Container volumes have returned to pre-recession levels and carriers are deploying super-post-Panamax ships in the U.S. trades.
JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett and Canadian National Railway Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer J.J. Ruest got together at the 16th TPM Conference in Long Beach to talk about the railroad’s new intermodal terminal at the Port of Mobile, how it fits into the company’s overall network, and the success of its services at Prince Rupert, Canada.
DP World Caucedo Executive Director Morten Johansen and JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett discuss the strategic value of the Caucedo port, its free trade zone and its new logistics center and hub that will benefit from the opening of the expanded Panama Canal at the 16th TPM Conference.
Unexpected and unseasonably rough seas caused the closure of Santos, South America’s biggest port for containers.
Every major metric of performance for APM Terminals suffered in the first quarter.
DP World said in a notice to customers in the United Arab Emirates that it had determined how it will enable SOLAS compliance in the UAE and at what cost.
India shippers will have to pay more when their trucks get to Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust.
The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission is levying the collective experience of the private sector to fight congestion at U.S ports.
The Port of Oakland is doing its part to reduce truck congestion with a subsidy program.
“The rails have taken a hands-off attitude when it comes to SOLAS, which, after all, is a maritime issue,” Larry Gross, a senior transportation analyst at FTR Associates, told JOC.com Tuesday.