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130 countries, territories assessed for their supply chain resilience

May 18, 2016

May 13, 2016 - Supply chain resilience is vital to robust business performance. Threats to resilience - such as depressed oil prices, natural catastrophes and the spread of terrorism - are keeping fin... View Full Post

April volumes at Port of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach see declines

May 18, 2016

May 16, 2016 - Volumes for the month of April at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and the Port of Long Beach (POLB) were both down, according to recent data issued respectively by the ports. POLA and... View Full Post

As the shipping world churns, alliances raise questions

May 18, 2016

May 12, 2016 - The most recent reports on trade are bringing us more episodes of the soap opera that has become the container-shipping industry. There will be a new vessel-sharing agreement called ... View Full Post

US box imports head for near-record summer

May 18, 2016

May 17, 2016 - US container imports are forecast to surge in the coming months, according to the latest Global Port Tracker report. Produced by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates... View Full Post

APM Terminals to provide container weighing services at 29 locations

May 18, 2016

May 11, 2016 - With just 50 days until SOLAS Verified Gross Mass (VGM) comes into force APM Terminals is taking the lead to ensure a smooth transition into the new regulatory environment facing over 1... View Full Post

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