North America

05 Dec 2016
House and Senate negotiators Monday released a compromise water infrastructure bill — with some long-anticipated federal dollars for harbor deepening projects at Port Everglades and Charleston — and plan to send it to President Obama’s desk before the end of the week.
23 Nov 2016
Authorities have expanded a program designed to curb traffic and pollution in the Port of New York and New Jersey by awarding grants to the owners of older drayage trucks so that they can be replaced by newer vehicles.
23 Nov 2016
Industry insiders say that although the work stoppage hasn’t roiled holiday shipments, it has frustrated Amazon’s trademark fulfillment process and should be an early warning for the retailer, which is expected to move a record number of shipments this holiday season.
23 Nov 2016
IICL says collective buying of containers, chassis would give alliance an unfair edge.
23 Nov 2016
The one clear solution to help curb persistent congestion at US West Coast ports driving up shipping costs and driving down productivity seems to be the one thing the industry refuses to deliver: data. 
22 Nov 2016
A Hanjin Shipping attorney told a federal court Tuesday that it has virtually no assets in the United States to compensate claimants who are fighting to preserve their claim rights if the court recognizes the carriers’ South Korean bankruptcy case.
22 Nov 2016
Pennsylvania’s state government plans to provide about $300 million during the next four years to double capacity of the port’s main container terminal and to expand and improve vehicle-handling and breakbulk terminals.
22 Nov 2016
China's shift to automated factories will keep transportation supply chains in place.
21 Nov 2016
Jacksonville just posted its healthiest fiscal year on record with container traffic up roughly 6 percent year-over-year for the 12 months ending Sept. 30. Asian imports, the fastest-growing segment of the port’s business, achieved 19 percent year-over-year growth, according to port officials.
21 Nov 2016
There are potential favorable impacts of the political earthquake in the form of the incoming Trump administration.
21 Nov 2016
The goods-movement industry is good at digitizing its internal operations but bad at sharing data across industry lines.