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  • Shippers lean on tech, but maintain human element

    Shippers lean on tech, but maintain human element

    [caption caption="As shippers embrace technology, they are attempting to balance what tasks a computer can do in the supply chain and what is best left for humans. Photo credit:...

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  • FedEx and UPS Stocks Slip as Response to Postal Settlement Is Meh - Barron's

    FedEx and UPS Stocks Slip as Response to Postal Settlement Is Meh - Barron's

    FedEx and UPS Stocks Slip as Response to Postal Settlement Is Meh  Barron's

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  • CMA CGM: Ratings cut highlights huge container shipping debt levels - JOC.com

    CMA CGM: Ratings cut highlights huge container shipping debt levels - JOC.com

    CMA CGM: Ratings cut highlights huge container shipping debt levels  JOC.com

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  • Is shipping industry ready for new fuel mandate? It had better be. - FreightWaves

    Is shipping industry ready for new fuel mandate? It had better be. - FreightWaves

    Is shipping industry ready for new fuel mandate? It had better be.  FreightWaves

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  • Alert to logistics and shipping as digital detectives unmask new cyber attack

    Alert to logistics and shipping as digital detectives unmask new cyber attack

    Research shows hackers are targeting transport and shipping companies with a new trojan malware campaign. The news comes as the logistics sector is undergoing a digital transformation,...

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  • Customers must play their part to create greener supply chains

    Customers must play their part to create greener supply chains

    Initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) in the logistics sector will only succeed if customers play their part. Following an announcement this week by Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) of...

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  • EU mulls tariffs on US exports to hit back at Trump threat

    EU mulls tariffs on US exports to hit back at Trump threat

    The trade war is escalating again. The EU is considering putting tariffs on more than $4bn of US exports, following President Trump’s threat to impose duty on $7bn of EU products, following the EU...

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  • Ernst Schulze takes over at DP World UK as Chris Lewis retires

    Ernst Schulze takes over at DP World UK as Chris Lewis retires

    Ernst Schulze (pictured above) has taken the reins of DP World in the UK  as its new chief executive, succeeding Chris Lewis (below), who is retiring after a 36-year career in the ports...

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  • Amazon driving toward an all-electric future

    Amazon driving toward an all-electric future

    The sheer scale of Amazon’s order of 100,000 electric delivery trucks from electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian – in which the etailer has a stake – has the potential to transform cities, argues...

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  • Six advanced technologies that could assist in LTL shipping - FreightWaves

    Six advanced technologies that could assist in LTL shipping - FreightWaves

    Six advanced technologies that could assist in LTL shipping  FreightWaves

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  • JOC Top 25 Asia-US import NVO rankings 2019

    JOC Top 25 Asia-US import NVO rankings 2019

    [caption caption="NVOs accounted for 43.7 percent (3.45 million TEU) of the approximately 7.9 million total TEU in US imports from Asia in the first half of 2019. Photo credit: Sky...

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  • JOC Top 25 US import NVO rankings first half 2019

    JOC Top 25 US import NVO rankings first half 2019

    [caption caption="NVOs accounted for 43.7 percent (4.6 million TEU) of the approximately 10.7 million total TEU in US imports from Asia in the first half of 2019. Photo credit: Sky...

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  • Zero-emission vessels ‘must be on deepsea trades by 2030’

    Zero-emission vessels ‘must be on deepsea trades by 2030’

    Major container shipping players have pledged to have commercially viable zero-emission vessels operating on deepsea trades by 2030 The promise was made on Monday during the UN Climate Action...

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  • On the wires: Is Kuehne + Nagel taking a leaf out of the DSV playbook?

    On the wires: Is Kuehne + Nagel taking a leaf out of the DSV playbook?

    “By launching its Net Zero Carbon programme, Kuehne + Nagel actively contributes to the reduction of CO2 in transport and logistics worldwide. In addition to the continuous reduction of its own...

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  • Market Insight: Copenhagen burns cash as APMM ‘wants the top forwarders out’

    Market Insight: Copenhagen burns cash as APMM ‘wants the top forwarders out’

    “Bottoms in the investment world don’t end with four-year lows; they end with 10- or 15-year lows.” – Jim Rogers. If you have good memory you must recall that in July I wondered whether shrinking...

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  • 33 leading shipping companies to present at Capital Link’s maritime forum - Dry Bulk

    33 leading shipping companies to present at Capital Link’s maritime forum - Dry Bulk

    33 leading shipping companies to present at Capital Link’s maritime forum  Dry Bulk

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  • Contract market keeps wheels on US trucking

    Contract market keeps wheels on US trucking

    [caption caption="Truckers dependent on the spot market are “hurting,” but contract carriers are faring better, ATA’s chief economist said. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com."][/caption]WASHINGTON —...

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  • Evolution of retail, restaurants to challenge US trucking

    Evolution of retail, restaurants to challenge US trucking

    [caption caption="Smaller, more frequent retail and food shipments are becoming the norm as consumers abandon old behavior. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com."][/caption]WASHINGTON — The for-hire...

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  • Innovative modular system gives Lufthansa more agile bellies for cargo

    Innovative modular system gives Lufthansa more agile bellies for cargo

    Lufthansa wants to take a more flexible approach to bellyhold cargo with its narrowbody Airbus fleet. The German carrier is the launch customer for a new modular loading system for A320 and A231...

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  • India’s container trade slumps amid ripples from tariff tussles

    India’s container trade slumps amid ripples from tariff tussles

    India’s container trade growth plummeted in the second quarter, highlighting the country’s faltering economy and the increasing impact of global trade tensions. According to Maersk’s latest India...

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