Reduce empty container movements and go greener the digital way

December 6, 2018 Alexander Whiteman

Digital interchange platforms can cut some 3% from operational costs for the logistics sector and save one in three empty container movements.
Empty container movements continue to account for 8% of shipping lines’ operating costs – $15bn-$20bn annually – and generate unnecessary greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Marketing manager of interchange platform xChange Florian Frese said: “One in three empty container movements are avoidable and xChange provides both shipping lines and their customers a platform to utilise ...

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