Crowley Maritime operates three monthly sailings with 16-hour transits to Mariel, Cuba, from Port Everglades, Florida.
Shippers are shouldering the cost of a sudden and often unexplained increase in unpaid tolls racked up by independent drayage drivers.
Mexican trucking companies are urging lawmakers to stiffen penalties against cargo robberies.
Surcharge comes as ports, carriers prepare for surge in synthetic resin exports.
At its heart, the container shipping system is driven by uncertainty, hurting shippers and carriers alike.
The opening of the new locks in June 2016 shifted the competitive advantage back to the Panama Canal.
The EU’s executive said it is also assessing tax breaks for other ports in the 28-nation bloc.
Portland will have a better idea of the types of container business it can attract back to the port by year-end.
The disruption at Mundra is the latest weather-related complication for Indian shippers.
Finnlines posted the best first-half results in its history.