The Red Sea saga continues as importers, shippers and others face nail-biting experience

As the Houthi attacks against merchant vessels in the Red Sea continue, with the latest Jan. 28 attack targeting a U.S. logistics support base in Jordan and a U.S. response expected to follow, importers, shippers and other stakeholders face nail-biting moments, unable to fathom what turn things would take the sea trade across this vital route.
How AI will impact the future of shipping is a question being asked throughout the logistics community

AJOT correspondent Manik Mehta attending the AI New York 2023 Summit held at the Javits Convention Center got a glimpse of an AI future.
2023 World Trade Centers Association Forum in New York

Though the intention of the World Trade Centers Association Member Forum, held in New York from October 15 to 17, was to have a meeting of its members, many international delegates also showed keen interest in developments taking place internationally in regard to trade, logistics, transportation, supply chains, etc.
DP World’s increased involvement in India’s port infrastructure development expected

DP World’s mega-container terminal at Port in Gujarat could boost external trade
Malaysian Prime Minister in New York Courts U.S. companies to invest in Malaysia

During his four-day visit to New York in the third week of September, primarily, to participate in the 78th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), Malaysian Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim availed of his presence on US soil to pitch for Malaysia as an attractive investment site for US companies looking to diversify their production and other business operations in Asia.
Lufthansa Cargo pursues ambitious ecommerce plans at Frankfurt Airport

eCommerce holds the promise of high growth in the coming years...
Infrastructure projects and decarbonization take center stage at Global Steel Dynamics Forum in New York

Two issues that were widely discussed at the recent Global Steel Dynamics Forum (GSDF), organized by the World Steel Dynamics and the Association for Iron and Steel Technology in New York
Gdansk Port’s third terminal is seen as a “game changer” for strengthening port’s claim of being Baltic’s container hub

New container terminal can receive mega-sized container ships.
Port of Hamburg tackles congestion

Port of Hamburg resorted to using feeder ships, instead of trucks, to transfer containers between terminals to reduce congestion.Port of Hamburg resorted to using feeder ships, instead of trucks, to transfer containers between terminals to reduce congestion.
Bremen’s Neustadt port aggressively pushes breakbulk cargo traffic

BremenInvest, the investment and business promoting agency of the North German city of Bremen, touts Bremen’s ports as the “region’s engine for trade and industry”

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