JOC Editorial Calendar | 2023

JOC Editorial Calendar | 2023

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 2023 schedule for special reports and advertising sections in the magazine, bonus distribution, and webcasts. 

 2023 Editorial Calendar





January 2Annual Review and Outlook  

January 162023 Asia Trade Outlook Logistics Technology: What Logistics Companies Want — and Need — Most in ’23
 Northeast Ports  

January 30Decarbonizing the Supply Chain Breakbulk and Project Shipping: What the Turmoil of 2022 Means for the Year Ahead
 First-Quarter Intermodal Market Report  
 Port Improvement (Special Advertising Section)  

February 13Gulf Trade: 2023 Market Report Container Shipping Outlook: The Trans-Pacific
 First-Quarter Trucking Outlook 
 Freight Payment  

February 27Trans-Pacific Maritime  
  Cool Cargoes Market Report  
 Technology: Will Technology Rescue an Industry Under Siege?   
 2023 Shipper Ad Impact Study  

March 13Top 25 Truckload and LTL Carrier Rankings Geopolitics and the New Energy Crisis: The Impact on Project Shipping
 Southeast Coast Ports 
 Canada Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

March 27Breakbulk & Project Cargo Quarterly 2023 Update The Future of Digital Procurement
 JOC Guide to Warehousing and Industrial Real Estate 
 West Coast Ports 
 Port Productivity: Rail Connections  
 Georgia Ports Authority (Special Advertising Section) 

April 10Top 50 Global 3PLs Trucking Market: First-Quarter Review & Outlook
 Container Shipping Quarterly 
 Asia Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

April 24Gulf Trade: Top Carriers and Ports Geopolitics and the Impact on Sourcing: How Is the Map Changing?
 Top 50 US Trucking Companies 
 Jacksonville Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

May 8Top 25 North American Ports Canada Trade and Shipping: The Path Forward
 Connecting the Americas 
 Inland Expansion (Special Advertising Section) 

May 22Top 100 Importers and Exporters  
 Philadelphia Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  

June 5Port Productivity: Marine Terminal Innovation Midyear Port Performance Report: What Needs to Be Done to Improve Flow
 Canada Shipping and Trade The JOC Top 100 Importers: Analyzing the Rankings
 Florida Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  
 Technology: TMS Transformation (Special Advertising Section)  

June 19Directory of Transportation, Vol. 1 The JOC Top 100 Exporters: Analyzing the Rankings
 Breakbulk & Project Cargo Midyear Report 
 Midyear Drayage & Chassis Report 
 Port Productivity: 2022 Rankings  
 Freight Payment (Special Advertising Section)   

July 3Top Trans-Pacific Carriers and Ports Midyear Container Shipping Report: How the Economy, Consumer Trends, and Logistics Shifts Are Impacting the 2023 Peak Season
 Latin America Trade and Logistics 
 Cool Cargoes Market Report 
 Beyond the Docks: From Inland Ports to Transloading 

July 17Peak-Season Forecast: Ocean, Intermodal, Air, and Trucking  
 Technology Partnerships: Evolution through Integration  
 By Road or Rail (Special Advertising Section)  

July 31Non-Asset Assets: Focus on Forwarding Midyear Trucking Report: The Second-Half Outlook
 Top Trans-Atlantic Carriers and Ports 
 Port of Baltimore (Special Advertising Section) 
 Ro/Ro Shipping: The Year Ahead 

August 14JOC Guide to Trucking & Midyear Review Midyear Breakbulk and Project Cargo Outlook
 JOC Top 50 Global Container Ports 
 Green Shipping: The Route to Sustainability  
 Foreign Trade Zones (Special Advertising Section)  

August 28Container Shipping Quarterly: Top 40 Rankings and Analysis  
 Port Productivity: Drayage and Chassis Report  
 New York–New Jersey Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  

September 11Breakbulk and Project Cargo Supplement European Shipping and Trade Outlook
 Top 25 Trans-Pacific NVOCCs 
 Inland Distribution 
 Global Logistics Focus 
 Technology: Logistics Visibility (Special Advertising Section) 

September 25Asia Shipping: Third-Quarter Review and Outlook Middle East Trade and Logistics
 Cool Cargoes Market Report 
 Top Ag Ports & Carriers 
 Virginia Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 
 California Gateway (Special Advertising Section) 

October 9Expedited: Spotlight on Air Cargo Port Performance Metrics: Analyzing the Global Regions
 Ports of the Americas 
 Houston Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 
 South Carolina Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

October 23Port Productivity: Best Practices 

Supply Chain Optimization and the Role of AI

 Middle East Trade and Logistics 
 Top 50 Global Transportation Providers 
 Global Supply Chain Technology Focus 
 Southeast Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  

November 6Asia–Europe Carriers and Ports Fourth-Quarter Trucking Report: Analyzing the Drayage Hot Spots
 US Gulf Report 
 Container Shipping Quarterly 
 Northeast Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section) 

November 20Breakbulk & Project Cargo Quarterly Cool Cargoes: 2023 Review and Outlook
 Shipper Creativity: Managing Outside the Box 
 Freight Payment 
 Port and Terminal Innovation (Special Advertising Section) 

December 4Global Maritime Focus, Including Top 40 Container Carriers Global Shipping Outlook: Analyzing the 2024 Outlook
 2024 Trucking Outlook Port Performance North America: The State of Flow as a New Year Approaches
 Caribbean and Central America Logistics  
 Technology: Planning and Procurement (Special Advertising Section)   
 Gulf Coast Trade & Logistics (Special Advertising Section)