Automotive interests press for efficient planning by supply chain partners to help ports keep up with volume.
Caribbean container ship operators have tried to rationalize vessel capacity, but their efforts have failed to curb the decline in rates.
Hapag-Lloyd shareholders Friday paved the way to a merger with United Arab Shipping Company and creation of the world’s fifth-largest container shipping line.
Vessels carrying peak-season imports from Asia are filling up.
Germany’s Rickmers Holding and ER Capital have dropped plans to merge their ship management operations.
Matson will build two container/roll-on, roll-off ships.
The reign of container terminals as profit leaders in supply chains is under pressure.
The weather system currently extends from eastern Cuba north to the central Bahamas.
Korean Air Lines is swooping in to support Hanjin Shipping.
It may not seem like it, but there has been an upward trend in Asia-Europe freight rates since the March lows.