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28 Jul 2016
World Direct Shipping has upgraded its two-year-old Gulf of Mexico service.
25 Jul 2016
ALE this month used a specially designed skidding system to load a 30,000-ton jack-up drilling rig onto a barge.
25 Jul 2016
The Brexit will slow U.K. containerized trade in the short term.
25 Jul 2016
Australia’s top container terminal operator will have a new owner in short order.
23 Jul 2016
U.S. exports continue to struggle amid low freight rates and the strong dollar. 
22 Jul 2016
Orient Overseas Container Line moved more containers in the second quarter of 2016 than the same period a year before.
OOCL, its G6 Alliance partners and other ocean carriers can't seem to find the magic formula needed to bring trans-Pacifc capacity in line with demand.
22 Jul 2016
Container lines in the eastbound trans-Pacific this week were unable to hold on to their rate increases of last week.
22 Jul 2016
Asia-Europe spot freight rates continued their steady march down from the year’s high reached on July 1.
21 Jul 2016
Span Alaska gives Matson Logistics greater reach into The Frontier State, and door-to-door service capabilities increasingly needed to compete.
Maersk Line will deploy the same size ships on the new Panama routing as it did via the old routing through the Suez Canal.
21 Jul 2016
Maersk Line said it would reroute one of its Suez Canal strings just days before the Panama Canal opened June 26.
Mega-ships and the 2M Alliance are both critical features of Hyundai Merchant Marine's efforts to stabilize its finances.
21 Jul 2016
Hyundai Merchant Marine on Thursday signed an agreement with its creditors to proceed with its business normalization plan.