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What is the biggest threat to the container shipping industry?

Watch: The Future of Ports in 2060  11 May 2017
Kalmar has released its renewed 2060 vision of how cargo handling will take place at terminals

World Economic Forum: Blockchain Technology for Ports  18 Apr 2017
A new white paper written by Wolfgang Lehmacher, Head of Supply Chain and Transport Industries, World Economic Forum, examines the suitability...

Evergreen Expands Taiwan Operations  10 hours ago
Evergreen International Storage & Transport Corporation is targeting the international logistics market with its inland container terminal after...

IBM: Blockchain to Save Shipping ‘Billions’ of Dollars  16 hours ago
The Director of Research at IBM has claimed that blockchain technology could recover billions of dollars lost to coordination costs in the shipping...

COSCO Ship Crashes into Crane at Port  16 hours ago
COSCO’s general cargo ship Da Zhi has collided with a ship-to-shore crane while berthing at Abidjan Port on the West African Ivory Coast, according...

Hutchison Names Secretary  1 day ago
A management company behind Hutchison Port Holdings Trust (HPH Trust) has appointed a new company secretary

COSCO and Qingdao Sign Silk Road Deal  1 day ago
Chinese shipping and ports operator COSCO and the fully automated Chinese container port of Qingdao have agreed to cooperate to develop port businesses...

Exports Halted by Swedish Strike  1 day ago
Swedish exporters may turn to foreign harbours after the latest round of an ongoing labour dispute regarding an APM Terminals facility at Gothenberg...

Five Sick Following Port Leak  1 day ago
A Tauranga Port contractor crane driver has tipped a newspaper that a chemical leak at a container terminal on May 12, 2017 hospitalized five...

Port Bronka Opens with Solvo TOS  1 day ago
Solvo has provided its terminal operating system (TOS) to start container operations at the Bronka Multipurpose Sea Cargo Complex (MSCC Bronka)...

New Drone to Inspect Ship Hulls  2 days ago
Blueye Robotics has built an underwater drone that lets shipowners, vessel crew, and shipyards perform hull inspections without the need for divers...

Project Aims for World-First with Autonomous Ship System  2 days ago
A team of partners are jointly-developing the world's first system of autonomous ships in a project called One Sea to enable fully remote-controlled...

Trump Honours Maritime Day  2 days ago
US President Donald Trump has recognized the maritime industry on US National Maritime Day, and called for US-flag ship operators to dress ship...

CMA CGM Scores Big Q1 Profit  2 days ago
French liner CMA CGM has returned to profit in Q1 2017 following lower costs, an acquisition and improvement in freight rates