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News & Analysis

01 Jul 2016
Shipper frustration over what they see as dubious charges from some terminals, liners and forwarders is intensifying.
01 Jul 2016
Spot rates in the eastbound trans-Pacific this week took their biggest jump in months.
01 Jul 2016
Hefty July 1 Asia-Europe GRIs have had the desired effect.
30 Jun 2016
China Cosco Shipping says the Greek government is not living up to its side of the bargain in the deal they struck for the port of Piraeus.
30 Jun 2016
Tom Roth-Roffy, the aggressive investigator in charge of the National Transportation Safety Board El Faro inquiry, has retired midway through the investigation.
30 Jun 2016
A nervous container business is bracing for the new VGM regulations.
30 Jun 2016
Cargo agents in China are being squeezed from both sides as box weighing charges fall in their laps.
29 Jun 2016
United Arab Shipping Company’s shareholders voted for a merger with German carrier Hapag-Lloyd.
29 Jun 2016
The state of U.S. freight growth in 2016 and perhaps next year hangs on inventories.
29 Jun 2016
Zim Integrated Shipping Services might join the 2M Alliance.
29 Jun 2016
The impact of the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union is expected to be muted.