APMT hopes that new cranes able to handle some of the largest mega-ships afloat, pictured, will help transform Pecem, Brazil, into a regional container hub.
APM Terminals and port owner Cearaportus hope to turn the Brazilian Port of Pecem into a regional east coast South America hub.

Construction workers in India will have plenty to keep them busy as the government pours billions into the ports sector to increase capacity and productivity under the Sagar Mala program.
India on Wednesday approved the formation of Sagarmala Development Company, to coordinate and implement the mammoth Sagar Mala port development program.

Mega-ships like the CMA CGM Marco Polo, pictured calling at the Port of Ningbo, have had less to haul from China in recent months.
The first-half volumes at Chinese ports have remained flat.

In trucking, warehousing and, in fact, in a number of industries, worker misclassification is possibly the hottest topic today in labor relations.

Virginia's port will get more capacity and an operational overhaul.

Canadian Pacific Railway joins CSX Transportation and Kansas City Southern Railway in the ranks of Class I railroads that suffered second-quarter intermodal volume declines.
Canadian Pacific Railway’s financials took a hit in the second quarter.

A recently re-enacted law will offer some U.S. importers tariff reductions.

Dedicated trucking makes up 8 percent more of Marten Transport's business mix than it did at this time last year.
General truckload and intermodal sales softened, but Marten's dedicated division increased revenue by double digits.

Panalpina’s profit stalled and revenue slumped in the first half.

The shipping industry is anxiously awaiting efforts by the Hong Kong government to help the territory's port cope with a number of issues it is facing.