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RedPrairie teams with Microsoft to provide supply chain solutions

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

RedPrairie Corporation, a global leader in supply chain technology solutions that enable business process transformation, announced that they have formed a strategic alliance with Microsoft Corp. to provide integrated Warehouse and Transportation Manageme Read More »

Chicago Land Bridge

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Intermodal

When it comes to freight containers, according to Nexus Distribution President Will Hansen, the heavier the better. Nexus began in April to allow customers to more easily ship containers that are heavier than those permitted on public highways. The compan Read More »

Florida East Coast Railway provides Wal-Mart solution

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Intermodal

When Wal-Mart Stores Inc. officials were looking for a distribution center location on Florida's Treasure Coast, St. Augustine-based Florida East Coast Industries Inc. had the ideal solution. Read More »

HK warned as China goods face crack-down

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | International Trade

The United States has stepped up its crack-down on illegal Chinese goods entering the country, and as a major conduit for mainland trade with America, Hong Kong must brace itself for more hardline action, according to experts. Read More »

EU imposes revised measures in response to Byrd Amendment

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | International Trade

The European Union has imposed adjusted counter-balancing measures in response to the continuation of payments by the US government to US companies under the terms of the Byrd Amendment, which has been ruled by the WTO as incompatible with WTO rules. Read More »

Canfor ‘can live with’ new softwood lumber deal

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | International Trade

Canfor Corp (CFP.T) can live with the new softwood deal struck between the US and Canada even though it's widely viewed as a compromise deal, Chief Executive Jim Shepherd said. Read More »

Australia beef feels heat from US return to Korea

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | International Trade

Australian exporters are preparing to defend their market share in the South Korean beef market, North Asia's second-biggest market after Japan, after Seoul said it planned to resume imports of US beef. Read More »

Emirates increases its services between New York and Dubai

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Air Cargo

Emirates will introduce a new service between New York and Dubai via Hamburg on October 29 this year. This service increases Emirates' flights to Dubai to three times a day, as well as increasing capacity on its recently launched Hamburg to Dubai service. Read More »

Focus on India’s infrastructure at Hannover show

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Air Cargo

Though India's economic reforms coupled with the rule of law and adequate IPR safeguards were praised at the Hannover Industrial Fair, held from April 24 to 28, German corporate executives urged India to build a viable infrastructure and improve the distr Read More »

US-Asia container lines adjust beef, pork and poultry rates

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Member shipping lines in the Westbound Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (WTSA) have adopted a voluntary rate program for shipments of US meat and poultry to Asia, as the bulk of service contracts in that market segment come up for renewal. Read More »

H’egh Autoliners celebrates arrival of m/v H’egh Detroit

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Liner Shipping

The vessel is sixth in a series of nine newbuildings constructed by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. under contract to H'egh Autoliners. Of the remaining vessels in the series, two will be delivered in 2007 and one in 2008. Read More »

Horizon Lines is Wal-Mart 2005 Carrier of the Year

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Horizon Lines, LLC was recognized by Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. as the 2005 recipient of the company's annual 'Carrier of the Year Award' for the Jones Act trades. Horizon Lines provides Wal-Mart ocean transportation and logistics services between the continen Read More »

Premium Article  OCEAN CARRIER REVIEW 2006 - Grand Alliance takes big changes in stride:

Peter Buxbaum | May 07, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Some big changes have come to the Grand Alliance in the last year, as one carrier departed and additional capacity was added. The alliance and its membership have responded by reallocating assets, reconfiguring services, and entering a new cooperative agr Read More »

Premium Article  OCEAN CARRIER REVIEW 2006 - Container lines must grapple with energy costs, congestion

Paul Scott Abbott | May 07, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Fuel costs and port congestion head the list of challenges facing global container carriers, which are looking to solutions ranging from installation of shipboard windmills to establishment of reserved berthing windows. Read More »

Premium Article  OCEAN CARRIER REVIEW 2006 - Larger steamship vessels warrant opportunity

Karen Thuermer | May 07, 2006 | Liner Shipping

When news broke in 2002 that an order had been placed for a ship capable of hauling 8,500 teus -- the first post-Panamax-size ship ever, the reverberation could be felt at every major seaport around the world and within the executive offices of the steams Read More »

Ship diversion brings 4,700 cars through Portland, OR

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

When the gigantic car carrying ship Morning Courier prepared to cross the Columbia River Bar and pull into Terminal 6's Berth 607 on March 26 instead of its scheduled East Coast port of call, it began a series of events that put hundreds of local waterfro Read More »

Towsley stepping down as Miami port director

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

Charles A. 'Chuck' Towsley is stepping down as port director at the Port of Miami-Dade County. Read More »

Corps completes 50-foot inbound shipping channel project

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

The US Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk District, has completed a $37 million project to deepen the inbound lane of the shipping channel to the Hampton Roads harbor to 50 feet. Read More »

Schneider streamlines entry into Canada

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Schneider Logistics, Inc., an international lead logistics provider and part of the Schneider National enterprise today announced AccessCanada(TM), a new service offering that helps US exporters to Canada reduce cost and take risk out of the supply chain. Read More »

TIA Watchdog Account requests spike

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

After the TIA Convention, there was an immediate influx of interest in the Watchdog site. Since this time alone, there have been 80 requests from TIA members for new Master accounts, and this number is growing on a daily basis. Clearly, members were impre Read More »

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