Cool Cargoes

Read in-depth news and data on refrigerated cargoes and agriculture exports and imports.

Commentary

The new healthy eating trend and Panama Canal expansion, coupled with technological port advancements and a modernized supply chain network, created the perfect storm that helped carve out an opportunity for refrigerated cargo growth in the South.

News & Analysis

22 Jun 2017
Maersk Line India in a trade advisory said the one-stop freight link from cargo origins is more economical and reliable than air cargo transportation.
19 Jun 2017
The Port of Los Angeles is the US West Coast gateway for Chilean fruit.
15 Jun 2017
The acquisition of Partner Logistics in the Netherlands expands Lineage's reach and aids its pursuit of automated warehousing.
15 Jun 2017
Strong fruit exports, especially melons, are driving growth at the northeast Brazilian port of Pecem this year.
12 Jun 2017
SHIP-LOG’s management team will retain 25 percent of the company’s shares and will manage its operations.
02 Jun 2017
Shippers could face losses that run into tens of millions of dollars.
24 May 2017
Hapag-Lloyd joins group of carriers that charge for refrigerated container gensets.
30 Mar 2017
Hong Kong, China, Egypt, and Chile have modified their all-out ban of Brazilian beef exports to focus only on rejecting shipments from 21 packing plants.
20 Mar 2017
The two partners will coordinate their resources to provide cold chain logistics solutions.
13 Mar 2017
Adding density by merging separate refrigerated subsidiaries gave Roadrunner market leverage.