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A low-cost conqueror is coming for Emirates

Bloomberg | May 28, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Putin’s Arctic plans are a climate change bet

Bloomberg | May 28, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

Americans snap up imports from Vietnam at China’s expense

Bloomberg | May 27, 2019 | International Trade

Trudeau government gives notice it intends to ratify new NAFTA

Bloomberg | May 27, 2019 | International Trade

EU draws red line for Trump on cars, calling quotas a no-go

Bloomberg | May 27, 2019 | International Trade

China projects confidence in weaker economy as trade war worsens

Bloomberg | May 27, 2019 | International Trade
President Trump eyes August for a US-Japan deal on trade

Bloomberg | May 26, 2019 | International Trade

U.S. President Donald Trump said he may announce something on a U.S.-Japan trade agreement in August, giving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe breathing space on the contentious issue as his ruling party heads into elections planned for July.

Air New Zealand to buy Boeing 787-10 jets worth $2.7 billion

Bloomberg | May 26, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines
Lufthansa Cargo names new B777F “Konnichiwa Japan”

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Air Cargo | Freighters

The new B777F aircraft D-ALFF was officially named yesterday at Narita Airport in Tokyo, Japan.
US gasoline prices this Memorial Day weekend are nearly the same as last year’s

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Energy

Heading into the 2019 Memorial Day weekend, regular gasoline prices averaged $2.85 per gallon (gal) nationally on May 20, slightly lower than last year’s price of $2.92/gal before the holiday weekend.
Frac sand market still growing, but prices likely to stay flat

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Energy

Demand for sand to be used by the oil and gas industry in hydraulic fracturing operations in the US is set to grow by 10% in 2019 and 17% in 2020. Frac sand supply, on the other hand, is forecast to increase by 10% in 2019 and then decrease by 2% in 2020 as more Northern White Sand will come off the market. The Eagle Ford Basin in South Texas could play a pivotal role for sand price developments going forward, according to Rystad Energy. Contracted prices of high-quality Northern White Sand will likely fluctuate between $20 and $25 per ton at the minegate in the medium to long-term, according to Rystad Energy’s latest Proppant Market Report.
Rotterdam sends hyper-smart container on trip around the world

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

The hyper-smart Container 42 will be leaving the port of Rotterdam today for the first leg of a two-year data-collecting mission around the world. During this journey, the container – which houses an array of sensors and communications equipment – will be measuring changes in parameters like vibration, slope, position, sound, local air pollution, humidity and temperature. The unit has also been fitted with solar panels, which can be used to determine how much power a container can generate during a given journey by ship, train or truck. The container will be making its first stop in early June, in Munich, Germany. Here it will be presented to the public during the trade event Transport Logistic 2019 (TLM).
TIA releases 3PL market report with leading economic commentary

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Logistics

Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) has released their Q1 2019 TIA 3PL Market Report. This is the first Market Report that will include an analysis from TIA's Chief Economist, Noël Perry.

New CEO and CCO for Palletways

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Logistics
WRQ Trade Snapshots – Softwood Lumber Imports to China

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | International Trade | Commodity

WRQ Trade Snapshots – Softwood Lumber Imports to China
Penang, new destination for exciting adventure, Batik Air Direct Flight Jakarta to Malaysia state

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Penang Island or more famous with Penang is one of the State of Malaysia. That said, because of the abundant natural wealth has made some tourist attraction in Penang become one of the most hits in Jiran country.

I.D. Systems, Inc. integrates carrier web products and launches website

AJOT | May 24, 2019 | Logistics | Shipping Technology

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