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FedEx will handle more ground shipments than air in ‘05, Colography Group forecasts

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Intermodal

For the first time in its history, FedEx Corp. this year is expected to transport more domestic ground shipments than domestic air shipments, according to a forecast released by The Colography Group, Inc. Read More »

A conversation with Jon Zinke, US Admiralty lawyer, Hong Kong

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | International Trade

Jon Zinke is among the rarest of species. He is the only US Admiralty lawyer in Hong Kong. "I'm not only the only US Admiralty lawyer in Hong Kong, but the only one in Asia," Zinke told the AJOT. Read More »

Dollar rules as global reserve currency - for now

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | International Trade

Promoted at its advent as the currency that would topple the US dollar as the international reserve currency of choice, the euro is likely to struggle to achieve that goal in the wake of France's rejection of the new EU constitution last week. Read More »

Sourcing Apparel—India Expo held in New York City June 8-9

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | International Trade

Hundreds of Indian apparel manufacturers and US importers will meet at the second annual Sourcing Apparel--India Expo at the Penn Plaza Pavilion in New York City June 8 and 9, 2005. The expo will offer a wide range of manufacturer exhibits as well as semi Read More »

Africa’s leaders put continent in shop window

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | International Trade

Africa's business and political leaders are upbeat about convincing their global counterparts that the continent is ripe for sustainable economic development. Read More »

BAWC executives detail good financials for 2004/2005

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Air Cargo

Good news in the airline industry is hard to come by these days, but British Airways World Cargo (BAWC) was so delighted with its year end financials that it hosted a group of journalists from around the world in early May to Turnberry, Scotland to reveal Read More »

Korean Air to buy $230 mln cargo plane from Boeing

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Air Cargo

Korean Air said it was buying a cargo plane for $230 million from Boeing Co., following an agreement last month to buy 10 passenger jets from the US firm. Read More »

Moving cargo into The 21st Century

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Air Cargo

As the air cargo industry has evolved, its often archaic IT systems have been slow to match the change. However, the industry has, at last, found responsive, industry-wide solutions for The 21st Century. Read More »

SAS Cargo sees small profit in 2004

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Air Cargo

Despite difficult market conditions for airfreight in 2004 SAS Cargo managed to continue the positive trend by presenting a profit for the third consecutive year. In its third full year as an independent company SAS Cargo's profit before interest and tax Read More »

Dan Warner Promoted to Vice President and Treasurer, Crowley Maritime Corp.

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Liner Shipping

Crowley Maritime Corporation's board of directors has approved the appointment of Dan Warner to Vice President and Treasurer. In his new position, Warner is responsible for the direction and management of the treasury activities of the total organization Read More »

Dockwise delivers state-of-the-art accommodation rig to Rotterdam

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Liner Shipping

On May 27 the heavy transport shipping company Dockwise Shipping B.V. delivered the 6,130 ton state-of-the-art accommodation rig Atlantic Esbjerg to Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Read More »

UA MOL cooperation

AJOT | June 05, 2005 | Liner Shipping

Hanjin, Senator, UASC and MOL announce new cooperation in Asia ' Mediterranean ' Middle East Trade Read More »

Premium Article  Perishables - Technological advances help keep poultry and meat safely on the move

Karen Thuermer | May 29, 2005 | International Trade | Liner Shipping

Technological advancements are making the shipment of perishables easier and safer. A great deal of effort is involved moving perishable meats and poultry around the globe. With business opportunities skyrocketing, shippers are leaning more and more on te Read More »

Premium Article  Perishables - US cattlemen fighting for export markets

Peter Buxbaum | May 29, 2005 | International Trade

US agricultural exports, and beef in particular, are growing robustly, according to a report issued by the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) earlier this year, fueled primarily by the weakening dollar against most major world currenc Read More »

President Bush proclaims National Maritime Day, 2005

AJOT | May 29, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

America's merchant mariners make our Nation more secure and our economy stronger. Throughout our history, they have promoted commerce and protected our freedom. On National Maritime Day, we honor the dedicated service of the United States Merchant Marine. Read More »

PierPASS OffPeak program to begin at Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach;

AJOT | May 29, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

PierPASS Inc. announced that registration began on May 23, for OffPeak, the new program to reduce congestion at the Port of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach. By providing an incentive for cargo operations on nights and weekends, OffPeak aims to reduce d Read More »

Mineta’s Jacksonville visit highlights SAFETEA as antidote to port congestion

AJOT | May 29, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

Critical cargo shipments could be left sitting on the dock with nowhere to go unless the Congress passes the Bush Administration's surface reauthorization bill, Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta said on a visit to the bustling Port of Jacksonville. Read More »

Analysis of an acquisition: ‘To Be or Not Be’ ’ Not a question, but rather an acquisition

AJOT | May 29, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

Danish mega-carrier Maersk-Sealand makes an offer that RPONL's major shareholders can't refuse and the sets stage for a new era in container shipping. Read More »

History gives way to progress at Port of Tacoma

AJOT | May 29, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

"The march of progress leaves little room for sentiment," said Bruce Koch, as he watched a contractor high above at work with a cutting torch. Read More »

Norfolk Southern receives 2004 TRANSCAER © National Achievement Award

AJOT | May 29, 2005 | Intermodal

The National TRANSCAER Task Group, sponsored in part by the American Chemistry Council, has awarded a 2004 TRANSCAER National Achievement Award to Norfolk Southern Corporation (Norfolk Southern). Read More »

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