Videos

JOC.com Executive Editor Mark Szakonyi talks to Port Tampa Bay President and CEO Paul Anderson on the sidelines of TPM 2016 about the port’s cargo mix, where it sees growth opportunities, new cranes that will increase the size of the ships the port can handle, and what they mean for competition among Gulf Coast ports.
Dr. Noel Hacegaba, CCO at the Port of Long Beach got together with JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett at TPM 2016 to discuss how the port will cope with more regular calls by the largest mega-ships and upcoming changes in shipping alliances, and how the Middle Harbor Terminal project in Long Beach is beginning of a new era.
The year between TPM 2015 and TPM 2016 was marked by low demand and excess capacity that spurred freight rates to historic lows, triggering industry consolidation and threatening some of its biggest players. In this video, JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett chats with Laufer Group International CEO Mark Laufer about how those challenges are shaping the industry and impacting shippers.
Home to some of the world’s largest economies, North America is a critical source of transportation industry traffic and growth. Maersk Line North America President Mike White sat down with JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett at TPM 2016 to discuss the medium-term prospects of this crucial market.
Maersk Line Asia Pacific Chief Executive Robbert Van Trooijen and JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett discuss the international prospects of Chinese manufacturers with a predominantly domestic market, challenges facing the Asia Pacific trade, and 2016’s contract season.