Industry Sectors - Supply Chain

PTI’s Latest AI & Automation Edition

 12 Jun 2017

PTI has released the latest edition of The Journal of the Ports and Terminals which has a focus on artificial intelligence (AI) and automation for the first ever time

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain

China Lifts Barriers to Foreign Investment

 28 Jun 2017

China will use a 'negative list' management approach for all foreign investment to open up more sectors and further relax restrictions for foreign businesses

  Global Issues, Supply Chain

London Gateway Reconfigures MSC Route

 28 Jun 2017

MSC’s West Africa Service has started calling at DP World London Gateway with the MSC Sabrina the first vessel to call at the UK’s most integrated logistics facility on the reconfigured service

  Carriers, Port Planning & Finance, Supply Chain

Konecranes Reveals Meaning of Mysterious ‘A’

 28 Jun 2017

Konecranes has revealed the thinking behind the ‘A’ it has been promoting in the build up to this year’s TOC Europe: to introduce three automation-related technologies to the container handling industry

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Supply Chain

Major Asian Terminal Implements N4

 28 Jun 2017

Navis has announced that the South Asia Gateway Terminal (SAGT) in the Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka, has successfully gone live with the Navis’ N4 terminal operating system and N4 Billing

  Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain

CMA CGM Launches Futuristic Rebrand

 28 Jun 2017

CMA CGM has launched a new logo, released a video and created new visuals to promote its new ambition for 2017 and beyond in what it calls a landmark year for the company as it opens 'a new chapter in its history'

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain

Maersk Contains ‘Petya’ Cyber Attack After Global Chaos

 28 Jun 2017

Danish shipping carrier A.P. Moller-Maersk has managed to contain the ‘Petya’ cyberattack, which caused serious disruption at large firms in the US and Europe, after 17 of its APMT terminals were held to ransom in different ports across the world

  Carriers, Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

PwC: AI to Boost Global GDP by $16 Trillion

 28 Jun 2017

Consultancy firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) has released a new report in which it predicts that global GDP could increase by around by 2030

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Supply Chain

TOC Europe Begins with Leaders’ Debate

 27 Jun 2017

TOC Europe 2017 has officially begun at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Center with a Leader’s Debate featuring major figures such as Dr Yvo Saanen of TBA, Uno Bryfors of ABB and Mika Mahlberg

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain

Turkish Firms Ship to Estranged Qatar

 26 Jun 2017

Turkish companies are shipping more to Qatar since Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt decided to block transport routes to the country on June 5, 2017

  Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain