Shipco and ICT Warehouse have an innovative app-titude - by Karen Thuermer

Shipco Transport, founded in 1988 as a subsidiary of Denmark based Scan-Group, not only has organically grown into one of the world’s leading neutral NVOCCs, this Catham, NJ-headquartered company operates with leading edge technology that is spring boarding it into a model for efficient customer service, and tracking and tracing.

AG exporters demand change from PMA and ILWU

Stas Margaronis | July 03, 2015 | International Trade

Agricultural exporters and truckers attending the Agriculture Transportation Coalition (AgTC) annual meeting in San Francisco expressed anger and frustration about losses and delays incurred during the recent cargo handling slow down at West Coast ports. Read More »

Logistics needs real investment, warns forwarding chief

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is calling for real investment in the UK's logistics network, ahead of the Chancellor's Emergency Budget tomorrow. Read More »

ISS Update on port operations in Greece

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

All ISS operations in Greece are continuing as normal and port operations have not been affected so far. Read More »

Iron ore price fall a sign China’s economic might waning

Reuters | July 07, 2015 | International Trade

Iron ore prices dropped to the lowest in more than two months on Friday, sending shivers through the mining industry and heightening worries that Chinese economic activity is slowing just as ore piles up at its ports. Read More »

Hub Group Appoints Douglas G. Beck General Counsel

PR Newswire | July 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Hub Group announced recently that Douglas G. Beck has been named Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel, effective July 1st. Read More »

3i Infrastructure, AMP Capital to buy shipping firm Esvagt

Reuters | July 07, 2015 | Liner Shipping

Investment firms 3i Infrastructure and AMP Capital have agreed to buy Danish shipping company Esvagt for 4.1 billion Danish crowns ($607 million), aiming to tap growing demand for servicing offshore wind farms. Read More »

Yusen Logistics and Xerox Significantly Extend Cooperation in the Benelux

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

As part of the new contract, Yusen Logistics will now provide warehousing, pre-assembly, transport preparation and “copy-ready” delivery services for innovative Xerox document management devices, including copying, printing and multifunctional equipment. Read More »

OPDR joins the CMA CGM Group

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Liner Shipping

The CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce that the European Commission approved the acquisition of OPDR. Read More »

Container shipping will be lucky to break even in 2015

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | International Trade

A toxic mixture of overcapacity, weak demand and aggressive commercial pricing is threatening liner shipping industry profitability for the rest of 2015, according to the Container Forecaster report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. Read More »

Dave Halsema joins MacroPoint

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

New Vice President brings extensive freight brokerage experience to brokers, shippers and 3PLs using MacroPoint load tracking software Read More »

APL’s schedule reliability scales up

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Liner Shipping

APL was the most reliable carrier with a global on-time performance of 85.5% in May 2015, according to the latest Global Liner Performance Report by SeaIntel Maritime Analysis. Read More »

G6 Alliance announces Asia – North America service enhancement

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Liner Shipping

In response to market demand, members of the G6 Alliance today announced a service enhancement in the Asia – North America (East Coast) trade. Read More »

Port of New Orleans earns ‘Green Port’ certification from Green Marine

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Green Marine, a North American environmental certification program for the marine, port and terminal industry, officially recognized the Port of New Orleans recently as a certified Green Port. Read More »

CEVA named recipient of prestigious Annual Partner Award by Huawei

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Huawei Technologies USA recognizes CEVA for exceptional 2014 performance among all suppliers Read More »

CMA CGM Georg Forster, their largest vessel and largest UK flag containership in the world

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Liner Shipping

The CMA CGM Georg Forster will be christened in Hamburg on July 9th. Read More »

Another successful year for SDV at the Paris Air Show.

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Air Cargo

The world's leading aviation and space event has just closed its doors at Le Bourget. Read More »

U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, May 2015

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | International Trade

May imports were $230.5 billion, $0.3 billion less than April imports. Read More »

G6 Alliance announces Asia-Europe Schedule Update

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Liner Shipping

Members of the G6 Alliance today announced the voiding of four Asia-Europe sailings in response to changes in market demand. Read More »

GCT New York deepens berth to 50 feet for big ships.

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals

The terminal already has the highest crane productivity in the New York/New Jersey harbor and thanks to this recent deepening, we can now extend that same level of service to even larger vessels. Read More »

Terex Port Solutions delivers Model 7 crane to Porto di Carrara

AJOT | July 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals

This new crane is operating as part of an overall fleet of 11 Terex Gottwald mobile harbour cranes in Carrara. Read More »