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New York Port will use truck appointments to battle congestion

January 18, 2017

January 13, 2017 - A container terminal in New York Harbor is preparing to accept reservations for trucks to pick up or drop off cargo, in an effort to reduce congestion in the East Coast's busiest po... View Full Post

Pound jumps as U.K. Prime Minister promises parliamentary vote on Brexit

January 18, 2017

January 17, 2017 - The British pound rallied Tuesday after Prime Minister Theresa May said the country's final deal to leave the European Union would be put to a parliamentary vote, which investors s... View Full Post

Swedish dockworkers to go on new strike at APM terminals Gothenburg

January 18, 2017

January 17, 2017 - The Swedish Dockworkers' Union (SDU), which includes 85% of the dockworkers at the Gothenburg terminal, plans to organize a new strike at APM Terminals Gothenburg on January 24, 20... View Full Post

CMA CGM strengthens Asia-East Coast South America links

January 18, 2017

January 17, 2017 - French container shipping major CMA CGM has upgraded its SEAS1 and SEAS2 services, now providing two departures per week between Asia and the East Coast of South America. Startin... View Full Post

Panama Canal to reduce booking slots due to transit delays

January 18, 2017

January 17, 2017 - Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has suffered its second hiccup in as many weeks following an otherwise successful expansion last June. Delays in transit for non-booked vessels have for... View Full Post