Containerized auto parts imported through U.S. ports reached 205,139 TEUs in the fourth quarter of 2013, increasing 1.0 percent year-over-year, according to PIERS, the data division of JOC Group.
30 Sep 2013
SINGAPORE — Emerging nations still offer the most opportunity for businesses and logistics service providers, even if growth rates have slowed, industry leaders told delegates at a major logistics conference held in Singapore last week.
30 Sep 2013
Aliança, a subsidiary of Hamburg Süd, has christened the Fernão de Magalhães, the second of four new container ships for the carrier’s cabotage fleet.
27 Sep 2013
Containers of auto parts imported through U.S. ports reached 220,366 20-foot containers in the second quarter of 2013, their highest volume since the JOC began collecting this data in January 2007. Imports were up year-over-year for a 15thstraight quarter, although it was the smallest rate of increase during this period.
23 Sep 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will launch a Black Sea Feeder service connecting Egypt’s Port Said with ports on the Black Sea and in Israel and Turkey.
04 Sep 2013
U.S. containerized imports climbed 1.5 percent year-over-year in June, following growth in April and May, according to advance figures from PIERS, a JOC sister company. U.S. containerized imports totaled 1.5 million 20-foot-equivalent units in June.
20 Aug 2013
The value of Brazil’s imports soared 25.2 percent year-over-year in July 2013, according to data from Banco Central do Brasil. This is the seventh consecutive month of increases in import value, and the largest jump during this time.
16 Aug 2013
APM Terminals boosted second quarter operating profit to $179 million from $160 million a year ago even as traffic stalled in a growing global market.
14 Aug 2013
Wilson Sons reported a net loss of $7.0 million in the second quarter of 2013, compared with a net loss of $3.9 million in the second quarter of 2012.
13 Aug 2013
CaroTrans will launch a new direct, weekly less-than-containerload and full containerload export service from Houston to Rio de Janeiro.
12 Aug 2013
Statistics from 2010 and 2011 suggest that the Brazilian states of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro claim 83 percent of all recorded cargo crime incidents in Brazil...