JOC Uncharted

JOC Uncharted

JOC Uncharted is a virtual series created by the JOC team featuring a weekly lineup of industry leaders discussing the current state of play, where things may be headed, and what the post COVID-19 future will look like. Check back here every Wednesday at 11:00AM Eastern Time when we present all new episodes with Q&As, panel discussions, presentations, commentaries, and case studies in a virtual video environment.

News & Analysis

05 Aug 2020
This week’s episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Bill Shea, CEO of DCLI, and a panel discussion on the slowing trans-Atlantic trade.
29 Jul 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic, hopping from one hotspot to another, is scattering pieces of the supply chain capacity puzzle, leading to “dislocation,” J.B. Hunt’s Shelley Simpson says.
29 Jul 2020
This week’s episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Shelley Simpson, president of highway services at J.B. Hunt Transport, and a discussion on the proliferation of logistics tech in Latin America.
22 Jul 2020
This week’s episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Maryland Port Administration Executive Director William Doyle, and a panel discussion on what the future holds for intermodal drayage.
15 Jul 2020
This week’s episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Shipamax CEO Jenna Brown, and a second-half economic outlook from IHS Markit chief economist Dr. Nariman Behravesh.
08 Jul 2020
This week’s episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Thomas Boye Dyregaard, A.P. Moller-Maersk’s head of crisis management.
01 Jul 2020
The seventh episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with BBC Chartering CEO Ulrich Ulrichs, and a panel discussion on what LTL digitalization means to carriers and shippers and how it will unfold.
24 Jun 2020
The sixth episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Hapag-Lloyd CEO Rolf Habben Jansen, and discussion on how Mexico trade is being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
17 Jun 2020
The fifth episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Inna Kuznetsova, CEO of 1010Data; and discussion on container lines’ financial stability and West Coast port automation.
12 Jun 2020
The Port of New York and New Jersey’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic went beyond just its physical footprint, working with neighboring states to ensure clear communication of essential service status to warehouses and distribution centers.
12 Jun 2020
Focusing on differentiated services will help container lines weather the unpredictable demand cycles of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, liner industry veteran Ron Widdows told JOC Uncharted.
10 Jun 2020
Despite the gradual reopening of the US economy, retail sales, which are the main driver of import volumes in the trans-Pacific, are forecast to decline 11.3 percent this year, according to IHS Markit.
10 Jun 2020
The fourth episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Ron Widdows, CEO of FlexiVan Leasing; Port of NY/NJ’s response to COVID-19; and analysis from IHS Markit’s Rahul Kapoor.
05 Jun 2020
Jeremy Nixon, CEO of Ocean Network Express (ONE), says he’s more optimistic of a rebound in trans-Pacific container volumes as Chinese factory production builds and some importing sectors such as retailers bringing in summer items begin restocking inventories.
04 Jun 2020
Lower fuel prices are helping small trucking businesses survive the worst economy since the 1930s, according to Donald Broughton, which means shippers may find more truck capacity and less pricing pressure than expected this fall.
03 Jun 2020
While air freight demand for medical supplies is expected to fall starting in mid-June, it remains unclear how much of that volume will be replaced by rising consumer demand and whether there will be enough capacity to carry the cargo.
03 Jun 2020
The third episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Ocean Network Express CEO Jeremy Nixon, providing his perspective on the current global shipping landscape; air cargo analysis; and a trucking company failure analysis from Donald Broughton.
27 May 2020
The second episode of JOC Uncharted features essential news and analysis to help understand the freight shipping world, with a special focus on the future of US-China trade, tight air cargo capacity, and rising chassis tensions. Hear from Peter Levesque, president of Ports America, and the JOC editorial team on how the COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping supply chains.
20 May 2020
The first episode of JOC Uncharted features a One-On-One with Rodolphe Saade of CMA CGM Group and a group discussion on trans-Pacific service contracts with Christian Sur of Unique Logistics International and Rick Gabrielson of Lighthouse Maritime Advisors.