Global Economy/Trade News

  20 Jun 2019
Captain of historic biofuel voyage speaks exclusively to PTI on what the future might hold for container shipping

  25 Jun 2019
Maersk has announced the launch of a digital service that simplifies supply chains and provides customers with a cargo loading guarantee at a fixed price

  25 Jun 2019
Ericsson and Etisalat have released a new video showcasing the potential of 5G, the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and automation which we were recently on display at the Mobile World Congress 2019 in Barcelona.

  25 Jun 2019
The Government of Canada has announced a major investment of $17 million to increase container capacity at the Port of Belledune

  25 Jun 2019
Smart cities will become “commonplace” in the next ten years, according to more than 50% of respondents in a recent poll by Wi-SUN Alliance

  24 Jun 2019
A.P. Moeller Maersk (Maersk) has signed a deal with Bollore Logistics, leaders in international logistics and supply chain management, to cut CO2 emissions from 20% per container transported by 2025.

  24 Jun 2019
China Merchants Port Group has announced an agreement with China Mobile and Huawei Technologies to establish a 5G innovation hub for the port industry

  24 Jun 2019
The world's shipping lanes, upon which the global economy depends, are getting busier every year, driven by rapid increases in e-commerce and the opening up of new markets. Consequently, ports and terminals are being constantly being made to...

  24 Jun 2019
The ongoing trade conflict with China could pose a serious threat to the US economy, according to the Port of Oakland’s executive director Chris Lytle

  21 Jun 2019
APM Terminals (APMT) has released a video titled ‘Women at Work, APM Terminals Apapa’ as part of its efforts to build an inclusive workplace in the terminal.

  21 Jun 2019
Hapag-Lloyd, the fifth biggest container shipping line in the world and Taiwanese carrier Evergreen Marine Corp have put in spate orders to Asian yards for more than a dozen mega-container ships, according to the Wall Street Journal.

  20 Jun 2019
The maritime industry will feel the impact of the International Maritime Organization’s sulphur regulations for “at least a year”, says iContainers

  20 Jun 2019
A.P. Moeller-Maersk, the largest container shipping line in the world, has launched a new customer-focused initiative as part of its drive towards carbon neutral transportation.

  20 Jun 2019
Xeneta, a provider of ocean freight rate intelligence, has revealed that it will collaborate with management software specialist Catapult

  20 Jun 2019
The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network has announced a new partnership with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark to develop the first Global Port Integrity Index

  19 Jun 2019
An agreement has been signed by the Port of Rotterdam and Busan Port Authority for the latter to develop a 20,000 square metre warehouse

  19 Jun 2019
International Container Terminal Services Inc. has been selected as preferred bidder for the development and management of the Port of Kribi, Cameroon

  18 Jun 2019
The ongoing trade war between China and the US is causing severe disruption and “logistical havoc” for trans-Pacific ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach

  18 Jun 2019
An agreement has been formed by freight platform Cogoport and India’s largest rail haulage provider Concor to allow Indian companies to book transport in one place

  17 Jun 2019
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company has revealed that its Katya R. container ship has become the largest to ever call at Moín Terminal