International Logistics

At its heart, the container shipping system is driven by uncertainty, neagtively impacting shippers and carriers alike.

The disruption at Mundra is the latest weather-related complication for Indian shippers.

“The latest dock and gantry cranes will be put into service in the coming weeks so that operations can start rapidly.”

“This collaboration will intensify Bolloré Logistics' development in the Middle East.”

The move would build upon Samskip’s penetration of the shipping market between Norway and Northern Europe in recent years.

After six consecutive years of losses, the shipping industry headed for return to profits this year and next.

Starting Aug. 1, three time-definite train runs a week will be introduced linking inland locations to Mundra and Pipavav.

“We never know what’s going to show up,” said the president of Missionary Expediters.

US shippers are increasingly setting up warehouses and distribution centers in the Lehigh Valley, from which they are a 60- to 80-mile dray from the Port of New York and New Jersey.

US soybean exporters are bullish this year.