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Container Shipping: Tariff rush drives record LA-LB transloading  JOC.com

Although the 2018 imports and intermodal shipments were inflated somewhat due to the tariffs, the 10-year trend has been increased transloading of imports to ...


SC Ports Authority wants to move cargo with a barge to reduce 526 traffic  Live 5 News WCSC

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina Ports Authority is pushing for a change to how cargo containers are transported in an effort to reduce traffic on ...


Phillips to Launch Telematics Systems for Trailers, Chassis, Containers  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Phillips Connect Technologies is rolling out an expanded line of telematics systems designed to track the status and condition of trailers and ...


Global ISO Shipping Container Market 2019 - CIMC, SINGAMAS, CXIC Group, Shanghai Universal Logistics Equipment, Maersk Container Industry  Industry Module

ISO Shipping Container Market Report highlights current and future aspects of market analysis on the basis of changing trends of industry and market scenario.


Sea Container Counts Confirm Slowing US and Global Economies  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Every week, I have been forecasting a slowing economy based on the significant decline in rail movements. This week I add sea containers and truck transport ...


In pictures: Noah's Train, the new climate-minded mobile artwork  Railway Technology

Noah's Train, the longest mobile artwork in the world, visited major hubs in Europe earlier this year to promote sustainable transport and the much needed shift ...


Global ISO Shipping Container Market Outlook 2017-2019 & 2026: Growing Demand for Commodities and Rising Industrial Expansion in China are the Key Driving Factors  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, March 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "ISO Shipping Container - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to ...


Johnson City making changes to recycling program  WCYB

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. --- Johnson City is changing requirements for its curbside pickup recycling program following the recent closings of two regional ...


Sen. David Perdue column: Savannah harbor deepening key to Georgia’s success  Savannah Morning News

For the past 20 years, career politicians have been trying to deepen the Port of Savannah five feet to accommodate new, larger post-Panamax ships. In the real ...


Campaign for greater container safety must focus first on dangerous goods  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The recent reports of container ship fires has once more focussed those in the container supply chain on safety issues related to the incorrect processing of.


London provides low-income housing in modular shipping containers — Quartz  Quartz

Generally speaking, you don't want to end up at a place like Hope Gardens. The housing development, located at Meath Court in the west London borough of ...


Report: String of Massive Blazes at Sea Worrying Shipping Industry  Gizmodo

International shipping concerns are worried about a wave of major nautical blazes that have resulted in death and injury among crew as well as damage to ships ...


Russian Railways Head Oleg Belozyorov: "Container Shipping by Rail From China to Europe May Exceed 2 Million TEU/Year"  PRNewswire

VIENNA, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The transit potential of railways in Asia and Europe was the main topic of discussion at the plenary session of ...


APL providing free shipping to The Ocean Cleanup to rid the oceans of plastics  Seatrade Maritime News

APL has announced that it is providing free shipping to The Ocean Cleanup, a non-government and non-profit organisation working to develop advanced ...


Container technology: Interoperability key to widespread IoT adoption  JOC.com

Using connected devices to track container cargo shipments could transform the industry, but much of their value will remain unrealized if the systems they feed ...


Kimbal Musk's Square Roots partners with Gordon Food Service  Fast Company

Kimbal Musk's Square Roots' partnership with Gordon Food *Service* will bring hundreds of container-style farms directly to distribution centers and stores.


World rail freight news round-up  Railway Gazette International

Global Petro Storage and the Port of Amsterdam have agreed to develop a rail connection to a site adjacent to GPS's 11-tank petroleum and biofuel...


Craft Beer Cellar Now Allowed to Sell Crowlers and will do so starting Wednesday!  PoPville

From Craft Beer Cellar: “In its ongoing efforts to bring amazing beer to people, Craft Beer Cellar DC will begin offering crowlers for sale beginning Wednesday, ...


Results of Conference "Containers and Container Transportations. Topical Matters, Ideas, Solutions"  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

On 20 – 21 February 2019 the Conference "Containers and Container Transportations. Topical Matters, Ideas, Solutions" arranged by Russian Maritime Register ...


Global Trade: Rail & Intermodal  JOC.com

Rail and intermodal transport and shipping news, analysis, and business intelligence.


Report: String of Huge Blazes at Sea Worrying Transport Trade  Infosurhoy

International shipping concerns are worried about a wave of major nautical blazes that have resulted in death and injury among crew as well as damage to ships ...


Canadian National completes TransX acquisition, details capital projects in western Canada  FreightWaves

Canadian National (CNR) finalized its acquisition of trucking and transportation provider TransX, months after announcing plans to purchase the company.


Resilience360 Releases its First Annual Risk Report  Supply Chain Management Review

Supply chain risk management company Resilience360 has released its first annual Risk Report, which outlines the Top 10 Supply Chain Risks for 2019— a ...


TT Club: Campaign for Greater Container Safety Must Focus First on Dangerous Goods  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The recent reports of container ship fires has once more focussed those in the container supply chain on safety issues related to the incorrect processing of.


Operations in Flight: How Drones Are Revolutionizing Transportation and Logistics  SupplyChainBrain

Across all industries, drones became the innovation buzzword of 2018. In the consumer sector, drones are revamping photography and providing a new hobby, ...


Effective Container Checks Use Of Non-Intrusive Inspection  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

More than 90 million TEUs are handled annually in European ports. As this large number of containers means that only random checks can be carried out, the ...


Walmart Expands Private Fleet Delivery, Adds New Intermodal Service  Transport Topics Online

Walmart has begun expanding the scope and capabilities of its private fleet, taking over store distribution from dedicated contract carriers at facilities in Maine, ...


Automotive Sector Drives Demand for Returnable Transport Packaging  packagingworldnews.com

Rising demand for eco-friendly and affordable packaging, strict regulations, and long term cost efficiency and sustainability aims of retail businesses, and the ...


IKEA and shipping giant CMA CGM to pilot first sustainable marine biofuel  GreenBiz

Under a partnership announced among Swedish furniture giant IKEA, shipping group CMA CGM, the Port of Rotterdam and non-profit the GoodShipping ...


Ports and Shipping Policy in Australia - a “Wicked” Problem  The Maritime Executive

Australias Port of Newcastle CEO Craig Carmody delivered a speech at Macquarie University on March 4...


Ship Operators Raise Alarms Over String of Vessel Fires  The Wall Street Journal

The international shipping industry is wrestling with a spate of fires aboard vessels at sea in recent months that have crippled several big cargo ships, killed a ...


Beef industry blasts new transport regs, but pork and chicken say OK  Manitoba Co-operator

Animals will have less time between stops under new federal transportation rules, but the cattle industry says the changes may actually miss the mark on.


Unilode Aviation Solutions Wins 2019 IATA Air Cargo Innovation Award  AviationPros.com

Unilode's concept will allow customers to use the ULD as a proxy for air cargo located inside to track location and transmit status updates on the temperature, ...


Kelowna Students Can Save Money and Create Space with New Micro Storage Units  Benzinga

KELOWNA, Canada, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- An Okanagan-based storage business is offering new micro storage units to meet the demand of ...


Automating Container Matchbacks In The Maritime Industry Would Reduce Deadhead Miles  Benzinga

Though there is enough impetus for technology to drive efficiency within the maritime industry, it would entail disrupting processes that have remained ...


Trends in the Dry Van Container Market 2018-2028  Westminster News Online

The dry van container market is awash with assets. A wide majority of these assets have become disconnected, thereby entailing challenges apropos of issues ...


Nigerian Ports Receive 80% Cargoes For West, Central Africa – Bello  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The Nigerian Shippers' Council has said that the 80 per cent of cargoes destined for West and Central Africa are discharged at Nigerian seaports because the.


Global Shipping Containers Market 2018 Industry Key Players, Trends, Sales, Supply, Demand, Analysis & Forecast 2023  The Newsmates

Shipping Containers Market report provides emerging opportunities in the market and the future impact of major drivers and challenges and, support decision ...


Big Challenges for Shipping Industry in 2020  Apparel News

Apparel and textile importers have spent the last year challenged by rising shipping rates and tight vessel space as cargo owners scrambled to bring in ...


American Airlines Fined $13,000 After Transporting Huskies In Tiny Boxes  Simple Flying

American Airlines has been fined $13,300 for the way it transported two dogs on a trip from Dallas to London. The airline admitted fault in relation to the ...


America's crude oil faucet gets an upgrade  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The port of Corpus Christi in Texas is pulling out all the stops to capitalise on America's soaring energy export ambitions: giant new oil pipelines, terminal.


Attractive Market Opportunities in Refrigerated Transport Market Estimated to Grow at a significant rate throughout the Forecast Period  The Biz Now

Refrigerated Transport Market Report Analysis – 2019. The Refrigerated Transport market report is a most important research for who looks for complete ...


BMA International Streamlines Data Entry and Document Retrieval with Computhink's Contentverse  Fix Congress First

For over three decades, BMA International FZE has been dedicated to creating memorable shopping experiences for their customers. Their notable assets ...


Boeing Black Box Data Shows Similarities Between Ethiopian and Lion Air Crashes  The New York Times

Information from the recorders from an Ethiopian Airlines jet that crashed last weekend show similarities to an earlier crash of the same type of Boeing plane, ...


APL Partners with The Ocean Cleanup on Mission to Rid the Oceans of Plastics  Sea News

Sea News is the free online news *service* providing in depth coverage of global maritime news, Container Shipping, Port Terminal, Port Authority, Global ...


Intermodal Freight Transportation Market to Incur Steady Growth During 2015-2021  New Daily Herald

Intermodal transportation is the process of combining more than one mode of transportation for movement of people or delivery of goods. There are basically two ...


Air Cargo Container Market – Global key players are Nordisk Aviation Products (Norway), Zodiac Aerospace (France), VRR Aviation (Netherlands)  Fashion Herald

The concept of containerization, is an intermodal transportation process in which the goods are not unloaded or reloaded on to the containers from place to ...


Global Returnable Transport Packaging (RTP) Market Had a Significant Effect on Global Economy – Forecast to 2023  Norwalk Daily

Returnable Transport Packaging (RTP) market research report provides a complete study about Returnable Transport Packaging (RTP) industry by major ...


Italian container ship bound for Brazil and carrying 2,000 cars sinks off the coast of France  Daily Mail

An Italian container ship bound for Brazil while carrying some 2000 cars including some three dozen Porsches caught fire and sank in the Atlantic Ocean just off ...


Pe Film Shaped Liners Market Poised to Expand at a Robust Pace Over 2017 – 2025  New Daily Herald

Global PE Film Shaped Liners Market: Overview. Modern lifestyle has led to the rise of many trends, one of which, is to get things done 'on demand'. The rise of ...


Kim Jong Un under fire for flagrantly violating sanctions with his mysterious, growing fleet of luxurious v...  Fox News

Despite the robust United Nations sanctions that have long been slapped upon North Korea – banning sales of luxury goods and vehicles to the nuclear ...


WiseTech Global acquires leading container solutions provider, Containerchain  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Global logistics solutions group, WiseTech Global, today announced the acquisition of Containerchain, a leading container optimisation solutions provider to the.


MTC launches factory in a box Industry 4.0 initiative  The Engineer

The Manufacturing Technology Centre's factory in a box initiative promises to spread the Benefits of Industry4 .0.


Asia-Middle East trade: India-Afghanistan corridor opens via Chabahar  JOC.com

India has received its first shipment from Afghanistan after taking over the operation of cargo facilities at the Chabahar port in Iran, marking a new chapter for ...


Comparing Fortress Transprtn and Infr Investrs (FTAI) & CAI International (CAI)  PressOracle

Fortress Transprtn and Infr Investrs (NYSE:FTAI) and CAI International (NYSE:CAI) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business?


Santos operator builds container barricade as strike intensifies  JOC.com

Shippers using the Brazilian port of Santos are beginning to suffer delays amid a strike by freelance longshoremen, and terminal operators are going to great ...


A major containership fire occurs every 60 days  Seatrade Maritime News

A major containership fire occurs every 60 days it has been estimated as insurer TT Club says the campaign for greater container safety must first focus on ...


Hydrogen for light road transport: Renewables key to emission cuts  The Driven

Emissions from passenger and light commercial road vehicles make up 10 per cent of Australia's total CO2emissions, so reducing these emissions can make a ...


Infographic: Visualizing Global Shipping Container Traffic  Visual Capitalist

Globalization owes a lot to the humble shipping container. See the massive scale of global container shipping, and which countries move the most units.


Container-Shipping Companies Plan Industry Alliance  Transport Topics Online

Five container-shipping companies intend to create a nonprofit association focused on the digitalization and standardization of information used in the industry.


Container Shipping Commentary: The collapsible container's superior economics  JOC.com

The concept of the collapsible container sounds great and makes a lot of sense, but by their very nature they are more complicated to produce versus a ...


Container Farms: A New Type of Agriculture  Transport Topics Online

Innovators within the produce industry are breaking the boundaries of food production — by growing crops not in fields, but in recycled shipping containers.


China Trials Coastwise LNG Transport by Container Ship  The Maritime Executive

Chinas National Energy Administration has approved a trial effort to transport substantial volumes o...


Ready To Use Straddle Carrier Market Industry Analysis, Trend and Growth, 2018-2020  The Swiss Times

Rising sea-borne activities coupled with significant increase in containerized trade worldwide continue to remain instrumental in driving the growth of the ...


The Use of Shipping Containers in Live Fire Training  FireEngineering.com

The use of shipping containers for live fire training at fixed sites or as mobile units has become very popular in North America over the past decade. Much of the ...


Bangladesh Transport Strike: Strike paralyzes Bangladesh container transport  JOC.com

Transport workers and employers are protesting an amendment to the Road Transport Act.[caption caption="Above: A busy street in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo ...


Port of Hamburg plans Hyperloop container transport  The MediTelegraph

Hamburg - Containers that rush with almost 1200 kilometers per hour through a tube system in the port of Hamburg - with electricity from solar plants. It is only a ...


Industry Groups Object to New Chassis Fees Taking Effect at Ports  Transport Topics Online

Transportation industry groups are criticizing a plan by some ocean carriers to begin seeking new administrative fees for cargo containers, known as “street turns ...


Timber Investments Acquires 51% Interest in Columbia Containers  Transport Topics Online

Timber Investments Ltd. said it has completed the purchase of a 51% interest in Columbia Containers Ltd. from Providence Grain Group, which will retain 49% ...


One Book Explains the Rise of Globalization: It’s All in the Box  Bloomberg

At the top of my most interesting reads this year was Marc Levinson's “The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy ...


Kagame on row with Uganda: It’s all politics  The East African

Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Monday accused Uganda of erecting non-tariff barriers to trade in the region, which are detrimental to integration.


Soybean farmers explore option for containerized shipping on inland waterways  Feedstuffs

New maritime vessel offers potential to transport agricultural products via shipping containers along inland waterway system.


As of April, 24 Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (KNX) Analysts See $0.53 EPS  The EN Bulletin

On April, 24 is awaited Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KNX)'s earnings report, as reported by RTT. Analysts forecast 20.45 % diference or.


Serik Zhusupov: “There are numerous challenges hindering the development of port industry”  PortNews IAA

A regular meeting of the Board of Directors and General Meeting of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports (ASOP) was held in Saint-Petersburg on 22 March ...


Reusing shipping containers: Thinking outside the box  American Journal of Transportation

Boots are made for walking and containers are made for shipping, right? Well, not if you ask everyone! Today, we see an exhilarating creativity in the reuse of ...


Savannah Port Sets All-Time Container Record in October  Transport Topics Online

The Port of Savannah continues to break records with more container cargo moved in October than ever before. Savannah handled 413800 TEUs in October, ...


The Best Containers for Storing and Transporting Meals, According to Experts  New York Magazine

We asked nutritionists and dietitians to recommend the best containers for storing and transporting meal-prep meals. Their picks include Pyrex glass containers, ...


How shipping containers changed the world – and your day-to-day life  CityMetric

Shipping containers, it almost goes without saying, do not make good conversation starters. Bring them up at parties and you'll likely receive a few glazed looks ...


Comparing of Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (HTZ) and CAI International Inc. (NYSE:CAI)  Standard Recorder

We will be contrasting the differences between Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) and CAI International Inc. (NYSE:CAI) as far as dividends, analyst.


Japan’s Top Container Shipping Line Projects $600 Million Loss  The Wall Street Journal

Japan's Ocean Network Express, one of the world's largest container shipping operators, faces a $600 million loss in its first year in operation as it struggles with ...


Are shipping containers the future of affordable housing?  Open Access Government

Millions of people need homes. Millions of shipping containers are going unused. Could this be an answer to the global housing crisis?


Shipping containers become unorthodox retail space in Portland  Press Herald

What do you do with old shipping containers once used to carry dry cargo to its destination by ship, train and truck? Well, you can renovate them, find a location ...


Counting ?Invisible? Containers  The Maritime Executive

Industry analyst Dynamar says 124 carriers are acting as feeder container operators worldwide, deplo...


Blackstone, KKR Said to Pursue $1 Billion Container Terminal  Transport Topics Online

Cosco Shipping Holdings Co.'s sale of a container terminal in Long Beach, Calif., has drawn interest from potential buyers, including Blackstone Group LP and ...


Environmental concerns loom after MSC loses 270 containers at sea  Supply Chain Dive

MSC is directly taking over some clean-up efforts of German and Dutch waters and beaches, after rough waters caused one of its cargo ships to reportedly lose ...


Meet the $1.5m Xprize winner that makes artificial clouds in shipping containers  Digital Trends

Could the solution to a lack of clean drinking water in parts of the world be an artificial cloud inside a shipping container? It might sound crazy, but it's the ...


Container Shipping Delays: Ocean reliability woes fluster US import pick up predictability  JOC.com

Terminal operators, a very visible component of container shipping, are often the first to be criticized by BCOs and truckers when there are delays in delivering ...


Brooklyn Company Transforms Shipping Containers Into Homes, Businesses  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – About 20 million freight containers are used to transport cargo around the world. Now, a company based in Brooklyn Heights is ...


Ports Set Volume Records but Tariffs Loom  Transport Topics Online

Some of the nation's largest ports keep setting new records for cargo volumes, as trade tensions between the United States and some of its trading partners ...


Intermodal Containers: Containers out of sights of newest round of US tariffs  JOC.com

Containers were one of only five items among the original 284 items granted a reprieve by the US working group consisting of nearly a dozen federal agencies.


Soybean farmers eye inland container shipping  WorkBoat

Soybean farmers, faced with many challenges in the global marketplace, are exploring containerized shipping on inland waterways as a viable way to get their ...


With Container Ships Getting Bigger, Maersk Focuses on Getting Faster  The Wall Street Journal

Container ships have gotten ever bigger in recent years, with some about as long as the Empire State Building is tall. Now, A.P. Moller-Maersk is trying to make ...


India Exports: India starts inland waterway container service  JOC.com

India officials say the establishment of an alternative, river transport will help reduce highway congestion and increase supply chain efficiency.


Internet of Things Arrives in Intermodal  Transport Topics Online

The domestic intermodal industry has long been plagued by an inability to accurately track and report, in a timely manner, the status of a container in transit.


Scientists put a nuclear waste container through a demanding trip to see if the fuel would break  The Verge

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories sent a nuclear waste container on a 14500-mile odyssey by truck, barge, cargo ship, and train in an effort to ...


Stunning revival of the humble shipping container  CNN

The shipping container revolutionized international trade 60 years ago. Now, it's getting a second life through architecture.


WEDEW turns air into drinking water by creating artificial clouds in shipping container  Dezeen

A team led by US architect David Hertz has developed an energy-efficient technology for harvesting *fresh* drinking water from the air, which is contained within a ...


Human Achievement: The Shipping Container  Competitive Enterprise Institute

One of the most underappreciated drivers of the modern global economy is the humble shipping container. Widely adopted internationally in the second half of ...


Maersk Container Vessel First to Take Arctic Shortcut  Transport Topics Online

COPENHAGEN — A shipping vessel operated by the world's largest container shipping company, Maersk, has for the first time managed to sail through Arctic ...


Research report explores the Ready To Use Crane Pumps Market for the forecast period, 2018-2020  The Swiss Times

Crane Pumps Market: Introduction. Hydraulic cranes, unlike normal cranes, can lift, carry and transport heavy equipment with the help of hydraulic systems, ...


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