Latest News


Trump’s next trade war target: Chinese students at elite schools

Bloomberg | June 03, 2019 | International Trade

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/ABCs-pharma-volumes-rose-60-in-2018.jpg
An industry first move for all-cargo airlines

Air Freight News | June 03, 2019 | Air Cargo | Freighters | Technology

AirBridgeCargo and CargoLogicAir join air cargo booking platform cargo.one to offer their global capacities digitally.

Welcoming Triton, the Largest Ship to Ever Pass Through the Panama Canal
Ports & Terminals
AJOT | Top Story | June 03, 2019

Welcoming Triton, the Largest Ship to Ever Pass Through the Panama Canal

The Neopanamax container ship Triton, built in 2015, has a TEU capacity of 14,424, a 20-row beam of 51.2 meters (168 feet), and is 369 meters (1,211 feet) in length.
Global export orders contract for the ninth straight month

Bloomberg | June 03, 2019 | International Trade

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/Ibrahim-Khan-Chartering-Manager-dship-Carriers.jpg
New Chartering Manager for dship Carriers

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Logistics | People | Appointments

This will ensure further availability and enhanced services to dship Carriers’ clients in India and Middle East.

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/qantas_787_Hero.jpeg
Secretary Elaine Chao announces Department of Transportation tentatively grants antitrust immunity for American-Qantas

Air Freight News | June 03, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Tentative decision is subject to conditions that will protect competition and consumers

UPS teams up with ShopRunner connecting retailers with 58 million UPS My Choice members
Logistics
AJOT | Top Story | June 03, 2019

UPS teams up with ShopRunner connecting retailers with 58 million UPS My Choice members

UPS today announced the addition of ShopRunner benefits to its free UPS My Choice program, giving millions of consumers a year of complimentary access to two-day shipping, returns and seamless checkout at more than 100 retailers including Ann Taylor, Bloomingdale’s, Chico’s and Kate Spade New York.
https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/Cargo-hold-cleaning.jpg
Less is more with Wilhelmsen’s new best in test heavy duty cargo hold cleaner

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Maritime

Tested extensively both in the lab and in the hold, Wilhelmsen’s Unitor CargoClean HD further improves on the market-leading performance of its predecessor but requires just half the volume of chemicals previously needed.

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/Damen_LNG-Hybrid_RoRo_ferries_for_Seaspan.jpg
Damen building two LNG-Hybrid RoRo ferries for Seaspan

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Maritime

These two innovative 149-metre vessels will join Seaspan’s fleet with 1,034 lane metres and have 209m3 LNG storage onboard as well as 2 megawatt hours of battery capacity.

Blackstone makes a big bet on a trade bright spot

Bloomberg | June 03, 2019 | International Trade | Logistics

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/DACHSER_ASL_Sweden_Team_2019.jpg
Dachser Air & Sea Logistics launches operations in Sweden

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Logistics

New location will facilitate movement of Sweden’s exports to U.S.

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/eia-06032019-1.png
Saudi Arabia used less crude oil for power generation in 2018

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Energy | By The Numbers

In 2018, Saudi Arabia reported burning an average of 0.4 million barrels per day (b/d) of crude oil for power generation, the lowest amount since at least 2009, the earliest year that data are available from the Joint Organizations Data Initiative (JODI).

CMA CGM announced THC update for Greenock (UK) import/export

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Maritime | Liner Shipping

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/oneworld-20-years-Press-event-1FEB19-07.jpg
oneworld’s digital revolution gains pace

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Air Cargo | Air Forwarders

oneworld is rapidly moving ahead with its digital revolution, with more member airlines linking up its new digital platform and more capabilities added.

https://www.ajot.com/images/uploads/article/Ellen_baptising_ceremony.jpg
World’s most powerful fully-electric ferry ready for Danish waters

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Maritime

The Ellen E-ferry will travel further than any other fully-electric ferry and contains the largest battery pack ever installed in a seafaring vessel.

Dreary: Manning costs to rise below inflation on easing officer supply shortfall

AJOT | June 03, 2019 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | By The Numbers

© Copyright 1999–2024 American Journal of Transportation. All Rights Reserved