International Trade News

Japan’s container trade is estimated to have risen 1.9 percent year-over-year to 11.9 million TEUs in fiscal 2016.

Authorities on Tuesday removed the height restriction on certain ships going under the Bayonne Bridge in the Port of New York and New Jersey.


Competition among ports in the region is heating up.

The largest cranes at the ports of Kobe and Osaka can now serve ships with 22 rows and 18 rows of containers, respectively.

“I’m trying to think of a greenfield project right now that someone is actually building or financing, and I can’t think of one.”

Direct links with Taiwan and South Korea would boost the economies of northern and central Luzon, the largest and most populous island in the Philippines.


Repurposing port properties for anciliary services helps Oakland to curb congestion.

“Our goal is to take cargo away from other gateways like LA-Long Beach and New York.”

The fourth-quarter performance might be a blip, but there are plenty of indicators it isn't.

“We should expect a general development wherein networks will gradually migrate toward designs with fewer but larger hubs.”