The appointment system designed to combat congestion and improve efficiency at a major terminal of the Port of New York and New Jersey went off without a major glitch on its first regular work day Tuesday.
The increase consolidates Antwerp’s position as Europe’s second-largest container hub.
Singapore’s agreement in India could be a boon to supply chain productivity.
DCT Gdansk handled a record number of containers in 2016.
India’s merchandise exports increased for the fourth month in a row in December.
US ports will face unprecedented operational challenges when ocean carriers on April 1 restructure their vessel-sharing alliances.
Europe's second-largest container hub, the port of Antwerp, saw above-average market growth in 2016, narrowing the gap with leader Rotterdam and pulling further ahead of third-ranked Hamburg, a trend that looks as if it will continue this year.
Creditors worried they won’t be properly compensated with the sale proceeds.
Northwest Seaport Alliance receives guarantee it said it needed to withdraw its objection to sale of former Hanjin terminal in Seattle.
A US Commerce Department report published Thursday stressed the benefits of collecting port productivity data.