Hanjin and HMM’s U.S. imports and exports were down in the first half compared with the same period a year ago despite general growth in both.

The continued closure of at least one railway line and a highway disrupted the flow of containers to and from the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles Friday in the fourth day of a savage wildfire wreaking havoc in the northeast Los Angeles area.

The pilot program was part of the 2015 Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act and will ideally have roughly 200 members.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration wants to test whether some under 21-year-old truck drivers are as safe as their older counterparts.

A double-stack train of Container Rail Road Services, DP World's local Indian rail operator. The company's entire fleet is double-stack capable.
DP World views containerized rail as a bright spot in the emerging Asian economy.

Although spot rates declined, shippers and transportation companies still expect an uptick in imports in coming months.
Trans-Pacific spot rates in both directions fell for third straight week.

Ongoing infrastructure development in Africa will get a boost from the combined efforts of Pacific International Lines, China Merchant Port Holdings and China Machinery Engineering Corporation.
Pacific International Lines has signed a memorandum of understanding with China’s largest public port operator and a mainland construction giant to develop new markets.

Strikes and slowdowns by Brazilian customs officers are causing chaos and losses for shippers and shipping lines.

Cosco Pacific bought a stake in the Euromax Terminal Rotterdam, pictured, earlier in the year as it continues to expand globally with a particular focus on Europe.
Cosco Pacific appears to be bucking the trend of poor throughput growth reported by major terminal operators so far this year.

Asia-Europe spot rates fell for the fourth consecutive week, with not enough peak season demand to lift prices.

China International Marine Containers is the world's largest container manufacturer and expects the current market to take a toll on its earnings.
Logistics property developer GLP has entered into a long-term agreement with box-maker China International Marine Containers.