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Texas to form connected and automated vehicle task force

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Intermodal News | Road

Freightos Ocean Freight Rates
Freightos Ocean Freight Rates

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Having lost ground following January 1’s GRIs, the mid-month GRI picked up transpacific prices again. The net effect of dipping, then rising prices last week was a 4% week on week rise for both lanes.

Freightos Air Freight Rates

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Air Cargo News | General News

XPO Logistics Named a World’s Most Admired Company for Second Year
XPO Logistics Named a World’s Most Admired Company for Second Year

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Logistics

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has been named one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for 2019, as announced by Fortune. XPO first made the list of World’s Most Admired Companies in 2018.

EIA now publishes oil stocks at power plant level
EIA now publishes oil stocks at power plant level

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Energy News

Power plants that burn petroleum liquids (such as distillate or residual fuel oils) are generally used for short periods during times of peak electricity demand.

JOST air slide fifth wheel now standard on Peterbilt Model 579 trucks
JOST air slide fifth wheel now standard on Peterbilt Model 579 trucks

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Intermodal News | Road

Peterbilt has selected the JOST JSK37 12” inboard air slide fifth wheel as standard on its Model 579 Class 8 truck. The base of the new JOST JSK37 inboard slider is 23 lbs. lighter than previous models allowing for increased payloads and higher profitability for fleets. The standardization is effective January 1, 2019.

MSC announces new OCC from USA to Djibouti

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Maersk TP8 Service is Calling Long Beach

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Project Cargo Network adds Goodrich Logistics in West Africa
Project Cargo Network adds Goodrich Logistics in West Africa

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Project / Heavy Lift News

The company are already valued members in Kazakhstan and Afghanistan, and we are pleased to welcome their West African offices to PCN. They are located in Abidjan (Ivory Coast) and Dakar (Senegal).

APL Refines Global Service Network
APL Refines Global Service Network

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

As part of the CMA CGM Group, APL will offer a total of 34 service loops of the OCEAN Alliance Day 3 Product from 1 April 2019.

MGL Cargo Services find Consecutive Success on Production Line
MGL Cargo Services find Consecutive Success on Production Line

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Project / Heavy Lift News

MGL Cargo Services' special project cargo team specialised in machinery and production lines clearance and on-carriage at Alexandria port.

ABL with Successful Project Delivery to Germany
ABL with Successful Project Delivery to Germany

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Project / Heavy Lift News

When the rain drops from the sky, does your mood drop?

Drewry Port Throughput Indices
Drewry Port Throughput Indices

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Drewry Container Port Throughput Indices are a series of volume growth/decline indices based on monthly throughput data for a sample of over 220 ports worldwide, representing over 75% of global volumes. The base point for the indices is January 2012 = 100.

Heavies from Asia for USA by SAL
Heavies from Asia for USA by SAL

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project

SAL’s MV Anne-Sofie loaded a mix of project cargo in several ports in Asia for the USA. The cargo included about 17.000 cbm with three main units measured up to 44.196 x 6.401 x 5.055 meters, weighing up to 274 ton.

ITF opposes BHP’s decision to end 100 years of Australian shipping

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

CMA CGM ready for third phase starting in April 2019
CMA CGM ready for third phase starting in April 2019

AJOT | January 22, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Building on the success of the previous Ocean Alliance’s product, the Day 3 Product will bring the CMA CGM Group’s clients an optimized and highly competitive offer, with 38 services, 330 vessels (of which 111 provided by CMA CGM Group) and increased capacities reaching around 3.8 million TEU.

U.S. Still Seeking Huawei CFO’s Extradition, Canada Envoy Says

Bloomberg | January 22, 2019 | International Trade

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