JOC Editorial Calendar | 2021

JOC Editorial Calendar | 2021

Since 1827, the JOC has been the leading information and marketing services provider for the domestic and international containerized cargo community. The JOC delivers high-quality intelligence and expertise to help customers make better business decisions — in print, online and at leading industry events. It also provides best-in-breed marketing channels to help companies reach their target audience.

The JOC also publishes more than 100 special reports, supplements and advertising sections in The Journal of Commerce magazine — many with bonus content online — produces approximately 15 webcasts a year, and distributes its products at numerous industry-leading conferences and events. The following list is the 2021 schedule for special reports and advertising sections in the magazine, bonus distribution, and webcasts. 

 2021 Editorial Calendar





January 4Annual Review and Outlook 2021 Breakbulk and Project Cargo Outlook

January 182021 Asia Trade Outlook  
 East Coast Ports  

February 1JOC Guide to 3PLs  
 First-Quarter Intermodal Market Report  
 Port Improvement (Special Advertising Section)  

February 15Gulf Trade: 2021 Market Report Container Shipping Outlook: Analyzing the Trans-Pacific   
 First Quarter Trucking Outlook 
 Freight Payment  
 Ro-Ro Shipping: The Year Ahead 

March 1Trans-Pacific Maritime  
  Cool Cargoes Market Report  
 Logistics Technology: Finding Value in New Solutions  
 2021 Shipper Ad Impact Study  

March 15Top Truckload and LTL Carrier Rankings  The Tech Boom:The Next Wave in Innovation  
 South America Trade and Logistics 
 Port Productivity: Marine Terminal Innovation 
 Canada Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  

March 29Breakbulk & Project Cargo Supplement 2021 Update  Parcel Shipping: Are Providers Meeting Shippers' Need for Speed?   
 JOC Guide to Warehousing and Industrial Real Estate 
 West Coast Ports 
 Trucking the Final Mile 
 Georgia Ports Authority (Special Advertising Section)  

April 12Top 50 Global 3PLs  Trucking Market: First Quarter Review and Outlook  
 Container Shipping Quarterly 
 Asia Ports (Special Advertising Section) 

April 26Need for Speed: E-Commerce Shipping From Origin to Destination: How Sourcing Shifts Are Changing US Shipping Patterns  
 Gulf Trade: Top Carriers and Ports 
 Jacksonville Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 
 Top 50 Trucking Companies  

May 10Top 25 North American Ports  Canada Trade and Shipping Outlook  
 US Short-Sea Shipping Renaissance 
 European Ports (Special Advertising Section) 
 Offshore Wind Energy (Special Advertising Section) 

May 24Top 100 Importers and Exporters  Mexico Trade and Shipping Outlook 
 Philadelphia Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

June 73PL Midyear Review and Outlook  The JOC Top 100 Importers: Analyzing the Rankings   
 Container Shipping Innovation 
 Canada Shipping and Trade 
 Florida Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

June 21Breakbulk & Project Cargo Midyear Report  The JOC Top 100 Exporters: Analyzing the Rankings   
 Directory of Transportation, Vol. 1 
 Parcel Shipping Update 
 Port Productivity: 2020 Rankings and Best Practices 
 Freight Payment (Special Advertising Section)   

July 5Top Trans-Pacific Carriers and Ports  Midyear Container Shipping Outlook: An Early Peek at the Peak Season   
 Latin America Trade and Logistics 
 Cool Cargoes Market Report 
 Keeping it Rolling: Ro-Ro Midyear Outlook 

July 19Peak-Season Forecast: Ocean, Intermodal, and Parcel  Freight Payment: Technology and the Race to Improve Billing Accuracy  
 Mexico America Trade & Logistics 
 Expanding Inland Reach (Special Advertising Section) 

August 2Pacific Northwest Gateway  Midyear Breakbulk and Project Cargo Outlook   
 Top Trans-Atlantic Carriers and Ports 

August 16JOC Guide to Trucking & Midyear Review  
 JOC Top 50 Global Container Ports  
 Green Shipping: The Route to Sustainability  

August 30Container Shipping Quarterly: Top 40 Rankings and Analysis  
 Port Productivity: Drayage and Chassis Report  
 Intermodal Rail Fourth Quarter Market Report   
 Foreign Trade Zones (Special Advertising Section)  
 New York–New Jersey Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  
 Site Selection (Special Advertising Section)  

September 13Breakbulk and Project Cargo Supplement European Shipping: Fourth Quarter Review and Outlook   
 Global Logistics Focus 
 Technology (Special Advertising Section) 

September 27Texas Ports & Logistics Directory Port Productivity: Innovating Toward Efficiency     
 Asia Shipping: Third Quarter Review and Outlook 
 Cool Cargoes Market Report 
 Top 25 Trans-Pacific NVOCCs 
 Global Supply Chain Technology Focus 
 California Gateway (Special Advertising Section) 

October 11Inland Distribution Trucking Market: Preparing for the Peak    
 Ports of the Americas 
 European Container & Ro-Ro Shipping (Special Advertising Section) 
 Houston Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 
 South Carolina Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

October 25Port Productivity: First Half 2020 Rankings 

Logistics Technology: The Shipper View of Visibility

 Top 50 Global Transportation Providers 
 Top US Resins Ports & Carriers 
 Southeast Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  

November 8Asia–Europe Carriers and Ports Cool Cargoes: Global Trends, Risks & Opportunities   
 US Gulf Report 
 Container Shipping Quarterly 
 Northeast Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

November 22Breakbulk & Project Cargo Supplement Parcel at the Peak: How Consumer Habits Are Changing the Dynamic   
 Directory of Transportation, Vol. 2 
 3PL Report: Managing Shipper Relationships 
 Freight Payment 
 Port & Terminal Innovation (Special Advertising Section)  

December 6Global Maritime Focus, Including Top 40 Container Carriers Global Shipping Outlook: What Will 2022 Hold?  
 2022 Trucking Outlook 
 Caribbean and Central America Logistics 
 Connie Awards (Special Advertising Section)  
 Gulf Coast Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)