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Seaboard purchases M/V Karonga

AJOT | February 18, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Seaboard Marine completed the purchase of the M/V Karonga, a multi-purpose vessel that has been used by Seaboard in the South American trade in recent years. Sailing from the United States to Chile and Peru, the M/V Karonga, which has been renamed the M/V Read More »

Premium Article  AIR CARGO QUARTERLY - Swissport Cargo gains Cargo 2000 certification

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Air Cargo

Swissport, a leading global aviation services provider, is the first air cargo GHA to gain certification as being fully-compliant to Cargo 2000’s quality requirements for ground handling. Read More »

Premium Article  AIR CARGO QUARTERLY - Emirates launches freighter services to Djibouti

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Air Cargo

Djibouti, Emirates’ 15th African destination, will be served by the Airbus A310-300F freighter once a week. Operating every Sunday, Emirates freighter EK 4805 will depart Dubai at 0700 hours, arriving in Djibouti at 0900 hours on the same day.

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Premium Article  AIR CARGO QUARTERLY - WFS sets its sights on Asia

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Air Cargo

WFS, the world's largest air cargo handling organization is looking to build its business base in Asia as it aims to mirror its strong and growing presence in Europe and North America. Read More »

Premium Article  AIR CARGO QUARTERLY - United wins bid for DC-Beijing route

Karen Thuermer | February 11, 2007 | Air Cargo

United Airlines started the new year with good news from the US Department of Transportation. On January 9, United won tentative approval from the federal government to operate the first-ever nonstop daily flight between Washington, DC and Beijing, China. Read More »

Joint ESC ELAA documentation issues

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The ESC and ELAA held an exploratory meeting between members to discuss documentation issues. Further meetings are due . . . Read More »

Burton joins NLI team

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Norton Lilly International (NLI) announced that Jim Burton has joined the company as the Chief Financial/Chief Operating Officer (CFO/COO) effective Feb. 1, 2007. Burton brings over 25 years of financial, accounting and operational experience to his posit Read More »

Huizhou Port Int’l Container Terminals holds joint-venture signing ceremony

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) and Huizhou Port Affairs Group Company, Limited, hosted a ceremony for the signing of the joint-venture agreement of Huizhou Port International Container Terminals and the operational commencement of two container quay cranes Read More »

Port of Savannah posts 14% growth for CY06

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

At the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Board Meeting held in Brunswick today, the GPA said it moved a record number of cargo containers in calendar year 2006, firmly establishing the Port of Savannah as the second-largest container port on the US East Coast Read More »

Governor Gregoire unveils Container Ports Initiative

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

State of Washington Governor Chris Gregoire visited the Port of Tacoma to unveil her Container Ports Initiative, a plan to improve the movement of products to markets and workers to jobs. "The Next Washington is a strategy that challenges Washingtonians t Read More »

Ports seek collaborative effort for security funding

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans unanimously approved a cooperative endeavor agreement aimed at teaming with ports from Baton Rouge to the mouth of the Mississippi River to seek and administer Department of Homeland Security port secu Read More »

GAC Logistics (UK) clinches BIFA Special Services Award

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC Logistics (UK) has won the prestigious Special Services Award at the annual British International Freight Association (BIFA) Freight Services Awards. Read More »

VIEWPOINT: Target Logistic Services

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Supply chain professionals tell Target Logistic Services that senior management support is among the most crucial components of a successful logistics program. During the past year, we have been asking our customers to ascertain the role senior managemen Read More »

Norman Mineta to address TIA

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

The Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA), the leading trade association of third party logistics (3PL) companies, has announced that former Secretary of Transportation, Norman Y. Mineta, the longest serving Secretary in the history of the US De Read More »

CN maintains freight operations as UTU strike continues

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Intermodal

CN said the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) will continue Feb. 19 its hearing on the company's application for a declaration that the United Transportation Union (UTU) launched an illegal strike against CN. (MARKET WIRE) Read More »

RoadLink USA East expands services in Northeast

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Intermodal

RoadLink USA East has expanded service out of the Ports of Norfolk, Baltimore, and New Jersey. Effective immediately all three locations will be serving New England, Upstate New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky, Virginia, Maryland, and Nort Read More »

Railroad safety in desperate need of reform and oversight

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Intermodal

Congress must overcome the railroad industry's decade-long campaign to block common sense safety legislation and make clear that profits do not trump safety. Read More »

Intermodal fourth-quarter volume rises 0.6%

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | Intermodal

The fourth-quarter results, including a 4.3% increase in international traffic, showed that volume reached 3.58 million shipments, according to the Intermodal Association of North America's Market Trends & Statistics report. The fourth-quarter total was t Read More »

US sugar industry concerned over farm bill proposal

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | International Trade

US sugar growers said a proposal by the Bush administration to regulate the supply of sugar on the market would place them at a disadvantage to Mexican farmers who could flood the country with cheap imports. Read More »

US economic outlook “positive”

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | International Trade

Economic activity had a "significant pickup" in the fourth quarter, the housing market's slump appears benign and about to end, Kimmitt said, adding that he expects a "solid" 2007 marked by job creation and "moderate inflation." Read More »

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