Computer numeric control machining, pictured, is used to make complex shapes and components for industrial manufacturing. Toolots is a specialized web platform for shippers of such machinery.
A new start-up offers to make life easier for shippers of manufacturing machinery, from finding buyers to providing logistics.

CSX Transportation and the state’s port authority on Tuesday detailed two new projects there aimed at fueling more cargo through the ocean gateway and onto the rails, and vice versa.

High inventories continue to drag on demand for trucking and transportation services.
Tonnage drops in June despite other improving indicators for trucking.

Kansas City Southern Railway found the second quarter a dud for intermodal volume growth.


New online sales events such as Amazon's Prime Day increase demand for last-mile capacity.

The new CEO of Hyundai Merchant Marine will be quite busy as he or she tries to return to profitability a company that was on the brink of receivership just two months ago.
Hyundai Merchant Marine will get a new CEO in August.

The terminals overseen by the Itajai Port Authority, pictured, are in desperate need of emergency dredging that was promised by the government but has failed to materialize.
Shippers using the container terminals overseen by the Itajai Port Authority are livid with the government of Brazil.

Container traffic at Japanese ports sank for the first time in six years.

The 18,000-TEU CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, pictured in San Francisco Bay during a call to the Port of Oakland in February, could be one of the mega-ships the Ocean Alliance plans to deploy to the U.S. West Coast.
The Ocean Alliance plans to deploy the largest ships ever seen by U.S ports on the trans-Pacific trade.

The EU has fined four of Europe’s largest truck manufacturers a record 2.93 billion euros ($3.3 billion).