Industry Sectors - Supply Chain


Everything You Should Know About Reefer Shipping

 17 Jan 2018

The term 'reefer' is used in shipping to refer to refrigerated ships and refrigerated shipping containers that transport perishable commodities by sea

  Carriers, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


TBA: Supply Chain is Wasting Container Data

 15 Jan 2018

The global supply chain is not taking advantage of the data that is being collected, according to Dr. Yvo Saanen, Commercial Director and Founder of TBA

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain


INTTRA: How to Control Container Forecasting

 10 Jan 2018

Inna Kuznetsova explains how INTTRA's Container Forecast and Allocation Solutions Tool can improve operations for non-vessel operators and freight forwarders

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain


Blockchain Market to be Worth Nearly $14 Billion by 2022

 19 Jan 2018

The global blockchain technology market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 42.8% be worth US$ 13.96 billion by 2022

  Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


Konecranes Invests in LTE for Port Machine Learning

 19 Jan 2018

Konecranes has signed a three-year cooperation agreement with data operator Ukkoverkot and Nokia for a private LTE mobile network leveraging 5G concepts

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Supply Chain



Oxfam: Yemen Still Starved After Port Blockade

 19 Jan 2018

Yemen has only been able to import 18% of its monthly fuel requirements and just over half its monthly food needs in the past three and a half weeks

  Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


ONE Group Receives Final Approvals to Set Sail

 19 Jan 2018

Ocean Network Express (ONE) has received all the necessary merger approvals needed to launch the company on April 1, 2018.

  Carriers, Container Handling, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


Port of Antwerp Scores Fifth Consecutive Year of Growth

 18 Jan 2018

The port of Antwerp has achieved a record freight volume for the fifth straight year in a row

  Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


De Beers Group Plans to Use Blockchain to Track Diamonds

 18 Jan 2018

De Beers Group is progressing development of the first blockchain technology initiative to span the diamond value chain

  Global Issues, Supply Chain


OOCL Launches Last 21K TEU ‘G-Class’ Containership

 17 Jan 2018

OOCL has launched the sixth and last in its latest series of 21,413 TEU containerships, christened at a ceremony held at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain