Ports in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. saw gains in their share of North American East Coast container traffic in the first quarter of 2013. Canadian ports also saw an increase, albeit slight, while the market share of ports in the U.S. Northeast declined, according to data from the individual ports.
Association of American Railroads | Jun 20, 2013 2:41PM EDT
North American carload and intermodal volume saw moderate year-over-year increases in the week ending June 15, according to the Association of American Railroads. North American intermodal volume hit its highest level since October 2012.
Trans-Pacific | Jun 20, 2013 1:19PM EDT
Containerized export volume from Australasia/Oceania to North America hit 17,900 20-foot-equivalent units in April 2013, the highest level since it exported 18,700 TEUs in July, according to data from Container Trades Statistics Ltd. This lane seen negative year-over-year numbers only twice in the past sixteen months.
Trans-Pacific | Jun 14, 2013 1:00PM EDT
Containerized exports from Far East Asia to the Indian subcontinent and the Middle East reached 646,600 20-foot-equivalent units in April 2013, the most TEUs exported in this lane since May 2012, according to data from Container Trades Statistics. Exports increased marginally month-to-month and year-over-year.
Association of American Railroads | Jun 13, 2013 2:33PM EDT
Canadian intermodal volume fell 3.3 percent year-over-year in the week ending June 8, following 10 weeks of increases, according to the Association of American Railroads. The two most recent previous weeks showed 20 and 30 percent jumps. Volume also inched down 0.4 percent from the week before to 53,745 trailers and containers.
Genesee & Wyoming | Jun 13, 2013 10:36AM EDT
Genesee & Wyoming, a major owner of short line and regional railroads in North America with significant operations in Australia as well, experienced a third straight month of growth in May 2013.
Panama Canal News | Jun 12, 2013 4:29PM EDT
The number of container ships passing through the Panama Canal continued to slide in May 2013, down 9 percent year-over-year. The pace of the decline has accelerated over the past two months.
Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (HACTL) | Jun 12, 2013 11:31AM EDT
Air cargo handled by Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd. showed a slight year-over-year decrease in May 2013, resulting from a 1 percent drop in imports.
Association of American Railroads | Jun 6, 2013 3:09PM EDT
Mexican intermodal volume rose 5.3 percent year-over-year in the week ending June 1, following six weeks of declines, according to the Association of American Railroads.
North America-Africa | Jun 6, 2013 1:08PM EDT
Containerized exports from sub-Saharan Africa to Far East Asia, Australasia, and Indian Subcontinent and Middle East regions saw steep declines in March.
Trans-Pacific | Jun 5, 2013 10:29AM EDT
Containerized export volumes from South and Central America declined again in March, with the exception of exports to the Indian subcontinent and the Middle East, which saw significant growth, according to data from Container Trades Statistics, Ltd. Exports in all other trade lanes remained flat or fell this month.
Association of American Railroads | May 30, 2013 2:34PM EDT
U.S. carload traffic fell 3.3 percent year-over-year in the week ending May 25, according to the Association of American Railroads.
Truckload Freight | May 29, 2013 1:26PM EDT
The JOC Truckload Capacity Index remained flat at 79.7 in the first quarter, the lowest reading in the recently revised index’s six-year history.
North America-South America | May 28, 2013 3:07PM EDT
Containerized exports from North America to Central and South America inched up to 177,200 20-foot-equivalent units in March 2013, according to data from Container Trades Statistics Ltd.
Asian Ports | May 24, 2013 10:52AM EDT
Shenzhen, China's second-biggest port in 2012 in volume terms, saw container throughput edge down year-over-year in April.
Association of American Railroads | May 23, 2013 2:33PM EDT
Mexican carload traffic jumped roughly 15 percent year-over-year in the week ending May 18, according to the Association of American Railroads.
Asia-Europe | May 23, 2013 11:09AM EDT
Containerized exports from the Indian subcontinent and the Middle East to regions in Europe, Africa, and the Americas saw significant growth in March 2013, according to data from Container Trades Statistics.
Europe Trade Data | May 22, 2013 3:47PM EDT
Containerized export volume from Europe to North America reached 322,300 20-foot-equivalent units in March, its highest volume since July 2012 and the second highest volume in this lane since the JOC began collecting this data in January 2011, according to data from Container Trades Statistics, Ltd.