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AFA taps Goldberg for board of directors

AJOT | May 13, 2007 | Air Cargo

SEKO has announced that Steven Goldberg, the Company's COO, has been named to the Board of Directors of the Airforwarders Association (AFA), the industry voice for air cargo companies and their partners. Read More »

Intermarine expands Asian headquarters office in Shanghai

AJOT | May 13, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Intermarine is moving and expanding its Asian Headquarters office to better support its Far East, India and Arabian Gulf Service. Located in Shanghai's new Hong Yi Plaza, the office will control all aspects of the Asian service and will house a staff enga Read More »

US-Asia container lines to raise Panama Canal charges

AJOT | May 13, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Member shipping lines in the Westbound Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (WTSA) have announced their intention to increase Panama Canal charges for the first time in more than two years, reflecting annual increases in Panama Canal transit fees, as well Read More »

Premium Article  OCEAN CARRIER REVIEW - Seaspan Corp.: Swimming with the big boys

Leo Quigley | May 06, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Seaspan Corporation’s early beginnings go back to the Vancouver, Canada, tug and barge group, Seaspan. Established in 1898, Seaspan’s red and white tugs are now a familiar part West Coast scenery, pulling log booms and barges between destinations as far n Read More »

Premium Article  OCEAN CARRIER REVIEW - North-south trade offering promise for ocean carriers

Paul Scott Abbott | May 06, 2007 | International Trade | Liner Shipping

While burgeoning East-West trade continues to draw the lion’s share of industry discussion, ocean carriers are by no means neglecting North-South routes. Read More »

Premium Article  OCEAN CARRIER REVIEW - Boxed-in in 2006

George Lauriat | May 06, 2007 | International Trade | Liner Shipping

By nature, containership operators work from one slump to the next. In the rare moments in between [slumps] when profitability drips green to their bottom lines, carriers make hay and prepare for the inevitable next slump. But even the market peaks are fr Read More »

Premium Article  OCEAN CARRIER REVIEW - Economies of scale and trade patterns shift ocean services

Karen Thuermer | May 06, 2007 | Liner Shipping

Increased fuel costs, shifts in global supply chain needs and larger vessels are resulting in steamship lines taking a close look at costs and ways to maximize equipment utilization. Read More »

MSC Chairman warns leaders of ‘monsters’ faced by industry

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The 'fierce monsters' faced today by the ocean shipping industry are far from mythical, according to Nicola Arena, chairman and chief executive officer of Mediterranean Shipping Co. (USA). Read More »

Commerce secretary urges support for free-trade, immigration efforts

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Speaking to more than 800 port leaders from around the globe at the International Association of Ports and Harbors' 25th biennial World Ports Conference, Gutierrez said such Bush Administration policies will help further tremendous growth for ports. Read More »

JAXPORT shows strong growth

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Operating revenues in fiscal year 2006 reached a record $38.5 million, JAXPORT's third consecutive year of record revenue and sixth consecutive year of revenue growth. JAXPORT cargo facilities reported their busiest year ever, handling a record 8.7 millio Read More »

Container move record set at JAXPORT’s Talleyrand terminal

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

A container crew working a Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) vessel at the Jacksonville Port Authority's Talleyrand terminal set a JAXPORT record recently, accomplishing an average of 47.19 moves per hour. Read More »

REZ-1 introduces domestic reload program

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Intermodal

As rising inland transportation costs continue to present a challenge for ocean carriers and other private asset owners, REZ-1 has developed a suite of business services including container visibility and distribution, automated rail billing, and line hau Read More »

RoadLink expands national presence

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Intermodal

RoadLink USA, Inc. announced that it has expanded its national service platform and strengthened its presence in the Midwest by acquiring Chicago-based Unity Distribution Group and Ohio-based Reserve Transportation Services, both leaders in the intermodal Read More »

US: China, Russia remain lax on intellectual property rights

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | International Trade

In an annual report, US trade officials on Monday said China and Russia remain lax in their enforcement of intellectual-property rights. Read More »

Chief WTO farm mediator says US, EU must move

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | International Trade

The chief mediator in troubled World Trade Organization (WTO) farm talks added to pressure on Washington to make concessions, spelling out US subsidy cuts needed for a deal. Read More »

Iran sanctions bill targets US companies’ foreign subsidiaries

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | International Trade

US Senators Frank Lautenberg, D-NJ, and Hillary Clinton, D-NY, introduced a bill that would sanction subsidiaries of US companies doing business with Iran. Read More »

S.Korean GDP seen up 6% in 10 yrs on US pact

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | International Trade

South Korea's trade deal with the United States reached this month is expected to boost Asia's third-largest economy by as much as 6% over the next 10 years and create 340,000 new jobs, a study showed on Monday. Read More »

Etihad Crystal Cargo switches to Frankfurt-Hahn

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Air Cargo

The first freighter from Abu Dhabi to Frankfurt-Hahn will begin on 3 May, and the four flights-per-week service will operate every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Read More »

SWISS remains on course in the first quarter of 2007

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Air Cargo

Swiss International Air Lines (Group) generated earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) of CHF 122 million in the first quarter of 2007. The result compares to an EBIT of CHF 23 million for the same period a year ago. Consolidated net profit for the fir Read More »

Milestone reached on Open Skies Agreement between Europe - US

AJOT | May 06, 2007 | Air Cargo

In Washington last week, the German Federal Minister of Transport, Building and Urban Affairs, Wolfgang Tiefensee, in his capacity as EU Council President, signed the Open Skies Agreement between the EU and the US. Also present at the signing ceremony at Read More »

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