Major container lines have announced rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in August, September and October.
13 Aug 2013
The U.S. and the U.S.-East African Community have agreed to launch formal negotiations on a trade facilitation agreement, according to Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative.
14 Mar 2013
Evergreen Line, Hanjin Shipping and Simatech Shipping will join forces to launch the new IDEA service, linking the Indian subcontinent, Persian Gulf and East Africa, starting in late March.