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US Customs and Border Protection seizes $10 million

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | International Trade

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has seized more than $10 million (over the last four months) in goods that were mis-described in an effort to circumvent trade laws and regulations. CBP plays a critical role in enforcing trade laws and ensuring that Read More »

PA Governor proposes expansion into world markets

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | International Trade

Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell recently unveiled initiatives that will build on Pennsylvania's cutting edge research - spurred by $1 billion in private and public investment - while helping state companies bridge borders and expand in global mark Read More »

DHL to expedite nearly four million fresh flowers on Valentine’s Day

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | Air Cargo

DHL is preparing for the rush of flower shipments destined for sweethearts nationwide this Valentine's Day. With its newly expanded air and ground network, the company expects to deliver nearly four million individual flower stems direct to retailers and Read More »

TNT Freight Management joins Cargo 2000

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | Air Cargo

H'kan Nilsson, CIO of TNT Freight Management, commented, ''Logistics buyers are increasingly embracing the new paradigm of pro-active exception management as opposed to mere reactive incident measures. To enable this quality quantum leap, there is a defin Read More »

Pilot Air Freight’s Jim Ednie to lead Philadelphia Station

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | Air Cargo

Pilot Air Freight announced the promotion of Jim Ednie to District Manager of the company's Philadelphia location. Ednie, who previously worked in the Philadelphia office, moves from Pilot's Harrisburg station to oversee operations and drive sales for the Read More »

Sea Star Line rechristens 3rd ship ’ ‘El Faro’

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Sea Star Line, LLC has [re]christened El Faro, the latest addition to its fleet. Formally know as the Northern Lights, El Faro will be introduced as Sea Star Line's 3rd ship in the trade between the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Read More »

OOCL Vancouver christened in Japan

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | Liner Shipping

The first of eight 5,888-TEU S-Class vessels was named the m.v. OOCL Vancouver by the vessel's Sponsor Mrs. Linda Kwan Chow at the Koyo Dockyard Co. Ltd., of Imabari Shipbuilding Group, in Mihara City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan on 2 February 2006. Read More »

Hatsu Smile launched in Japan

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Hatsu Smile, the fourth in a series of ten 7,024 teu S-type container vessels that Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' Kobe shipyard is constructing for the Evergreen Group, was christened on February 4, 2006. Hatsu Smile will join the three previously launched Read More »

Hamburg S’d/Alian’a and CSAV/Libra-Montemar

AJOT | February 12, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Hamburg S'd/Alian'a and CSAV/Libra-Montemar have filed a slot-swap agreement with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) designed to enhance service to an expanded range of East Coast Inter-American ports, providing direct access to a wider range of ports Read More »

Premium Article  Sea Containers, Ltd. announced that Robert MacKenzie has been appointed . . .

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | People | Appointments | Liner Shipping

Sea Containers, Ltd. announced that Robert MacKenzie has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the company.

James B. Sherwood, the founder of the company, remains Chairman in a non-executive capacit Read More »

Premium Article  PORT SECURITY & TECHNOLOGY 2006 - Science and cargo security

Peter Buxbaum | February 05, 2006 | Ports & Terminals

A Massachusetts company, backed by funding from the Department of Homeland Security, is developing what it calls the next generation of explosive detection systems for cargo security. What differentiates this new system from its predecessors, according to Read More »

Premium Article  PORT SECURITY & Technology 2006 - New York inventor develops cargo security method

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Air Cargo | Intermodal | International Trade | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

According to the US Patent & Trademark Office: “A comprehensive and effective system at detecting unauthorized hazardous materials such as explosives potentially placed by terrorists in cargo or freight, such as air cargo, is disclosed. The system is cost Read More »

Premium Article  PORT SECURITY & Technology 2006 - SEPTA

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

On Feb. 8th SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) will unveil its complete security prevention technology including the new Siegma System from HiEnergy Technogies. The Speakers below will discuss and demonstrate live, how this technol Read More »

Port of Vancouver records moderate increase for 2005

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

Trade through the Port of Vancouver grew four percent to 76.3 million tons in 2005, with exports of petroleum products and canola showing marked increases of 27% and 17% respectively; and, container traffic attaining a new record of 1.77 million teus. Inc Read More »

MARAD, Beaumont honor SE Texas maritime industry

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

The City of Beaumont and US Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, honored the Southeast Texas maritime industry for its response to Hurricanes Rita and Katrina. The event was held in Beaumont, January 31, 2006. Read More »

SC State Ports Authority Sets New Volume Record

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

In 2005, the SPA's facilities in the Port of Charleston handled 1.98 million teus, up 6% from 2004. The SPA's breakbulk and bulk cargo through Charleston, Georgetown and Port Royal totaled 1.9 million tons, up 2% from 2004. Read More »

Carlile opens new multi-modal facility at Port of Tacoma

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

While international trade through the Port of Tacoma continues to grow by leaps and bounds, the Port's domestic trade with Alaska, accounting for 30% of the Port's total trade volume, is strengthening. Read More »

Odyssey elects Vice Admiral Edward Straw as Chairman of the Board Logistics

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Odyssey elects Vice Admiral Edward Straw as Chairman of the Board Logistics expert to bolster Odyssey's Board; Provide added insight for company expansion Read More »

Export filing rules will soon change

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

In first quarter 2006, a US Census Bureau amendment to Foreign Trade Statistics Regulations (FTSR) is expected to replace paper export shipment filing of the Shipper's Export Declaration (SED) with mandatory Electronic Export Information (EEI) filing thro Read More »

Ecu-Line obtains CEPA license for China

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Over the last few years, Ecu-Line is doing everything possible to strengthen its presence in Asia, the fastest growing continent. Ecu-Line already has offices in Japan, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong. More concrete expansion Read More »

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