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Rising diesel costs strain U.S. truckers and shipping operations

Diesel costs are reaching new heights in the United States, straining the operations of trucking companies and destroying the transportation budgets of companies that need to ship goods. The price of fuel that powers heavy trucks has risen more than $1.50 a gallon in about two months, according to the US Energy Information Administration. The […]

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Selling prices and rental rates drop for used containers

Jhe latest container logistics report from Container xChange, a marketplace and technology infrastructure provider for container logistics companies, indicates a drop in average prices for used containers. The report also shows a drop in average one-way pickup charges for Ex China containers to Northern Europe, Europe Med, Northeast Asia and the Middle East and Indian […]

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Shipping delays are back as China lockdowns spread around the world

Data from Project44, which tracks global supply chains, showed that shipping delays between China and major US and European ports have quadrupled since late March, when China shut down the city of Shanghai, which has the busiest container port in the world. In late April, ships from China to Seattle were taking four days longer […]

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Tesla starts shipping white Model Ys from Giga Berlin

Credit: Markus Schutti/Facebook Just over a month into production and deliveries of black Model Y Performance cars, Giga Berlin began shipping cars painted white. Several white Model Y Performance SUVs were spotted leaving the factory this week on the back of a car carrier. According to Markus Schutti, who shared the photo on Facebookthe transporter […]

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Air Products will provide a green hydrogen filling station in 2023

Air Products (NYSE: APD), Schenk Tanktransport and TNO are collaborating on the Clean Hydrogen and Road Transport Project (CH2aRT), an initiative that will develop hydrogen trucks and a public hydrogen fueling station. The project focuses on hydrogen in heavy road transport and is funded by the transport program DKTI (demonstration program for climate technologies and […]

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Summary of the first quarter of the Port of Gothenburg – increase in freight volumes

The global logistics system is still under pressure and continues to be affected by disruptions. As Covid-19 restrictions are lifted around the world, parts of Asia are experiencing lockdowns with global repercussions. The Russian invasion of Ukraine affects European and world trade. In the port of Gothenburg, however, volumes continue to increase. This is shown […]

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Cochin shipyard to build first indigenous hydrogen-powered electric vessels

To kick-start the country’s green shipping efforts, Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) will develop and build the first indigenous hydrogen-powered electric vessels, the Union Minister for Ports, Shipping and Services said on Saturday. waterways, Sarbananda Sonowal. Inaugurating a workshop on green shipping, Sonowal said the project will be carried out by the CSL in collaboration with […]

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Millions of bees die after a transport accident with Delta Air Lines

About 5 million bees bound for Alaska last weekend were captured when Delta Air Lines routed them through Atlanta, where most of the bees died after being left for hours in crates on the ground by warm weather. The bees were the first of two shipments ordered by Alaskan beekeeper Sarah McElrea from a distributor […]

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Trending food traders explain why they’re opening on Fargate in shipping containers

A group of local independent businesses will take center stage as occupants of a new £300,000 attraction in Sheffield city centre. The new hub, made up of shipping containers, will be placed atop Fargate and will include food vendors, shops, restrooms, living walls, outdoor seating and a large screen. Construction is currently underway in Leeds […]

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“Buy with Prime” lets third-party websites leverage Amazon’s shipping and logistics power

The big picture: If there was ever a company that learned the value of marketing its own tools, it would be Amazon. The company adapted its own software-defined infrastructure and developer tools and separated them to create AWS (Amazon Web Services), the original and still market-leading cloud computing service. Although it took several years before […]

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Maritime investments at a sustained pace for new and second-hand vessels

IInvestments in the new construction and S&P markets have been largely flat over the past week. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Intermodal noted that “SnP activity remained strong for another week, with tanker sector buyers focusing primarily on the clean sector, while firm interest was noticeable for all dry bulk sizes.In the tanker sector, […]

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Mandarin Shipping on Container Shipping Industry Outlook

The container shipping industry could see a “very strong” recovery from late April as China’s Covid situation eases, Mandarin Shipping founder Tim Huxley told Street Signs Asia on Monday. CNBC. Shanghai has been in lockdown since last month due to an increase in Covid-19 cases. The city, which is also home to the world’s busiest […]

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China’s widening COVID restrictions threaten global supply chain paralysis

China’s race to stop the spread of COVID-19 is clogging highways and ports, locking up workers and closing countless factories – disruptions that ripple through global supply chains for goods ranging from electric vehicles to iPhones. As some factory owners try to resist with ‘closed-loop’ management that keeps workers indoors in isolation, some said it […]

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Port of Shanghai maintains stable operation with “closed-loop” system

The Port of Shanghai is maintaining smooth and stable operation with strengthened pandemic control measures amid the recent COVID-19 surge, port engineers said this week. Shanghai port operator Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) said loading and unloading at the port is going pretty well. “Closed-loop management” inside the Shanghai port area can ensure 24-hour uninterrupted […]

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China emphasizes smooth freight transport amid epidemic

China called for all possible efforts to ensure the smooth transportation of medical and epidemic prevention materials, daily necessities, government reserve goods, and postal and express deliveries. Local authorities are prohibited from blocking or closing highways, ordinary roads, waterways or ship locks without permission, according to a circular issued by the State Council’s interagency COVID-19 […]

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FBX index: The China Covid effect

Currently, Shanghai is under lockdown as Chinese authorities try to stop the spread of Covid. The terminology used is “Zero-covid dynamics”. But whatever the terminology, the reality is that a city of 25 million people remains in lockdown and with that comes the closure of manufacturing plants, warehouses as well as an acute shortage of […]

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Shipping Competition Reform Act Will Harm Shipping Industry

This is an editorial by Lauren Brand, President of the National Association of Waterfront Employers, a Washington-based trade association whose member companies are private stevedores, marine terminal operators and other waterfront-related employers. . The prices of consumer goods are rising, and it’s not hard to see why. Growing demand has been met with supply chain […]

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RMG Exporters Push Ctg Port And Customs For Smooth Shipping Before Eid

Garment exporters have asked the Port of Chattogram and customs authorities to take the necessary measures to deal with the increased shipping pressure ahead of the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr. The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association, in a letter, submitted an 11-point proposal to the Chattogram Port Authority (CPA) for this purpose. Proposals include allocating separate […]

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2 shipping stocks to buy in April, 2 to sell

The Russo-Ukrainian war compounded global logistical disruptions. According to the International Chamber of Shipping, Ukrainian and Russian shipping workers make up 14.5% of the global maritime workforce. The shipping industry therefore continues to suffer from a severe labor shortage. However, the demand for the shipping sector remains strong due to a growing need for exports […]

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Port of Long Beach launches clean truck fund rate

Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, and Port of Long Beach and Port of Los Angeles officials gathered Friday to launch the Clean Truck Fund rate, which will accelerate the deployment of zero-emission trucks and infrastructure in the largest port complex in the country. Starting April 1, cargo owners will pay […]

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Atlanta BeltLine to get six black-owned businesses, all housed in shipping containers

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) and The village market (TVM) announced on Friday that the companies will join forces to launch Beltline Marketplace. This pilot program will provide new, affordable business opportunities to up to six local, Black-owned businesses with storefronts directly on the multi-use trail as part of ABI’s first small business incubator. Sign up […]

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Building the Supply Chain Information Highway

PORT DATA SHARING PROJECT ENTERS DEMONSTRATION PHASE For cargo to continue flowing in the future, the details of its journey must also flow. That’s why the Port of Long Beach is moving forward with its supply chain information highway, said Mario Cordero, port executive director. “Just as our industry relies on the international twenty-foot equivalent […]

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How soaring shipping costs are driving up prices around the world – IMF Blog

By Yan Carrière-Swallow, Pragyan Deb, Davide Furceri, Daniel Jiménez and Jonathan D. Ostry The sea carries more than 80% of the world’s traded goods, most of which sail inside 40-foot-long steel containers stacked in their thousands on some of the largest ships ever built. The shock of the pandemic has underscored how crucial shipping container […]

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Greenwich’s XPO Logistics sells its transportation business for $710 million

GREENWICH — XPO Logistics on Friday announced a $710 million cash sale of its North American intermodal business, which involves freight requiring more than one mode of transportation. The transaction supports the Greenwich-based company’s previously announced plan to spin off its truck brokerage business. STG Logistics, based in Bensenville, Illinois, purchased the intermodal unit, which […]

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Shipping Policy Changes Could Help Lost Farm Businesses, Executives Say | News

“Another big issue is our port infrastructure,” Bowman said over the phone from California. “Port productivity is challenged by the fact that most of our ports were built when ships were much smaller than they are today. When he started his business, the big ships held about 4,000 containers, he recalls. “In the late 1980s, […]

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Apache Junction developer turns shipping containers into homes

APACHE JUNCTION (3TV/CBS 5) – A Valley developer says shipping containers from overseas could be the answer to affordable housing in one of the country’s hottest real estate markets. Once transported by trains or ships, these rows of shipping containers are now transformed into homes. “So this is our apartment building going to downtown Phoenix,” […]

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5 ways to save on shipping

Shipping is ideally the last interaction we have with customers. Therefore, getting it right is crucial. There are many options to create a more accurate shipping strategy, while saving money. Here are five ways ShipStation Australia can help you save money (and time) on shipping. 1. Automate your shipping process Your shipping strategy has a […]

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USPS will add new shipping fees starting April 3

It was only two months ago that we last covered price hikes made by the United States Postal Service (USPS), with the agency raising prices by more than 3% for priority mail services and increasing also the costs of several shipping options. Unfortunately, it’s time to prepare for the next major change. The Postal Service […]

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Ford will start shipping Explorers without all the parts – and add them later

The auto industry has a saying: you can’t build a car with 99% of the parts. But the shortage of computer chips proves this adage wrong. Ford will start shipping Explorer SUVs without all of its chips to meet the tight inventory of vehicles available for sale at dealerships. The automaker revealed this weekend that […]

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T-Ports continues consultations for the transport of Kingscote timber to Kangaroo Island | the islander

Logistics company T-Ports is continuing to consult with the community on its proposal to ship timber products through and from Kingscote Dock. T-Ports chief executive Kieran Carvill said the company was in constant contact with stakeholders. “We intend to visit the island again in the coming weeks to undertake more individual discussions,” he said. There […]

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Russian sanctions hamper shipping even as pandemic pressure eases

Russian ships banned from docking in Britain. Cargo containers pile up in European ports. Air freight rerouted around Ukraine and Russia. As the global economy was poised to emerge from the coronavirus pandemic, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and global sanctions on Moscow are impacting logistics and supply chains, creating bottlenecks in the economy. strangulation in […]

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Port of Long Beach begins construction of microgrid project

The Port of Long Beach is pursuing an emissions-free future with a microgrid demonstration project that will generate a reliable supply of electricity for the port’s main security facility – the Joint Command and Control Center. Construction began this week on the project, which aims to provide energy resilience to the security center while improving […]

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Congestion crisis highlights urgent need for New Zealand cabotage – Maritime Union of New Zealand

The Maritime Union says the growing crisis of congestion and delays is compounded by a lack of New Zealand-based cabotage in the freight space. Maritime Union of New Zealand national secretary Craig Harrison said there are multiple aggravating stress points in the system, the latest of which was trucking delays affecting the South Island. Mr […]

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Packing Service Inc. provides nationwide packing, crating and shipping services

Top Professional Shipping Company reaches all parts of the country March 7, 2022 – Packing Service Inc., one of the leading professional shipping companies, now provides nationwide packing, crating and shipping services that can benefit both residential and commercial customers. Packing and moving things from one part of the country to another can become a […]

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CNY’s Ukrainian community sends trucks full of humanitarian supplies to their home country

WARNERS, NY (WSYR-TV) – More than a million refugees have now fled Ukraine as Russia continues its war against the sovereign nation. Here in central New York, the Ukrainian community is doing everything they can to help their suffering people, including collecting and shipping hundreds of boxes full of humanitarian supplies. It’s a hard reality […]

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Oakville Church Ships Supplies to Ukraine

A 2016 census reported that the city of Oakville is home to 836 people of Ukrainian descent. It seems that number has surely increased as the community turns to help those under siege. Father Michael Loza says that when war hit, the community sprang into action. Boxes filled with clothing, toiletries, first aid and non-perishable […]

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Shipping giants avoid Russia as Western net tightens

West imposes unprecedented sanctions after Ukraine invasion TotalEnergies says there is no capital for new projects in Russia Austrian Raiffeisen Bank plans to leave Russia – sources March 1 (Reuters) – The world’s largest shipping companies MSC and Maersk (MAERSKb.CO) on Tuesday suspended shipping containers to and from Russia, deepening the country’s isolation as its […]

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The most brilliant invention of the 20th century was the shipping container

MAlcolm McLean is perhaps the most important person you have never heard of. His claim to fame? Invent a box. But not just any box. McLean, a high school graduate truck driver from North Carolina, came up with the idea of ​​creating a series of standardized, intermodal steel containers that could be neatly stacked on […]

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3 Common Shipping Methods for Freight Chains – The Dixon Pilot

Selecting the best shipping method for your cargo is key to ensuring it arrives at its destination on time and in one piece. But if you don’t know your options, you may have a hard time deciding what’s really ideal for your needs. Luckily, we’ve compiled a short list of standard shipping methods, their pros […]

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How shipping difficulties and a cash flow crisis pushed a St. Lawrence mine to the brink

Despite growing production and a thirsty market, logistical challenges and a lack of cash have pushed the fluorspar mine in St. Lawrence, N.L., to the brink, sending economic shockwaves through the entire Burin Peninsula. More than 200 employees of Canada Fluospar Inc. received layoff notices this week, leaving only dozens of workers on site to […]

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Georgia O’Keeffe Museum Obtains Patent for High-Tech Transport and Storage Container | Business

Space-age and agricultural-age engineers have teamed up with the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum to create a next-generation transport crate for fine art that travels the world. The art is transported to places like New York, London, Cairo and Shanghai via old-fashioned padded wooden crates, said Dale Kronkright, curatorial manager at the O’Keeffe Museum. That’s how Kronkright […]

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GM ProCharger Supercharger Kits for 2021 Model Trucks

Fresh off the presses and packing more power than ever, comes the news that America’s favorite supercharger maker, ProCharger, has started shipping GM supercharger kits for model year 2021 trucks with automatic transmissions. 10LXX 10-speed. These simple boost bolts deliver up to 50% more horsepower gains on pump gas whether you choose to attach your […]

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Current limitation on acceptance of export deliveries at Hamburg terminals

Very dear customer,Following an overall high volume of cargo, industrial action, unfavorable weather conditions as well as continued congestion and delays in most European ports causing disruptions to the ship network, all terminals in Hamburg continue to benefit from maximum use of the yard. To ensure a sustainable operation of the yard under the given […]

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BioNTech unveils ‘cheap’ shipping container kit for manufacturing vaccines worldwide – Endpoints News

What do you get when you combine 12 shipping containers and some of the most innovative vaccine science? A futuristic way to manufacture high-demand vaccines. BioNTech has been saying for months now that it wants to establish domestic vaccine manufacturing operations in Africa, where access is a big issue and vaccination rates for Covid lag […]

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The Untold History of Containers | Shipping

One of the greatest inventions of the 20th century is perhaps one of the least obvious. It doesn’t have the ubiquitous smartphone glamour, but it’s arguably just as important. With around 90% of the world’s goods – including food, technology and medical supplies – transported by sea, the importance of containers in everyday life is […]

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The Port of Long Beach prepares for a year of transformation

Transformation is needed across the entire supply chain to meet future growth and opportunities in international trade, Port of Long Beach Executive Director Mario Cordero said Wednesday during a virtual keynote on port status. Technology, partnerships and a continued evolution toward round-the-clock operations will help the entire freight industry, from docks to gates, Cordero said […]

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A-1 Auto Transport Reports Boat Shipment Requests Increased 16% in 2021, Compared to 2020

A-1 Auto Transport can handle shipping a wide variety of boats, ships, and other watercraft, including yachts, motorboats, jet skis, and more. SAN FRANCISCO, CA/ACCESSWIRE/February 10, 2022/ A-1 Auto Transport is pleased to report boat shipping inquiries increased 16% in 2021, compared to 2020. To learn more about the shipping services offered by A-1 Auto […]

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Five Reasons Shipping Software Should Embrace Multi-Carrier Parcel Management | 2022-02-10

In 2020, the world has sneezed and scattered shipping options to the winds. For many businesses, the pandemic has since ushered in a chaotic new order when it comes to ensuring reliable transportation of goods. The past two years have brought two major changes. First, due to the growth of e-commerce, shippers who would typically […]

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Shipping delays cause chocolate milk shortage

HOULTON, Maine (WAGM) – Across the country, transportation issues and supply line disruptions have severely affected several industries, but when Houlton Farms Dairy faced a similar problem, supply shortages arose for one of the most popular products. most precious in America… chocolate milk. Brian Bouchard of NewsSource8 has the story. There’s nothing quite like a […]

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Cabotage an alternative to rail and road freight following the floods in South Africa

ROAD and rail links to Western Australia are partially reopening as flood waters recede in South Australia and coastal shipping has become an efficient alternative. Freight movement has been a challenge for around two weeks after heavy rain cut national networks and caused food supply shortages in Western Australia. The problem has necessitated the shift […]

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Carriers raise shipping prices

Adobe Stock When Dr. Charlie Hall speaks, people in green industry tend to listen. Hall was busy in the fourth quarter of 2021 giving industry talks centered on what he thinks are three of the biggest challenges horticulture businesses will face in the new year, and how growers can overcome them. “The shape of the […]

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Airline to stop shipping lab monkeys after truck crash in Pennsylvania

through: Madonna MantioneNexstar Multimedia Cable Job : February 2, 2022 / 3:02 p.m. EST / Update: February 2, 2022 / 3:02 p.m. EST (WBRE/WYOU) – An international airline that transported a shipment of monkeys to the United States for research purposes said it would not renew its contract with the shipping customer after a truck […]

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APM Terminals Accelerates Real-Time Data Availability

As container terminals face increased container volumes and increased dwell times, access to real-time data is an essential tool to help expedite the flow of containers through terminals. APM Terminals is therefore accelerating the deployment of its APIs, with greater data coverage and new APIs. An API (Application Programming Interface) is a software intermediary that […]

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Summary of logistics: US truck boost; shipping shock

The Biden administration is to invest $246 million this year to complete a 3,000-mile rural freight and passenger network that should save time and cost for long-haul trucking. The money will help improve the Appalachian Development Highway System (ADHS), a network that crosses 13 states from New York to Mississippi. It is already 85% complete […]

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Lordstown electric vans will start shipping in the second half of 2022

Lordstown Motors, the EV startup that bought GM’s Lordstown assembly plant in Ohio in 2019 to sell to Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn two years later, could start shipping its first electric trucks in 2022. The announcement does not come from Lordstown Motors but from Foxconn chairman Young Liu, who said Nikkei Asia that the Endurance […]

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Lordstown vans will start shipping this year

Famed as a major iPhone assembler and future electric car maker, Foxconn Chairman Young Liu said on Sunday that electric pickup trucks would begin rolling out of the Lordstown, Ohio, plant during the second half of this year. In an interview with Nikkei Asia about the company’s outlook for the year ahead, Foxconn Chairman Young […]

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Heated Trucks Can Save Valentine’s Day, Says Truck Shipping Expert

Truck shipping expert RoadLINX warns of added pressures and issues associated with new restrictions and the aftermath of two years of global pandemic. With new COVID-19 regulations in place in Canada in January 2022, including a vaccination mandate for truckers to and from the country, supply chain shortages are expected to impact a number of […]

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A-1 Auto Transport Reports 35% Increase in Motorcycle Shipment Requests in 2021 vs. 2020

Full-service auto transporter can meet virtually any motorcycle transport demand SAN FRANCISCO, CA/ACCESSWIRE/January 21, 2022/ A-1 Auto Transport is pleased to report that the company saw a 35% increase in motorcycle shipping inquiries in 2021, compared to 2020. For more information on motorcycle shipping services offered by A-1 Auto Transport, please visit https://www.a1autotransport.com/motorcycles/. As a […]

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Shipping constraints and price increases force Southern Aluminum Finishing to make changes

“It’s like shipping spaghetti.” After years of shipping damage, glass companies, such as Atlanta-based Southern Aluminum Finishing (SAF), have had to make some changes to their inventory and shipping processes. Due to ongoing shipping damage and rising costs, SAF has announced its decision to reduce deliveries of extrusions over 19 feet. The company has extrusions […]

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Could transporting plutonium to New Mexico lead to disaster?

Santa Fe already sees a considerable amount of radioactive waste transported near its city limits, as contaminated gloves, equipment and soil are regularly shipped from the Los Alamos laboratory. New Mexico residents are concerned about a plan to ship plutonium through the Land of Enchantment. Many people are completely unaware that nuclear materials are transported […]

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2021 GM Truck Supercharger Systems Now Ship By ProCharger

GM’s new trucks are a huge hit. The right looks and the right equipment propelled them to the top of the sales charts and really boosted the company’s bottom line. Trucks and SUVs are capable right out of the box, but as any car guy or gal knows, when it comes to power, more is […]

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Food & Water Watch urges Broward County Commission to halt LNG transportation to FL Port Everglades — Food & Water Watch

For immediate release National environmental organization Food & Water Watch sent a letter to the Broward County Commission yesterday, urging the Commission to act within its legal authority to order Port Everglades to halt all shipments of liquefied natural gas (LNG). Citing documents disclosed in a Food & Water Watch public records request that demonstrate […]

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“Container subsistence costs” pending until January 17

The Port of Long Beach and the Port of Los Angeles today announced that the review of the “container stay charge” will be postponed for a week, until January 17. The two ports have seen a combined 45% drop in aging cargo on the docks since the program was announced on October 25. The executive […]

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Big business liquor shipping bill hurts mom-and-pop outlets – Capitol Weekly | Capitol Weekly

In the latest move by foreign companies and logistics empires like Amazon to increase profits on people and crush the little man, the big liquor suppliers are pushing California to allow them to ship alcohol directly to consumers. Senate Bill 620, which will be heard in committee on Tuesday, will have far-reaching repercussions, threatening not […]

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MSC the largest ocean carrier by vessel capacity operated

January 6, 2022: Some 52 years after its founding in 1970, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) overtook the Danish group Maersk as the world’s largest container company. As of January 5, 2022, MSC is deploying a fleet of 645 container ships with a total capacity of 4,284,728 TEUs. The company has a 17% global market share, […]

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Delivery problems weigh on almond growers | News

Now that snow is building up over the Sierra Nevada, water issues appear to have been overtaken by logistical headaches, the number one concern for Kern County almond growers this year. People in the industry say port congestion has combined with a shortage of truck drivers and other supply chain issues to frustrate local farmers […]

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Delivery of vaccines to holiday expeditions

For FedEx, 2021 has been a year of unpredictable events. Consider the blistering period of freezing cold that disrupted the operations of the Memphis-based company for several days in February, forcing the shipping giant to make adjustments as it distributed COVID-19 vaccines and other packages to across the country. The cold episode only lasted a […]

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Expect more shipping chaos with the Omicron variant

From sailors refusing to reboard ships to truck drivers whose concerns over COVID-related border closures outweigh the lure of a wage hike, the transportation industry braces for another year of A roller coaster of supply chain disruption. As Omicron infections increase and governments tighten restrictions, logistics companies around the world, from global giants to small […]

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The turmoil shows that the expedition is submerged ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

.Photo {width: 100%;max width: 50rem} The turmoil in the global supply chain this year has exposed just how complex it can be to do the seemingly simple job of getting a product from one place to another. The need to ship surgical masks to West Africa from China may have a cascading effect on Ford’s […]

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GMC Hummer EV officially begins shipping to customers

After a rapid development cycle, the 2022 GMC Hummer EV Edition 1 pickup truck officially began shipping to paying customers, starting with VIN 001 – a truck auctioned for charity in Barrett-Jackson last spring, for in the amount of US $ 2.5 million. For now, GM is only building and delivering the sold-out GMC Hummer […]

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What you need to ship your car overseas

People move abroad for different reasons. Maybe you are moving because of your job, or you and your partner are getting married and moving to a new place together. Regardless of why relocation is on the agenda, the fact remains that relocation can be a difficult process. Moving is particularly tricky if you own a […]

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Pete Buttigieg, Tom Vilsack’s letter will not solve shipping crisis

A record number of container ships await unloading due to the blocked ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach near Long Beach, Calif., September 22, 2021. (Mike Blake / Reuters) The Biden administration again urged global ocean carriers on Friday to accept more export freight and restore service to underutilized West Coast ports to ease […]

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What happens after purchasing a product online, shipping it to the warehouse

ROUTES IF YOU ARE LIKE MOST OF US YOU HAVE DONE A LOT OF ONLINE SPPING, BUT IT HAPPENS A LOT AFTER YOU NOW PRESS THE REBECCA BUTTON OF KMBC9 AND TAKES US BEHIND THE SCEN I DON’T THINK A LOT OF ANYONE REALLY UNDERSTAND. FROM WHERE THIS PRODUCT COMES IN STMO OF THEY MAKE […]

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Shipping lambs from Susanville in the 1940s – Red Bluff Daily News

California Wool Growers, 1946. “Lyman Willard, Red Bluff, Tehama County; and Susanville, Lassen County; shipped all of their black-faced lambs from their corrals near Susanville on June 30. Lambs averaged 92.6 pounds; all right, and there was no turning back. They were purchased by George Emde of Lodi, California; at 15 1/2 cents per pound; […]

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FIRST ON amNY: NYC sets five goals for more freight forwarding with bikes, boats and trains

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York City officials on Wednesday released a framework explaining how to make transporting goods in the five boroughs more environmentally friendly by moving more goods on boats, trains and bicycles rather […]

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BBB: Tips for Avoiding Holiday Shipping Scams

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – Lots of people shop for the holiday season online, which means lots of packages are delivered. The Better Business Bureau has a few reminders on what to watch out for to avoid falling victim to a scam or package theft. Katie Grevious says there are ways to protect yourself. Many […]

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Supply chain and shipping bottlenecks ease as winter winds increase

Supply chain bottlenecks are easing as fewer sea containers are anchored off California ports, but a persistent shortage of truck drivers and the impact of the latest variant of Covid-19 remain concerns. obstacles. Delays in shipping and sourcing materials played a major role in rising inflation levels in the United States But there are signs […]

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Port of LA Seroka Says Shipping Reform Act Will Increase Industry Transparency

By Ana Monteiro and Michael Sasso (Bloomberg) – The first major update to U.S. international shipping laws in more than two decades, which passed the House this week, will help boost transparency in the industry if passed by the Senate, the Senate said. chief of the Port of Los Angeles. “What it does is open […]

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Truck driver shortage leads to shortage of supplies and shipping delays – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

DAYTON – Truck, delivery and even snowplow drivers seem to be in short supply these days. And that was in part the reason for the delivery delays across the country. A local truck driver told News Center 7 things are getting worse. Michael Sidenstick, who works for Platinum Express, has been driving trucks for almost […]

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How Auto Transport Companies Are Using Technology To Easily Move Vehicles Across The Country

photo by Stefan Doncean of Pexels The car shipping industry offers great convenience to car owners. On the one hand, car shipping makes it easier to transport your car to your new home, especially if you are moving to another state or country. You simply ship your car and it is delivered to the pick-up […]