International Logistics

Truck turn times at Cochin Port should improve greatly because of a new technological initiative rolled out by the port authority.


Urgent need for modern warehousing space in Japan as e-commerce demand rises.


Amazon now may be the world's largest 3PL, especially for small shippers, supply chain consultant Adrian Gonzalez tells SMC3 Connections 2016.


Can the notoriously complicated, not to mention technologically hidebound, freight forwarding industry be turned into a streamlined, digitally driven paragon of efficiency?

India’s Directorate General of Shipping has issued a supplementary decree allowing shippers more time to comply with requirements laid down in its final ordinance issued May 11.

There is no justification for forwarders to charge a container weight processing fee, complains a shipper group in Hong Kong.

The new rule’s rollout is just days away, but guidance from operating ports, carriers, terminal operators and nation states has been variable and prone to change.

All six terminals at the Port of New York and New Jersey will offer weighing services to shippers that don’t provide verified gross mass declarations needed to meet the SOLAS rule.

The larger locks of the Panama Canal open on Sunday, but what impact will they have on global trade and container shipping?