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Aluminum falls, nickel eases after Russian metals escape curbs

Bloomberg | February 23, 2024 | International Trade | Commodity

CMA CGM posts a loss as Red Sea conflict rages
Maritime
Bloomberg | Top Story | February 23, 2024

CMA CGM posts a loss as Red Sea conflict rages

CMA CGM SA, the world’s third-largest container line, posted its first quarterly loss in four years as the shipping industry struggles with the conflict in the Red Sea and the specter of overcapacity.
United Airlines joins American, JetBlue to raise checked bag fees

Bloomberg | February 23, 2024 | Air Cargo | Airlines

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Nippon Steel’s China assets raise concerns over US deal

Bloomberg | February 23, 2024 | International Trade | Commodity

President Joe Biden’s administration is examining Nippon Steel Corp.’s connections to China, people familiar with the matter say, a potential stumbling block for the Japanese giant’s politically contentious deal to acquire American rival United States Steel Corp.

Consider These Market Trends In 2024

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | Logistics | Trucking

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Indian steel mills seek iron ore export ban as China sales jump

Bloomberg | February 23, 2024 | International Trade | Commodity

Smaller steelmakers in India are pressing for a ban on exports of iron ore, after a surge in sales to Chinese mills pushed up local prices.

Air cargo set for another challenging year
Air Cargo
Stuart Todd | Top Story | February 23, 2024

AJOT Insights
Air cargo set for another challenging year

Air cargo is set for another challenging year with geo-political tensions continuing to weigh heavily on global supply chains.
Port insurance on the Great Lakes requires thoughtful planning
Ports & Terminals
AJOT | Top Story | February 23, 2024

AJOT Insights
Port insurance on the Great Lakes requires thoughtful planning

The state of Great Lakes port infrastructure is one of the biggest issues facing the US and Canadian maritime industries.
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Unprecedented shipping disruptions raise risk to global trade

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | International Trade

Key shipping routes in the Red Sea, Black Sea and Panama Canal are simultaneously under threat, with far-reaching implications for inflation and food and energy security...

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CMA CGM: Financial Results

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | Maritime | By The Numbers

Financial results reflect a year of contrasts for the transport and logistics industry and confirm the relevance of the CMA CGM Group’s strategy...

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A decade after MH370, planes still at risk of vanishing off the map

Bloomberg | February 23, 2024 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Since the Malaysia Airlines jet and its 239 occupants went missing in 2014, efforts to prevent a similar case have been painfully slow.

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Los Angeles port head says Chinese cranes pose security risk

Bloomberg | February 23, 2024 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

The head of the busiest US maritime gateway said Chinese-made cranes pose a potential risk to national security, but a shortage of other countries that build the giant container-moving machines makes it challenging to address the vulnerability.

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DHL Group: Insights into fostering sustainable and inclusive trade at WTO’s 13th Ministerial Conference

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | International Trade

Trade and logistics experts from DHL Group, along with other leading trade experts, will be on hand at the 13th World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference to share insights into how the world can foster sustainable and inclusive trade...

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Progress made, but IMO fails to act on black carbon emissions, despite a direct pathway

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | Green Shipping

As a meeting of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 11) closed today in London, the Clean Arctic Alliance called on the IMO to urgently adopt a mandatory regulation requiring ships to move to distillate fuels while operating in and near to the Arctic, and for the maritime sector to follow a 2021 IMO resolution above 60 degrees north...

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Cathay Cargo: API connection for DB Schenker agents to book and confirm Cathay Cargo’s inventory

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | Air Cargo | Technology

Cathay Cargo also launches a portal making it easier for freight forwarder developer teams to connect with the Click & Ship booking platform...

January 2024 crude steel production

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | International Trade

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United announces daily non-stop flights between Guam and Tokyo-Haneda

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | Air Cargo | Airlines

New flights create a more direct link between Guam and Tokyo's city center. Service is scheduled to start on May 1 and tickets will go on sale tonight...

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Duvenbeck expands its network to include the Benelux region

AJOT | February 23, 2024 | Logistics

The logistics specialist takes over the Dutch company, Schotpoort Logistics...

US to impose new sanctions on Russia as anniversary nears

Bloomberg | February 23, 2024 | International Trade

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