Industry Sectors - Global Issues

Ericsson Expands 5G Services

 17 Jun 2019

Ericsson, a leading provider of digital communication services, has announced the launch of new software and hardware solutions to expand 5G options

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


Dredging Leader to Pursue Ambitious Emissions Target

 14 Jun 2019

Jan De Nul Group, one of the largest providers of dredging services for port projects, has announced its commitment to cut CO2 emissions by 15% a year

  Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


CMA CGM Breaks Tampa Bay Vessel Record

 14 Jun 2019

Port Tampa Bay welcomed its largest-ever container ship on June 13, 2019 when the CMA CGM DALILA made its maiden call at the Ports America Terminal.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


CMA CGM Launches Asian Freight Service

 13 Jun 2019

CMA CGM, the fourth largest container shipping line in the world, has teamed up with CEVA Logistics to launch a new cross-border service for ocean freight containers used by customers across Thailand and Laos.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Shipping


Fitch: 3D Printing Could Impact Ports

 12 Jun 2019

Ports and terminals could be exposed to the most “disruptive effects” of 3D printing on transportation infrastructure, according to a new report from Fitch

  Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus



LA Enjoys Busiest May Ever

 12 Jun 2019

The Port of Los Angeles enjoyed its best May on record as its TEU volume increase by 7.8% compared to the same time in 2018, according to its latest financial figures.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Nokia and Deutsche Telekom Complete 5G Hamburg Pilot

 12 Jun 2019

Deutsche Telekom has said the 5G pilot testbed at the Port of Hamburg, which it initiated alongside Nokia, has been successfully completed, with the results showing that the technology can reliably over a common physical infrastructure.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


WATCH: How Hyperloop Can Change the World

 11 Jun 2019

DP World has released a video demonstrating exactly how Hyperloop, the super-fast rail network which could potentially revolutionize cargo and passenger transportation, works and how it could fundamentally change trade and society.

  Carriers, Dredging, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Tanjung Pelepas and Maersk Smash TEU Record

 11 Jun 2019

The Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP), Malaysia’s most advanced container terminal, has once again broken the record for the amount of cargo on a vessel after the Monaco Maersk departed with 19,284 TEU.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


St Petersburg Signs up to TradeLens

 10 Jun 2019

TradeLens, the blockchain-based platform launched by Maersk and IBM, will formally launch in Russia after a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed with the Russian Ministry of Transport.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus