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Ukraine steps closer to WTO with Kyrgyzstan deal

AJOT | November 18, 2007 | International Trade

Ukraine signed a trade agreement with ex-Soviet Kyrgyzstan to eliminate one of the final hurdles to membership of the World Trade Organization 14 years after launching negotiations. Read More »

Heightened competition steers air carriers to niche business

AJOT | November 18, 2007 | Air Cargo

Air carriers are feeling increasingly scorched by escalating fuel costs and security charges. With competition already hot, niche services are playing an ever important role in distinguishing services in a crowded industry where business chases after many Read More »

Korean Air revenue surged 8.1% in 3Q 2007

AJOT | November 18, 2007 | Air Cargo

Korean Air, the flagship carrier of South Korea, announced its third quarter results for the three months ended September 30, 2007. Operating revenue increased by 8.1% to 2,371.8 billion KRW as compared to 2,193.2 billion KRW for the same period last year Read More »

Swiss WorldCargo adds capacity in India with a

AJOT | November 18, 2007 | Air Cargo

Swiss WorldCargo, the air cargo division of Swiss International Air Lines Ltd., announced added capacity in India with the launch of a new daily line flight to Delhi, effective from November 25, 2007. Read More »

Hamburg S’d takes over liner activities of Costa Container Lines & Calmedia

AJOT | November 18, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Hamburg S'damerikanische Dampfschifffahrts-Gesellschaft KG (Hamburg S'd), and GF Group s.p.a. wish to inform that a Sale and Purchase Agreement has been entered into by Hamburg S'd, GF Group, Costa Container Lines S.p.A. (CCL), and Calmedia Agenzia Maritt Read More »

Rickmers-Linie takes shares in Wallmann & Co.

AJOT | November 18, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Rickmers-Linie and the terminal operator Wallmann & Co are to extend their cooperation in the port of Hamburg. Rickmers-Linie will take a share of 25.1% in the Wallmann Terminal with effect from January 1, 2008. Read More »

New World Alliance moves another string to Thamesport

AJOT | November 18, 2007 | Liner Shipping

The members of the New World Alliance (APL, Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) and Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL)) have announced their intention to move another string of their Asia ' Europe service to Thamesport. Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK QUARTERLY - Housing start bust hurts imports of lumber, other commodities

Paul Scott Abbott | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

The collapse of the US home construction market is leading to precipitous declines in imports of lumber and related commodities through ports throughout the nation. Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK QUARTERLY - Will a dampening of freight rates spur consolidation?

George Lauriat | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

In the old days, dry bulk shipping was a staid business waiting to wink out, like a dying star, as the containership sector gobbled up the freight, terminal space and even investment money. But over the last five years, dry bulk shipping has become a glam Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK QUARTERLY - Breakbulk 2007: When will the bubble burst?

George Lauriat | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

In the third quarter breakbulk freight rates are still flirting with historic highs. China‚Äôs been the key player, but shipping analysts are troubled that a slumping US economy has set into motion events that will burst the breakbulk bubble in 2008. Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK QUARTERLY - ARI facility at Port Freeport expands its unique operation

Paul Scott Abbott | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The only rice-milling operation in the world located in a deepwater port has enhanced its break-bulk and bulk shipping capabilities this month with the opening of an expanded warehouse replete with a half-dozen new storage bins. Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK QUARTERLY - Breakbulk shipments soar at Port of Vancouver’s Lynnterm facilities

Leo Quigley | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

A booming economy coupled with construction for the 2010 Winter Olympics have increased breakbulk shipments at the Port of Vancouver's Lynnterm facilities. With even more projects in the pipeline, business looks good for 2008. Read More »

2007 USS Admiral of the Ocean Sea Awards presented to 3 industry leaders

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The 2007 Admiral of the Ocean Sea Awards were presented by United Seamen's Service (USS) to James S. Andrasick, President & CEO of Matson Navigation Company, Inc., Morten Arntzen, President & CEO of Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. and John F. Reinhart, P Read More »

New cranes provide over-the-quay handling in Guayaquil, Ecuador

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Two new Gottwald model HMK6407 mobiles purpose-built for container handling were introduced into service by Contecon Guayaquil SA (CGSA), a wholly- owned subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI), immediately following CGSA's tak Read More »

Port of Prince Rupert ship has come in

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

A decade after conceiving the vision for containerization, and only two years from the start of construction to transform the Fairview Terminal from break-bulk to containers, the Port of Prince Rupert's ship has come in. Read More »

Port of Charleston switches to cleaner fuel

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The SC State Ports Authority (SCSPA) has switched to cleaner-burning ultra low sulfur diesel fuel three years ahead of a federal mandate. Read More »

Forwarders continue to play key role for shippers

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Forwarders are a tough, resourceful, and flexible breed. When I entered the logistics business almost 30 years ago to join DHX-Dependable Hawaiian Express, forwarders originated about 90 per cent of all domestic and international "hard", i.e. over 50 lb. Read More »

Intermodal holds its own in 3Q

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Intermodal

Intermodal volume in the third quarter was the second-best ever recorded during any three-month period, despite a difficult freight environment that included declining import traffic and sluggish domestic demand. Read More »

Thamesport celebrates record-breaking rail volumes

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Intermodal

Thamesport (London), Limited is celebrating breaking the record for the number of containers handled by its rail terminal. Volumes reached an all-time high in the October, when a total of 6,007 units were handled, breaking the previous record of 5,411, se Read More »

UPS Freight launches reliability guarantee

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Intermodal

Starting with the new year, UPS Freight will back its on-time performance reliability with the same type of service guarantee that long has been enjoyed by UPS's small package customers. Read More »

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