact peak shipping season

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] With the growing number of freighters on the Atlantic and Pacific coasts waiting to be unloaded, nearly 150, Federal Commissioner for Maritime Affairs Carl Bentzel believes the next peak season for retailers could be extremely difficult and that the already strained supply chain could […]

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Recently launched Expedite All targets 10% reduction in expedited shipping rates

Expedited freight shippers are used to paying top dollar to get their goods where they need to be – and fast. But Alex Winston said that shouldn’t be the norm. “We’re trying to change it to, yeah, it’s going to be fast, but it’s not that expensive,” he told FreightWaves. Winston is president of Expedite […]

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Gary Griggs, Our Ocean Backyard

If you were to look at the labels on almost all of your clothes indicating where they were made, or your car, computer, phone, bicycle, microwave, tools, or most other things you use or touch daily, there are very high odds that they were manufactured elsewhere and delivered to a west coast port on a […]

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The Melon Journey: A Story From End to End

Transporting melons from Guatemala to the United States is no trivial task. Here’s how Sealand America makes life easier for Exportadora Atlantico SA with an end-to-end solution. It is not without difficulties, when the Guatemalan company Exportadora Atlantico SA exports more than 25,800 tons of melons to the United States each year. But with an […]

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Point of view: The work year – knowing your worth

We all know that commerce doesn’t work without people, from the worker who makes the products to those who transport the coveted cargo. In recent months, we have seen the men and women responsible for freight transport stepping up and pushing back on wage offers. They become aware of their value and their central role […]

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Resilience in Action – Piloting the Supply Chain Resilience Model

One of the key lessons from the pandemic and its aftermath is the importance of resilience in supply chains. Unforeseen challenges have caused delays and headaches in logistics networks, creating obstacles to ensure timely delivery of products to consumers. Flying in BangladeshBangladesh is a production hub for many global companies and was an optimal location […]

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Long Beach Shipping Store Discusses Details of Reintroduced Bill Affecting USPS

Long Beach, California. — Recently, a significant number of letter carriers have suffered from heat-related illnesses. As a result, it was announced that the Peggy Memorial Act was to be reintroduced. To ensure that their customers are kept informed, Shore Business Center, a FedEx parcel drop-off center, explains this important announcement in more detail. In […]

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What happened to Roy in Shipping Wars? He was a fan favorite

Shipping Wars season 9 premiered in 2021 on A&E and many fans of the show who still watch today are asking what happened to Roy Garber. He owned a business called Arbie’s Team Transport but sadly passed away. Shipping Wars first aired in 2012 and sees the cast hauling all sorts of hard-to-haul items for […]

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“Transportation turmoil has accelerated the shift to smart data loggers in cold chains”

The ongoing and costly global shipping crises affecting fresh produce industry cold chains from Europe to the United States to China, as well as across South America, l Africa and Oceania, are expected to continue for some time. “It has also led to a rapid shift towards the increased use of smart data loggers that […]

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Worldwide shipping problems will continue for years, warns EV Cargo

Global shipping problems that have sent food, clothing and commodity prices soaring are set to continue for years, putting further pressure on cash-strapped households and businesses, the giant has warned. of EV Cargo logistics. The company, which manages logistics and supply chains for supermarkets including Asda, Sainsbury’s and high street fashion giant Next, said the […]

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Shipping container fees fall worldwide, but not in the United States

An aerial view of large rigs is seen at Port Jersey in Jersey City of New Jersey, U.S., January 19, 2022. Tayfun Coskun | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images According to a recent report by Container xChange, late container fees known as Detention and Demurrage (D&D) in the United States are the highest in the […]

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USPS shipping rates will temporarily increase for peak holiday season

A month after raising the price of postage stamps, the United States Postal Service wants to increase the cost of shipping packages during the holidays. The big picture: The USPS is offering temporary rate adjustments to “help cover additional handling charges” during its busiest season. If approved, the new rates will take effect Oct. 2 […]

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The Planning Commission discusses the use of shipping containers in residential areas at its meeting on Tuesday

Effingham, IL-(Effingham Radio)- The Effingham Plan Commission began a lengthy discussion regarding the use of “intermodal shipping containers” in residential areas within the city limits. During the public hearings section of the meeting, an amendment was introduced to allow intermodal shipping containers, semi-trailers and truck bodies in industrial areas as long as there is a […]

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A-1 Auto Transport Announces New Freight Forwarding Services

From mining supplies and equipment to turbines, general cargo transportation and more, A-1 Auto Transport offers freight forwarding services tailored to the needs of their customers. APTOS, CA / ACCESSWIRE / August 5, 2022 / A-1 Auto Transport is pleased to announce that they now offer freight forwarding services. To learn more about the new […]

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Colorful debut: Hapag-Lloyd’s first “Rainbow Container” has arrived!

After 175 years, Hapag-Lloyd is injecting some more color into the shipping industry with the first Rainbow Container in company history. This is just one of the many ways we show our commitment to greater diversity, inclusion and tolerance. In summer, Hapag-Lloyd will also take part in the Christopher Street Day (CSD) Parade in Hamburg […]

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Shipping and Logistics Market Size, Share, Growth |

Pune, Aug 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The latest Shipping and Logistics Market The 2022 research report provides detailed information about the market overview, modern trends, demand and recent developments affecting the growth of the market over the coming year. The Shipping and Logistics market report also covers new business development, price, revenue, gross margin, […]

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Monsoon rains dampen fuel demand in India in July

Sales of petrol and diesel by India’s state refiners in July fell from the previous month as monsoon rains limited mobility and construction work, while high inflation reduced overall demand for goods, based on preliminary sales data. Fuel demand in India, the world’s third-largest oil importer and consumer, typically plummets during the four-month monsoon season […]

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Mercedes-Benz electric trucks now shipping, more to come

Big electric trucks are easy to get excited about. They can reduce a lot of emissions – CO2 emissions as well as other types of pollution that cause cancer, asthma and various other human illnesses and death. That’s why, since the unveiling of the Tesla Semi in 2017, many of us have been eagerly awaiting […]

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Limitation of acceptance of export deliveries at German terminals

Following an overall high volume of cargo, industrial action, unfavorable weather conditions as well as continued congestion and delays in most European ports leading to vessel network disruptions, German terminals continue to experience a maximum use of the yard. In order to ensure sustainable operation of the depot under the given circumstances, the following container […]

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UPS Tackles Rising Labor Costs and Falling Volume with Higher Shipping Rates | app

UPS posted lower shipping volumes than a year ago, but higher shipping rates generated solid revenue and profits for the company, despite the uncertain economic environment. UPS Chief Financial Officer Brian Newman said on Tuesday that there have been “many cross-currents that have contributed to a dynamic macroeconomic environment” over the past three months. × […]

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West Coast Ports Reduce Idle Vessels as Container Supply Grows

The queue of ships waiting to unload cargo at the Port of Los Angeles, North America’s busiest container port, has shrunk 80% since the start of the year as global prices for containers continue to decline, indicating an easing of supply chain disruptions. The backlog of vessels waiting outside Los Angeles fell from a record […]

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Shipping demand is down

Charleston, SC, USA – August 25, 2021: Peony, a 366 meter container ship owned by COSCO Shipping and flagged in Hong Kong, sails in the Port of Charleston. In February 2022, it was not uncommon for importers to sign annual (or longer) freight contracts. Two years of supply chain disruptions and delays will get there. […]

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The ins and outs of shipping your car to or from Washington

Shipping your car to or from Washington can seem like a big, scary deal if you’ve never done it before. Luckily, plenty of other people have done it, and we’ve compiled their wisdom in this in-depth guide to everything you need to know when shipping your car to or from Washington State. Our goal with […]

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Importers prepare for a difficult peak season | Dispatch

The shipping industry is preparing for what many projects will be another difficult peak season, as shipping and logistics interests try to prepare for increased demand. Peak shipping season generally begins in mid-August and lasts until mid-October. This period, due in large part to the upcoming pressure on retail during the holidays, is often characterized […]

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ReKaivery Shipping Container Growers Market Opens at Odell Brewing

Odell Brewing Co. will welcome its new food truck this weekend. Good kind of. ReKaivery — a shipping container “food hub” — will quietly open between Odell’s Lincoln Avenue brewery and its OBC Wine Project tasting room on Sunday, according to Austin Lammers, ReKaivery’s chief marketing officer. “It’s like a mini grocery store dedicated to […]

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APM Terminals announces organization for the Americas

The regional structure aims to better serve customers and accelerate the way the operating model works.In line with the company’s Safer, Better, Bigger growth strategy, APM Terminals announced a new regional structure to serve customers. To accelerate customer growth, improve decision-making speed, operational execution and agility across all geographies, APM Terminals integrates five global regions […]

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Freight rates begin to fall as shipping demand falters

High-priced freight contracts that were signed as carrier capacity was tight and the rush to restock inventory was in full swing are losing steam as slowing demand and a faltering U.S. economy drag prices down. shipping rates. Some companies are now renegotiating shipping agreements they entered into at the height of the surge in freight […]

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The widespread use of LNG as a bunker fuel in maritime industries is generating a new source of revenue

Wilmington, Delaware, USA – July 8, 2022 — LNG is used as a fuel in large-scale marine industries because it helps maintain an emission-free atmosphere due to its characteristic property of reducing sulfur oxide emissions., The benefits to human health and environment through the use of LNG have created immense growth opportunities for the LNG […]

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FBX index: slight shift towards market weakness

Jhe global supply chain continues to be plagued by severe congestion, which in turn has ramifications on the strength of supply and demand for the ocean leg of container shipping. The most recent May data from Sea-Intelligence shows no noticeable improvement in global reliability, as ship punctuality is still lower than in the same period […]

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Relentless record in Port Houston

The Port of Houston Authority Harbor Commission met Tuesday at its regular monthly meeting and received updates on continued record activity at public terminals. In his team report, chief executive Roger Guenther said business remained strong for container and general cargo terminals, with 21.6 million tonnes handled through May. Container activity continues at record levels […]

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Argentina truckers’ strike ends, boosting grain exports

A strike by Argentinian truckers ended on Thursday, after some unions unhappy with diesel shortages reached an agreement to end the week-long protest around the main port of Rosario, which is expected to boost the flow of grain for export . Protest by truckers over high fuel prices crippled exports of corn and other grains […]

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Pandemic subsides, recession looms for US scrap metal market in H2

US scrap suppliers face a very different economic landscape in the second half, with extreme price volatility resulting from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine giving way to an uncertain macroeconomic outlook for the steel industry. US domestic scrap metal prices jumped one notch above their previous all-time high of $600/liter on a Midwest delivered basis from […]

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French company transforms shipping containers into durable, low-maintenance swimming pools

ship containers to low maintenance pools Calaak’Oncept, a company based in Geispolsheim, France which specializes in cargotecture or the transformation of freight structures into architectural products, designs and distributes swimming pools carved in shipping containers. Called Calaak swimming pools and manufactured in the Bas-Rhin by a collective of swimming pool specialists in Geispolsheim, the custom-made […]

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New Jersey wineries battle rising wine packaging and shipping costs

MULLICA HILL, New Jersey (WPVI) – Wineries are being hit hard by the high cost of supplies, and they are also facing supply shortages. While there’s no shortage of wine, the cost of packing and shipping bottles of wine has gone up, according to some employees at New Jersey wineries. Rich Heritage, director of sales […]

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Maersk sees no letting up in soaring freight costs

Shipping containers are transported on a Maersk Line ship through the Suez Canal in Ismailia, Egypt July 7, 2021. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/DUBLIN, June 22 (Reuters) – The cost of transporting goods has jumped 25-30% since the start of the pandemic due to a series […]

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New Plymouth-Nelson truck link will revolutionize inter-island freight transport

A multi-million dollar ‘blue water’ sea route from New Plymouth to Nelson is set to revolutionize freight transport between the North and South Islands next year – more than a decade after the idea was floated for the first time. The chauffeured van service is intended to take vehicles off the road, save 2,000 tonnes […]

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Partners growing mushrooms in an old shipping container

GRIMES, Iowa (AP) — If there’s one thing that excites Josh Peitzman, it’s the promise of rain. Saturated forest floor is breeding ground for mushrooms, and 24-year-old Peitzman spends much of his free time after the rain hunting for mushrooms to identify. It has become second nature to him to wander around Granger Jester’s Park, […]

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GM Raises Price of Hummer EV Over $6,000 as Base Product, Shipping Costs Rise

U.S. President Joe Biden drives a Hummer EV as he tours General Motors’ ‘Factory ZERO’ electric vehicle assembly plant in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., November 17, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 17 (Reuters) – General Motors Co (GM.N) on Friday raised the price of its Hummer EV pickup […]

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GPA sets all-time trading record in May

The Georgia Ports Authority moved a record 519,390 twenty-foot-equivalent container units in May, beating the previous record of 504,350 TEUs set in October 2021. GPA’s May volumes increased by 8.5%, or 40,770 TEUs, compared to the same month last year. “Despite global supply chain challenges, the Port of Savannah continues to be an economic engine, […]

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Report Eyes Missouri as Hub for Shipping Container Production | Policy

JEFFERSON CITY — A new report studying pandemic-related supply chain issues recommends that Missouri become a U.S. hub for shipping container construction. According to a draft report released by Gov. Mike Parson’s Supply Chain Task Force, the state could subsidize companies that build the steel containers, which are used to transport a variety of goods […]

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Shipping Reform Act: Here’s everything you need to know

Congress will soon hold a vote — as early as next week — on the 2022 Shipping Reform Act. With bipartisan support in the House and Senate, the bill is expected to pass. The biggest overhaul of shipping regulations since 1998, the legislation expands the regulatory powers of the Federal Maritime Commission in an effort […]

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Biden pushes to cut shipping costs and fight inflation | app

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday launched a new effort to reduce the cost of shipping goods across oceans, a major challenge for retailers that the White House said has driven prices up as the world is emerging from the coronavirus pandemic. The White House released a video showing Biden talking to retail […]

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Truckers’ strike aggravates transport problems in South Korea

[Photo by Park Hyung-ki] A general strike by unionized freight truckers starting Tuesday has compounded shipping problems in South Korea in addition to a supply bottleneck and soaring production costs from expensive imports of fuel and fuel. raw materials. Members of Cargo Truckers Solidarity, an affiliate of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions, have gone […]

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Global supply chains won’t improve anytime soon

World trade fell 0.2% in March, with imports from China down 12% and those from Eastern Europe’s CIS countries down 16.4%. With China’s zero Covid policy continuing into April and May, we don’t expect trade data to be much better in those months. Although overall schedule reliability, tracked by Sea-Intelligence, improved slightly in February and […]

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Deltamarin and Technava continue their collaboration

Deltamarin has resumed an agency agreement with the Greek marine equipment agency and the technical support company Technava. Official documents will be signed during Posidonia -22.Together, the companies will look for opportunities and solutions to meet the future needs of Greek shipping. There is no one-size-fits-all solution, but now with a broader customer service profile, […]

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East Coast’s busiest seaport gets new leadership as shipping challenges increase

When Bethann Rooney first considered managing the Port of New York and New Jersey nearly a decade ago, the United States’ main east coast gateway for maritime imports was struggling to manage some 5.4 million containers per year. Now the former deck cadet on cargo ships has resumed operations in a port that is overwhelmed […]

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3 actions industry can take to decarbonize shipping

Shipping must align with the Paris Agreement’s temperature goal and operate entirely on net-zero energy sources by 2050. More than 200 signatories to the call to action launched by the industry to decarbonize shipping strongly believe that an urgent and equitable decarbonization of the maritime supply chain by 2050 is possible and necessary. The private […]

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What are the latest advances in shipping technology?

Technology has made it possible to book car shipping services online. This is a convenient and efficient way to have your vehicle shipped. You can compare the prices and services of different companies and make the best decision based on your needs. If you’re considering shipping a car, there are a few things you need […]

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Burger day, bowls in a shipping container – Press Telegram

Long Beach good berry Koolberry, recently opened at SteelCraft Long Beach, the complex built with reused shipping containers on Long Beach Boulevard and Bixby Road at Bixby Knolls. The newest addition to the restaurant complex offers a variety of acai bowls made with 100% fruit and other healthy ingredients, as well as a selection of […]

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New York beach club ships 350 tons of sand to Governor’s Island

A new beach club opens on Governor’s Island – and its owner ships 350 tons of sand with the ambitious goal of creating a tropical paradise in the middle of New York Harbor. Gitano Island – a seasonal restaurant and beach club based on the iconic Gitano restaurant and bar in Tulum, Mexico – is […]

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Long Beach and Los Angeles Seaports Partner for an Emission-Free Future

The Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles will provide an update on the status of the San Pedro Bay Ports Air Quality Action Plan on Wednesday, June 1, from 10 a.m. to noon. The meeting will include an update on the status of port technology advancement projects, feasibility assessment studies of cargo handling equipment […]

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Crowley Maritime copes with changing shipping needs

With over 130 years of experience and 7,000 employees, Crowley Maritime can optimize a supply chain solution for any manufacturer. | Photo courtesy of Crowley Maritime Christian Chensvold, contributing writer | Thursday, May 19, 2022 The most beautiful piece of fashion you’ve ever seen – and at the most incredible price – is useless if […]

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PPA and Marina adopt measures to modernize the maritime industry

ALL ABOUT SHIPPING Field questions from Manila Times editor Conrad Cariño (bottom row), TMT Maritime columnist Brenda Pimentel (middle row, far right) and TMT editor Dafort Villaseran (top row, middle) are Mark Parco (top row, left), president of the Philippine Liner Shipping Association; Asuncion de los Santos (top row, right), head of Port Operations and […]