The fall shipping season of 2016 has been good to Canadian Pacific Railway.

Russian shippers and transportation companies say they will have to increase their rates double digits to keep up with the cost increases created by Russia’s “Platon” truck toll.

The loss of a terminal operator at the Port of Oakland, pictured, is not expected to have any long-term negative impacts.
Cargo interests can be assured of stability at Northern California's Port of Oakland.

Breakbulk and bulk cargo operators Gearbulk and Grieg Star have agreed to form a Norway-based joint venture.

The competition to develop much-needed modern port facilities in Bangladesh has intensified.

The big winner of a recent summit between Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa is likely to be refrigerated shipments out of Brazil.

Container shipping is set for a gradual recovery after hitting bottom with the collapse of Hanjin Shipping, but the road ahead is anything but smooth.

Maersk Line is ramping up its feeder operations at Kakinada Port, an emerging alternative cargo gateway on India’s east coast.

Los Angeles and Long Beach have served as a laboratory for creative measures to cope with the growing container volumes and the surges of cargo from mega-ships that have also challenged other US ports.

Trans-Pacific service contracts in early 2017 will have the shadow of Hanjin falling over the negotiations.