Global Economy/Trade News

  18 Apr 2019
PTI is happy to announce that Michael Bouari, CEO of 1-Stop Connections, has joined the list of speakers offering their unique insight at #CTAC19

  16 Apr 2019
INFORM has released a snippet of dialogue from their hotly anticipated 2038: A Smart Port Story – Part 2 that is due to be released at the upcoming CTAC Conference in London on 6-8, May 2019

  18 Apr 2019
Rotterdam has recorded Q1 freight growth up 5.1% on the same period last year, largely due to the port’s strength in container transhipment

  18 Apr 2019
The Port of Oakland has announced an additional direct cargo service to Vietnam, launched on the back of strong US-Vietnamese trade growth

  18 Apr 2019
A warship rescued the crew of a cargo ship held captive by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea for four days, according to the Spanish Defence Ministry.

  17 Apr 2019
The Freeport of Riga has announced the signing of a cooperation agreement with the Port of Qingdao in China, one of the ten busiest ports in the world

  17 Apr 2019
The US and EU could sign a new trade deal after the European Council, the body comprising of European member states, voted to resume talks over the Trans-Atlantic Investment Partnership (TTIP).

  17 Apr 2019
The global cargo carrier ZIM Integrated Shipping Services is the latest firm to join the TradeLens blockchain shipping system developed by Maersk and IBM

  16 Apr 2019
Switzerland will become the latest European nation to sign an accord in support of China’s Belt and Road Initiative

  16 Apr 2019
CMA CGM’s subsidiary has included Copenhagen Malmö Port in its new weekly Scan Baltic 1 route

  16 Apr 2019
Four of the world’s six largest carriers, including Maersk and MSC, have officially established the Digital Container Shipping Association

  16 Apr 2019
Port Technology is pleased to release an exclusive technical paper from the brains behind the new 'high bay' terminal planned by DP World

  15 Apr 2019
Logistics service provider Kuehne + Nagel has announced the launch of KN Pledge, the first online sea-freight solution with guaranteed lead time

  15 Apr 2019
Plans for a new port in Finnafjord, northeast Iceland, have been boosted by the founding of a development company for the project

  15 Apr 2019
APM Terminals claims a new fast and efficient freight service will take up to a week off transit time between Sweden and China

  12 Apr 2019
The Port of Houston Authority has agreed to accelerate the widening of the Houston Ship Channel, a project that will expand the busiest waterway in the US

  12 Apr 2019
The Sri Lanka Ports Authority has announced Government Approval for the order of three STS cranes for the Jaya Container Terminal in Colombo

  12 Apr 2019
PSA unboXed, the venture capital arm of PSA International, has teamed up with Israeli innovation hub theDOCK to attract technology start-ups

  12 Apr 2019
China and the US will establish “enforcement offices” to oversee the end of their trade war

  11 Apr 2019
PTI is proud to reveal that Leo Carrington, Equity Research Analyst at financial services provider Credit Suisse, will speak at #CTAC19