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US analysts glum on Doha trade deal chances

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | International Trade

US trade policy experts on Thursday offered a pessimistic view of world trade talks, with one pronouncing the negotiations already dead and another saying any agreement would fall far short of initial expectations. Read More »

China Oct. trade surplus set to beat record

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | International Trade

China's trade surplus for October probably easily set a new record high, underscoring the strength of its export machine and potentially handing further ammunition to US and European critics of Beijing's trade policies. Read More »

Africa, EU deals likely

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | International Trade

A new trade deal, or deals, between Europe and countries in eastern and southern Africa look likely, but only because of fears over trade disruptions if no deal is done, a trade expert said. Read More »

NY/NJ Port Auth. takes control of Stewart International Airport

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Air Cargo

New York Governor Eliot Spitzer led officials from the Port Authority and Hudson Valley communities in commemorating the first day of Port Authority control of Stewart International Airport in Newburgh, NY. Officials vowed to develop the underutilized fa Read More »

Air cargo rates to be under pressure in ‘08 due to overcapacity

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Air Cargo

Freighters, from brand new triple 7s to ancient (by airline standards) 747-200s, will be taking to the skies in record numbers, making needed rate increases difficult to bestow or sustain. Read More »

Heightened activity at Logan Cargo Park creates a Buzz in East Boston

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Air Cargo

New York based Cargo Ventures brings International logistics players to the neighborhood Take a ride down McClellan Highway these days and you will discover a flourish of unexpected activity. The past few weeks have . . . Read More »

Evergreen Chairman sees container market continuing to flourish

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Speaking at the World Shipping Summit (China) 2007 in Tianjin, Arnold Wang, Chairman of Evergreen Marine Corporation, addressed the audience on the subject "Growing Demand as Indicated by the Shipbuilding Orderbook.' Read More »

TSA lines announce 2008-09 revenue/cost recovery program

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Freight rates continue to lag operating costs' limited cost recovery in 2007-08 adds to current rate pressures... record fuel prices make floating bunker charges a top priority' uncertainty over the outcome of labor negotiations on the US West Coast will Read More »

PNCT welcomes ACL to its world class facility

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Port Newark Container Terminal (PNCT) welcomed Atlantic Container Line to its world class facility on November 6, 2007. The Atlantic Companion, one of ACL's five combination ro/ro containerships, made the New York/New Jersey container terminal its port of Read More »

Premium Article  Intermodal facing changes and challenges

Peter Buxbaum | November 04, 2007 | Intermodal

“Logistics will go out of business if we build a true intermodal system,” said Carmichael, the Senior Chairman of the Board of the Intermodal Transportation Institute of the University of Denver. “Right now, logistics is the science of how to get a ton of Read More »

Premium Article  NITL, IANA leaders focus on capacity, security issues

Paul Scott Abbott | November 04, 2007 | Intermodal | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

As two leading transportation associations prepare to meet Nov. 9-14 in Atlanta, the presidents of the groups are focusing on the related issues of sufficient intermodal capacity and the impacts of heightened security demands. . . Read More »

Savannah chosen by Heineken for Southeast distribution

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Heineken USA's Demand Point center will be fully operational in early 2008 and will initially handle 4,000 containers annually moving from breweries in Holland to distributors in Georgia, the Carolinas, Tennessee, Kentucky and Alabama. In total, the facil Read More »

APL takes delivery of the world’s first ‘ocean-capable’ 53-foot containers

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Singapore-based carrier said it will take delivery of the world's first 'ocean-capable' 53-foot boxes November 7. The first units will be deployed as a weekly service on APL's premier South China to Los Angeles service. Read More »

Official opening of Port of Morehead City’s new warehouse

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Carl J. Stewart Jr., chairman of the NC State Ports Authority Board of Directors, served as master of ceremonies, and Newport Mayor Derryl Garner, a member of the Board of Directors since 2002, was keynote speaker. Read More »

Deeper water and improved infrastructure will unlock the Port of Brunswick’s potential

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Doug J. Marchand, Executive Director of the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), outlined the steps necessary to take advantage of the new and expanding resources available at the Port of Brunswick during his annual State of the Port speech, entitled 'New Resou Read More »

New Orleans Board approves $1.98mln for projects, repairs

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Board awarded a $938,363 contract to Kenner-based Augustino Brothers Inc. for repairing Hurricane Katrina damage to the Port's Henry Clay Avenue and Milan Street Wharf sheds and a truck maintenance facility at 4001 France Road. The majority of the wor Read More »

Bender Group announces FTZ activation

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Bender Group, a 62 year veteran of providing third-party logistics services in warehousing, distribution and supply-chain management, announces the activation of foreign-trade zone ('FTZ') operations at its facility located on Parr Boulevard in Reno, Neva Read More »

SEKO opens major Miami gateway office

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

SEKO, a global provider of supply chain solutions, has opened a new, expanded gateway office in Miami to enhance its footprint in the growing international trade business to Central and South America. The new, larger SEKO Miami gateway facility is 3,500 Read More »

CEO study reveals key trends and opportunities in global supply chains

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Dr. Robert C. Lieb, Professor of Supply Chain Management at Northeastern University, and Vincent Hartnett, President ' Penske Logistics, unveiled the latest findings from an annual survey of CEOs of many of the world's largest third party logistics provid Read More »

China 2007 trade surplus to hit $250bln

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | International Trade

China's trade surplus is expected to reach $250 billion this year, as exports surge to $1.2 trillion and imports grow to $950 billion, the Xinhua news agency reported, citing a Ministry of Commerce official. Read More »

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