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FedEx to raise rates on Express, freight

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Air Cargo

FedEx Corp , the world's largest cargo airline, said it would raise shipping rates on its Express and Freight services as the company hosted investors at its Memphis headquarters. Read More »

Air France-KLM faces cartel damages claim-paper

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Air Cargo

Air France-KLM faces a claim for up to 500 million euros ($673 million) damages in Dutch courts from companies who say they were hurt by price-fixing in the cargo industry, a Dutch newspaper reported.

Litigation firm Claims Funding Internatio Read More »

Evergreen Line improves efficiency of refrigerated fleet

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Aiming to improve the energy efficiency and reduce the environmental impact of its refrigerated container fleet, Evergreen Line has purchased 2,000 PrimeLINE' refrigeration units from Carrier Transicold. Carrier Transicold is a unit of Carrier Corp., the Read More »

Hamburg S’d supporting tests with low-sulphur fuel in Santos and the Gulf of Mexico

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Liner Shipping

For the second time this year, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), with the support of Hamburg S'd, has been able to generate important data on possible contaminant reductions in marine shipping.

In late August 2010, Low Read More »

Maersk Line looking more to Africa, S.America

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Liner Shipping

The world's biggest container shipper, Maersk Line, is increasingly serving Latin America and Africa with ships sailing directly from Asia to tap accelerating growth in those markets, the Financial Times said.

Many of the ships that Maersk ha Read More »

Shipper-carrier panel takes on tough issues in US.-Asia trade

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Liner Shipping

The Westbound Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (WTSA), a research and discussion forum of major container shipping lines in the U.S.-Asia trade lane, has formed a 16-member advisory board to solicit input from a broad cross-section of freight shipper Read More »

LaGoy to lead Sea Star Line commercial team

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Sea Star Line, LLC. has announced that Ned LaGoy has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Commercial, and will assume leadership of the Sea Star's marketing, sales, customer service and yield management. Read More »

Container market to recover on intra-Asia trade

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Asian container exports to the West will take up to five years to recover after last year's market plunge, but a boom in traffic between China and Southeast Asia will help offset losses, the head of Pacific International Lines (PIL) said. Read More »

Premium Article  The compelling case for the US Marine Highway

Stas Margaronis | September 26, 2010 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Building a “marine highway” could save money, add jobs, help build the economy and cut air emissions but does the US have the political will to overcome historical obstacles?

As Congress struggles to find the $450 billion to pay for th Read More »

Premium Article  Despite booming intermodal growth, APL Logistics’s Howland cites challenges facing the industry…

Karen Thuermer | September 26, 2010 | Intermodal

This year has been a good year for intermodal volumes. In fact, according to the Intermodal Association of North American (IANA), volumes continued to accelerate through 2010, posting an overall 17.2 percent year-over-year increase during Second Quarter ( Read More »

Premium Article  Heartland Corridor also draws attention of Canadian East Coast ports

Leo Ryan | September 26, 2010 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

In what some industry stakeholders have described as a “game-changer” in North American intermodal transportation, the significant upgrade to the rail route of Norfolk Southern (NS) between the busy Virginia ports and the big Midwest hubs of Columbus, O Read More »

Premium Article  IANA study highlights whopping growth for intermodal transport

Karen Thuermer | September 26, 2010 | Intermodal

If upward trends for transportation modes are any indication of an improving economy, it’s possible we are past the doldrums and moving towards better days. In fact, the Intermodal Association of North American (IANA) refers to the intermodal sector as “ Read More »

Premium Article  It’s not all good news in the intermodal numbers

Peter Buxbaum | September 26, 2010 | Intermodal

Early holiday shipping accounts for strength and will flatten out, says industry expert
Reports on increases in intermodal traffic have been proliferating lately. The Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) recently released statistic Read More »

Premium Article  Port of Long Beach’s $3 billion modernization

Stas Margaronis | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Long Beach is embarking on three projects with a price tag of $3 billion to accommodate the new generation of container vessels with a 10,000 to 12,000 teu capacity as well as improve cargo-moving efficiencies and reduce air pollution. Abo Read More »

Premium Article  Fighting Against Excess: How a good 3PL relationship can trim costs for higher profit margins…

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Transport Intermediaries

How a good 3PL relationship can trim costs for higher profit margins and a better performing supply chain
Most businesses are faced with the challenge of eliminating excess in their supply chain operations. Internet-driven, customer-centric Read More »

American Honda recognizes Atlantic Container Line with Premier Partner Award

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

Atlantic Container Line, a Grimaldi Group company, was recognized as a top supplier by American Honda Motor Co. President & CEO Tetsuo Iwamura presented the company's Premier Partner Award to ACL for excellence in International Transportation between Nor Read More »

Combined WWPC power for complex sugar plant movement from India to Sudan

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

Sudan Project forwarding specialists, Darka for Trading and Services, WWPC Member for Sudan, has met with success transporting 4100 cbm of heavy cargo over 1100 kilometers from Port Sudan to the White Nile Sugar Project in Abu Hibera(Central Sudan) Read More »

Brazilian President on hand for turnover of reconstructed flood damaged berth at Port of Itajai

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (known as Lula) visited the Port of Itajai in Brazil’s Santa Catarina State, September 13th, for the official handover of the reconstructed Berth 2 to the Itajai Port Authority. APM Terminals Itajai S/A which Read More »

Ceres Terminals appoints LaForgia

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Ceres Terminals Incorporated announced the appointment of Anthony LaForgia as Vice President of Ceres Atlantic Terminals, Inc., operating in New York and New Jersey, effective October 1, 2010.

Mr. LaForgia replaces Gary Lesnevich who is retir Read More »

Port of Baltimore cargo business recovering from difficult 2009

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Governor Martin O’Malley announced that some of the key commodities of the Port of Baltimore’s public marine terminals are rebounding from one of the worst economic downturns in U.S. history. Comparing Fiscal Year 2010 (July 2009- June 2010) with Fiscal Y Read More »

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