U.S. containerized imports, March 2013 to March 2014
14 Apr 2014
U.S. containerized import volume jumped 15.1 percent year-over-year in March 2014, the largest increase in 13 months, according to advance figures from PIERS, the data division of JOC Group Inc.
Thumbnail of Securing Cargo infographic
22 Oct 2013
The U.S. Government Accountability Office has published a report, “DHS Could Improve Cargo Security by Periodically Assessing Risks From Foreign Ports,” recommending...
Spain's Barcelona harbor.
04 Oct 2013
The governments of Spain and Japan have agreed to streamline their customs procedures to facilitate trade, ensure compliance and exchange information on new customs procedures.
Air freight
03 Oct 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 467 million metric-ton kilometers in September, down 7.2 percent from 503 million metric-ton kilometers of cargo in September 2012.
U.S. containerized imports through July 2013. Source: PIERS
02 Oct 2013
U.S. containerized imports grew 2.5 percent year-over-year in July, according to advance figures from PIERS, a JOC sister company. U.S. containerized imports totaled 1.62 million 20-foot-equivalent units in July, the highest volume since 1.65 million in August 2007.
CEVA Logistics' forklift.
01 Oct 2013
CEVA Logistics has entered into a new three-year agreement and partnership with Michelin to manage its warehouse at the tire manufacturer’s plant in Valladolid, Spain.
27 Sep 2013
Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries has commissioned Kalmar to increase the operating height of four ship-to-shore cranes for APM Terminals Algeciras in southern Spain.
Pieces of TCV Stevedoring’s new RTG cranes are unloaded at the Port of Valencia.
19 Sep 2013
TCV Stevedoring Co., a Grup TCB stevedoring company in Spain’s Port of Valencia, has taken delivery of the components of its four new Konecranes rubber-tire gantry cranes.
Finnair Airbus A330
17 Sep 2013
Finnair Cargo is dropping its weekly freighter service to and from Mumbai after nearly two years.
10 Sep 2013
Member lines of the Southern Africa Europe Container Service, including Deutsche Afrika-Linien, Maersk Line, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and Safmarine...
Reflection of the tailfin of a British Airways plane.
04 Sep 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 459 million metric-ton-kilometers in August, down 7.3 percent from 495 million metric-ton-kilometers of cargo in August 2012.