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27 Feb 2017
The cost of a barrel of crude oil is projected to rise nearly a third in 2017 compared to 2016.
27 Feb 2017
Alliance restructuring offers carriers opportunity to create niche services.
27 Feb 2017
The recovery of short-term trans-Pacific rates “has happened already for quite some months.”
25 Feb 2017
The largest pain point yet to resolve in refrigerated shipping is the lack of data and transparency in managing the end-to-end cold chain, the former head of Maersk Line's reefer business says.
24 Feb 2017
This development could signal that carriers will exert more discipline than last year as they negotiate service contracts.
24 Feb 2017
US retailers are seeking the right balance between in-store and online inventories.
24 Feb 2017
After recording seven straight weeks of declines, spot rates on the China-Europe route have increased.
24 Feb 2017
Forwarders are wasting a huge amount of time and effort on managing the ever changing ocean freight rates, and it is placing a significant cost burden on the industry.
23 Feb 2017
The dockworkers’ union has said changing Spain's dock labor system would cost 7,000 to 8,000 jobs.
22 Feb 2017
In an interview with JOC.com, APM Terminals’ Morten Engelstoft shared his thoughts on the global marine terminal operating business.
21 Feb 2017
As XPO gains global scale, it is blending disparate networks to offer new services to shippers.