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For More Chinese Firms, It Pays to Make It in the U.S.A.

02.27.17

For More Chinese Firms, It…

A hefty U.S. import tax on goods produced…

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Mississippi ports eye Cuba, sign agreements in Havana

02.23.17

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The Mississippi ports of Pascagoula…

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Airlines heartened by Hong Kong cargo policy boost

02.23.17

Airlines heartened by Hong…

Hong Kong's financial secretary, Paul…

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APM Terminals increases Port Elizabeth investment plans to USD $200 million

02.22.17

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APM Terminals, in close dialogue with…

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February 2017 Industry News
02.27.17 - Port of Oakland cranes going higher at largest marine terminal

Up to six 366-foot-tall cranes will soon be raised… link to full story

02.27.17 - For More Chinese Firms, It Pays to Make It in the U.S.A.

A hefty U.S. import tax on goods produced in China… link to full story

02.23.17 - Airlines heartened by Hong Kong cargo policy boost

Hong Kong's financial secretary, Paul Chan, has outlined… link to full story

02.23.17 - Mississippi ports eye Cuba, sign agreements in Havana

The Mississippi ports of Pascagoula and Gulfport signed… link to full story

02.23.17 - States Push to Raise Gasoline Taxes

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is putting his fellow Republican… link to full story

02.22.17 - APM Terminals increases Port Elizabeth investment plans to USD $200 million

APM Terminals, in close dialogue with the bi-state… link to full story

02.21.17 - World’s largest container ship docks at Vietnam’s Cai Mep

Margrethe Maersk container ship with the deadweight… link to full story

02.21.17 - Cass Freight Index Report indicates the freight recession appears to be over

Even with mixed annual and sequential results, the… link to full story

02.17.17 - Longshore Union, Employers Seek Early Pact at U.S. East Coast Ports

Cargo companies and the union representing longshore… link to full story

02.16.17 - Bunge Earnings, Sales Rise as Trump Talk Hasn't Disrupted Trade

The flow of basic foodstuffs from U.S. farms to overseas… link to full story

02.16.17 - Latest Data Signal Solid Momentum for U.S. Economy

Stronger consumer spending, rising factory production… link to full story

02.16.17 - Virginia Port Authority begins work on terminal expansion

The Virginia Port Authority (VPA) said work has commenced… link to full story

02.15.17 - Imports Surge at U.S. Ports

Imports surged at the nation’s ports in January, buoyed… link to full story

02.15.17 - Qatar's new South America freighter operation underway

Qatar Airways Cargo will today begin its new freighter… link to full story

02.14.17 - Trump expects only 'tweaking' of trade relationship with Canada

President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States… link to full story

02.14.17 - Panama Canal Sets New Monthly Tonnage Record

In January 2017, the Panama Canal set a new monthly… link to full story

02.13.17 - US importers epitomize diversity of products

The Select U.S. Importers chart epitomizes what every… link to full story

02.10.17 - Port of Virginia Continues to Process Record Container Volumes

The Port of Virginia® moved 228,516 twenty-foot equivalent… link to full story

02.10.17 - Maersk, Sanity Is Returning to Shipping as Freight Rates Gain

The bankruptcy of South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co.… link to full story

02.09.17 - The Next American Farm Bust Is Upon Us

The U.S. farming business is facing a tough period… link to full story

02.09.17 - Port of Oswego set for major expansion of rail capabilities

The Port of Oswego is ready for a major expansion of… link to full story

02.09.17 - Talks break off between PSAC, Treasury Board in fight for CBSA contract

Thousands of Canada Border Services Agency workers… link to full story

02.09.17 - Georgia Ports Authority announces new developments

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has just announced… link to full story

02.07.17 - Soy Growers, Soyfoods Association Defend Soymilk, Oppose Dairy Pride Act

In a letter to Senate Health, Education, Labor and… link to full story

02.03.17 - Alabama State Port Authority Signs MOU with Cuba’s Transport Ministry

The Alabama State Port Authority and the National Port… link to full story

02.02.17 - Strength in Cotton Spinning in Vietnam Benefits U.S. Exports

For the sixth year in a row, Vietnam’s demand for raw… link to full story

02.02.17 - Port Everglades moves forward with plan for new logistics center

Florida's Broward County Commission approved a request… link to full story

02.02.17 - Mount Vernon port shatters quarterly tonnage record

The Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon handled nearly 2.5… link to full story

02.02.17 - Record cargo year for Singapore's Changi airport

Singapore Changi Airport recorded a 6.3% rise in airfreight… link to full story

02.01.17 - Japanese Shipping Industry Suffers Huge Losses

NYK Line and K Line, two of Japan’s largest shipping… link to full story

January 2017 Industry News
01.31.17 - Healthy Orderbook for Reefers

The maritime transport of fresh produce grew faster… link to full story

01.30.17 - Strong demand for wood in China in the second half of 2016 resulted in record highs

The high demand for softwood lumber in China helped… link to full story

01.30.17 - Retailers are increasingly pushing for “drop shipping.”

Retailers are increasingly pushing for “drop shipping.”… link to full story

01.26.17 - The governor of FL, Rick Scott says no to ports doing business with Cuba.

The governor of Florida, Rick Scott is warning state… link to full story

01.26.17 - Canada, US auto industry co-ordinating on Trump response

U.S. and Canadian auto makers and auto parts producers… link to full story

01.26.17 - S.C. Ports Authority agrees to close Georgetown port

South Carolina’s Port Authority has decided to close… link to full story

01.25.17 - HMM to receive support from South Korean government

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is expected to receive… link to full story

01.24.17 - SC Ports Authority Container Volume Climbs 5 Percent

The port authority of South Carolina reported a increase… link to full story

01.23.17 - Freight Rail Industry Issues Statement on Historic Presidential Inauguration

The Association of American Railroads and the freight… link to full story

01.19.17 - Chinas Cosco in Talks to Buy OOCL

Shipping companies explore new combinations to battle… link to full story

01.19.17 - Prime Minister Theresa May Says U.K. Won’t Seek Membership of EU Single Market

Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday said the U.K.… link to full story

01.18.17 - Companies Examine Shifting Production to U.S. Ahead of Tax Code Overhaul

Companies are increasingly exploring the economics… link to full story

01.18.17 - Businesses Push Donald Trump to Salvage Pacific Trade Pact

Business and agricultural groups are lobbying Trump… link to full story

01.17.17 - Four New Panamax cranes arrive at the Port of Savannah

The port of Savannah received 4 Super Post Panamax… link to full story

01.16.17 - Container Cargo Imports Surged at End of 2016

Container cargo imports surged during the final weeks… link to full story

01.16.17 - Sale of Container Terminal Takes Center Stage in Hanjin Bankruptcy

The sale of the operator of a Long Beach, Calif., container… link to full story

01.13.17 - Port of Virginia Sets New Volume Record in 2016 Having Handled 2.65 Million TEUs

The Port of Virginia experienced a 4.2% volume increase… link to full story

01.12.17 - OOCL parent stock rises amid merger speculation

With the speculation that a merger may happen to ocean… link to full story

01.11.17 - Ningbo Zhoushan in $18 Billion Project Deal

Chinese port Ningbo Zhoushan is the busiest cargo handler… link to full story

01.11.17 - U.S. continues Canadian lumber import investigations

Imports of softwood lumber products from Canada has… link to full story

01.10.17 - China Rolls Out Emissions Controls at Ports

Ships at major commercial ports in emission control… link to full story

01.10.17 - ‘HMM + K2’ consortium to start in March

  Ocean carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) announced… link to full story

01.09.17 - U.S. Trade Deficit Widened in November to a Nine-Month High

The U.S. trade deficit boosted 6.8% in November, resulting… link to full story

01.09.17 - Ocean carriers unveil skipped voyages around Chinese New Year

The 2M Alliance will skip various sailings on the Asia-North… link to full story

01.05.17 - Maersk, Alibaba team up to offer online booking of ship places

  Growing cooperation has been built between e-commerce… link to full story

01.04.17 - Shipping Alliances Shore Up Industry, Unsettle Customers

After a tumultuous year in the shipping industry, overcapacity… link to full story

01.04.17 - SM Group to operate Hanjin business separately from Korea Line

The board members of Korea Line Corp, a major bulk… link to full story

December 2016 Industry News
12.29.16 - Dollar’s Rise Threatens Manufacturing Recovery

A 14-year high dollar is a threat to U.S. manufacturers… link to full story

12.29.16 - Global Timber and Wood Products Market Update

Sawlog prices are in a declining trend throughout the… link to full story

12.28.16 - How Trump Could Accidentally Fuel a Global Trade Boom

Far from President-elect Donald Trump’s protectionist… link to full story

12.28.16 - Descartes acquires Datamyne

Descartes Systems Group announced that it has acquired… link to full story

12.23.16 - China to ban more poultry imports from countries with bird flu outbreak

China will ban imports of poultry and related products… link to full story

12.22.16 - Southwest Airlines cargo to go international in 2017

Southwest Airlines, a carrier that flies only 737 narrowbody… link to full story

12.21.16 - Hanjin to Sell Stake in US Terminal to Mediterranean Shipping

South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co. signed a deal to… link to full story

12.21.16 - China just gave the clearest signal yet that its economy is bouncing back

Chinese trade data has beaten across the board in October,… link to full story

12.16.16 - FMC grants ‘THE Alliance’ approval for U.S. trades

The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) approved a proposed… link to full story

12.15.16 - Cargo Volume Surges at Nation’s Largest Port Complex in November

In November, Los Angeles and Long Beach, the nation’s… link to full story

12.15.16 - Zinc Rally Driven by Demand for Better Cars in China and India

The automotive supply chain is giving a boost to zinc.… link to full story

12.13.16 - Protectionist Impulse Poses Threat to Global Growth, Warns BIS

A top official of the Bank for International Settlements… link to full story

12.12.16 - Hyundai Merchant Marine forms tie-up with 2M alliance

Hyundai Merchant Marine Co Ltd (HMM) reached an agreement… link to full story

12.12.16 - GOP Proposal to Change Tax Treatment of Imports and Exports Raises Questions

House Republicans have started to revamp the tax code,… link to full story

12.12.16 - USDA Forecasts Record Crop Stockpiles

The U.S. Department of Agriculture forecasts that global… link to full story

12.09.16 - Hyundai Merchant, Mediterranean Shipping Favorites to Buy Long Beach Terminal

Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. and Mediterranean Shipping… link to full story

12.09.16 - Maersk, Hyundai Merchant Marine Alliance Talks in Doubt

Despite Hyundai Merchant Marine Co.’s efforts to join… link to full story

12.08.16 - Alphaliner: Carriers in Operating Losses for 5th Successive Quarter

No surprise with carriers posting a 5th consecutive… link to full story

12.08.16 - FMC Urged to Address Force Majeure Fees

  The Federal Maritime Commission has been asked to… link to full story

12.08.16 - Top Five Consolidated Container Fleets Worth USD 33.4 Bn

With the recent flurry of consolidation, the top five… link to full story

12.07.16 - U.S. trade deficit jumps 18% in October

The U.S. trade deficit boosted 18% in October, resulting… link to full story

12.07.16 - Competition From Chinese Imports Weakened U.S. Innovation, Economists Say

Many U.S. industries, especially those that face strong… link to full story

12.06.16 - European Companies With Chinese Supply-Chains Brace for New Anti-Dumping Framework

A World Trade Organization deadline on Dec.11 is urging… link to full story

12.06.16 - Taiwan Shipping’s Perilous Straits Call for Marriage

The drums of carrier consolidation continue to beat… link to full story

12.05.16 - E-Commerce Fueled Logistics Hiring in November

The development of online shopping has boosted the… link to full story

12.01.16 - Chinese manufacturers are setting up shop in the U.S.

As costs of labor, resources, energy and transportation… link to full story

November 2016 Industry News
11.29.16 - HMM is the leading bidder for Hanjin's Algeciras, Spain terminal

South Korea’s Hyundai Merchant Marine is the leading… link to full story

11.29.16 - Consolidation will bring stability to liner shipping industry

The shipping community does not want to see a Hanjin… link to full story

11.29.16 - Major Carrier NYK Acquires 20% Stake in Maher Terminals

On November 16, 2016 NYK Ports, a subsidiary of Japanese… link to full story

11.29.16 - The European Commission approved Hapag-Lloyd, UASC Merger

The European Commission gave approval to German shipping… link to full story

11.29.16 - Maersk Line looking to acquire entire Hamburg Süd business

Maersk Line, the world’s leading container-shipping… link to full story

11.28.16 - A $300 million investment will be made in the Port of Philadelphia

A $300 million investment will be made in the Port… link to full story

11.25.16 - HMM will not be included as a full partner into the 2M Alliance

The 2M Alliance formally announced that HMM will not… link to full story

11.22.16 - Donald Trump Poised to Pressure Mexico on Trade

While an abrupt withdrawal from Nafta trade deal is… link to full story

11.22.16 - Hyundai Merchant Marine denies 2M partnership failure

Hyundai Merchant Marine on Sunday denied a news report… link to full story

11.22.16 - Korea Line Signs $31.5 Million Deal to Buy Some Hanjin Assets

Shipping operator Korea Line Corp. signed a 37 billion… link to full story

11.22.16 - Florida warehouse rents soar, but still below 2007 peak

Florida’s warehouse tenants are seeing huge rent increases.… link to full story

11.21.16 - Farmers’ Grain Bounty, Crop Exports Buoy U.S. Railroads

A record fall harvest and surging crop exports are… link to full story

11.21.16 - Charleston ports agency files permit application for Dillon inland port

The State Ports Authority on Friday filed an application… link to full story

11.21.16 - Port of Oakland a ‘center of gravity’ for trade and travel

The Port of Oakland can be a “center of gravity” for… link to full story

11.21.16 - Japan Imports Continue Decline, Exports Fall More Than Forecast

Japan posted a trade surplus for a second straight… link to full story

11.18.16 - Shipping Tycoon Angelicoussis Expects Trump Bump, Not Trade War

Greek shipping magnate John Angelicoussis expects President-elect… link to full story

11.18.16 - Major Carrier Acquires NY-NJ Terminal Share

On November 16, 2016 NYK Ports, a subsidiary of NYK,… link to full story

11.18.16 - Revolutionizing Global Draft Beer Supply Chain

Two Largest Keg Companies Join Forces Two Largest Keg… link to full story

11.18.16 - China shipbuilding figures fall across the board in first 10 months

Chinese shipbuilder figures on new orders, orderbook… link to full story

11.17.16 - California Ports See Delayed Import Surge as Hanjin Unwinds

The big trade gateways in Southern California felt… link to full story

11.17.16 - A Snag in Donald Trump’s Pledge to Make America Make Again: Asia

China’s workers and region’s supply chain are integral… link to full story

11.17.16 - Taiwan Approves $1.9 Billion Aid Package to Troubled Shipping Companies

Taiwan package involves loans to Evergreen, Yang Ming. Taiwan’s… link to full story

11.17.16 - ‘Shipping Gets Weird’: Shares Surge as Analysts Struggle for Explanations

Diana Containerships, Globus Maritime and Sino-Global… link to full story

11.17.16 - India’s Cash Crunch Starts to Choke the Food Supply Chain

India is learning the hard way just how much it runs… link to full story

11.16.16 - Freight line plan predicts up to 85 daily trains

An official with Great Lakes Basin Transportation said… link to full story

11.16.16 - Airports need to rethink as belly freight grows and cargo villages go out of style

Cargo villages on airports are an anachronism, according… link to full story

11.15.16 - Port of Los Angeles Records Best Month Ever for a Western Hemisphere Container Port

Cargo volumes at the Port of Los Angeles increased… link to full story

11.15.16 - Shippers fear competition erosion in new alliance structure

The consolidation of the container shipping market… link to full story

11.15.16 - Lighter Inventory Boosts Retailers, for Now

For U.S. retailers, lighter inventory is in vogue.… link to full story

11.15.16 - Cuomo announces $30 million airstrip for drone traffic testing in central NY

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a $30 million dollar airstrip… link to full story

11.15.16 - Shipping Lines Riled by Pakistan’s Move to Raise Port Tariffs

Shipping companies are threatening to scrap their Pakistan… link to full story

11.15.16 - Donald Trump’s China Trade Stance Could Harm Japan, South Korea

President-elect Donald Trump’s promised trade tariffs… link to full story

11.15.16 - Port of Oakland: What’s behind the 2016 export rally

Growth in high-value agricultural shipments is driving… link to full story

11.14.16 - Obama Administration Gives Up on Pacific Trade Deal

A sweeping Pacific trade pact meant to bind the U.S.… link to full story

11.14.16 - Korea Line Is Winning Bidder for Hanjin Assets in Fire Sale

The company beat larger rival Hyundai Merchant Marine… link to full story

11.11.16 - Hanjin Assets Draw Two Final Bids

Hanjin Shipping Co. has drawn two final bids, including… link to full story

11.11.16 - Should freight firms fear a Trump trade slump?

Deciphering the policies of US President-elect Donald… link to full story

11.10.16 - Mining Companies Seen as Winners After Trump Victory

Mining and metals company stocks surged on Wednesday… link to full story

11.10.16 - Shipping Industry Feels Shock Waves From Donald Trump Election

Ship operators fear antitrade rhetoric that took center… link to full story

11.10.16 - Donald Trump Win Raises Farm Belt Trade Questions

Also raises new questions for multibillion-dollar agribusiness… link to full story

11.10.16 - Trucking Group Starts Meeting With Donald Trump’s Transition Team

Trucking companies greeted Donald Trump’s election… link to full story

11.10.16 - WTO sets up panel for U.S. in China raw materials trade dispute

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has agreed with… link to full story

11.10.16 - Maersk refines fleet of second-generation Triple-E box ships to carry 20,000 teu

Maersk Line’s 11 second generation Triple-E class vessels,… link to full story

11.09.16 - China’s Exports Hurt by Weak Demand

Chinese exports fell in October for the seventh consecutive… link to full story

11.09.16 - Cargo traffic at India's top ports up 6.27% in Apr-Oct

Cargo traffic at India's top 12 ports went up by 6.27%… link to full story

11.09.16 - Maine ports gearing up to export wood chips to Europe

Maine is poised to finally begin shipping wood chips… link to full story

11.08.16 - U.S. trade deficit hits 19-month low

The U.S. trade deficit totaled $36.4 billion in September,… link to full story

11.08.16 - Containership supply-demand outlook improving

Record containership demolition levels and the lowest… link to full story

11.08.16 - Port of Oakland export boom reaches a three-year high

Port of Oakland export volume reached a three-year… link to full story

11.08.16 - IANA: Intermodal traffic remained sluggish in Q3

Total intermodal traffic fell 4.6 percent in the third… link to full story

11.08.16 - IATA: Global air freight perks up in September on Europe, Asia growth

Worldwide air freight traffic in September grew 6.1%… link to full story

11.08.16 - Israel’s Zim Looking to Sell Most Global Shipping Operations

Zim Integrated Shipping Services Ltd., Israel’s biggest… link to full story

11.08.16 - Maritime Watchdog Sees No Evidence of Shipping-Alliance Price-Fixing

The Federal Maritime Commission, the U.S. maritime… link to full story

11.08.16 - Cargo owners in flight to safety after Hanjin collapse, shipping lines say

Cargo owners are becoming more concerned about risks… link to full story

11.08.16 - Global supply chain risk grows

The risk in global supply chains is on the rise, according… link to full story

11.07.16 - Shipping industry in crisis: Los Angeles and Long Beach ports on uncertain ground

With analysts estimating that oceangoing shippers could… link to full story

11.07.16 - Long Beach charters ship to clear Hanjin empties

The US Port of Long Beach has chartered a ship to clear… link to full story

11.04.16 - Truck Orders Tumbled 46% in October

Orders for heavy-duty commercial trucks in North America… link to full story

11.04.16 - Amazon Prods Its Sellers to Free Up Warehouse Space

Amazon.com Inc. has a holiday message for the millions… link to full story

11.04.16 - Port Sets Plan to Return Stranded Hanjin Shipping Containers to Asia

The Port of Long Beach will work with a cargo terminal… link to full story

11.04.16 - Auto-Parts Makers Revive Rust Belt Cities

China’s Fuyao Glass Industry is part of a wave of foreign… link to full story

11.04.16 - How Cubs Championship Hats Get to Your Store So Fast

The moment Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant scooped… link to full story

11.04.16 - Ocean Alliance releases service info, planned port rotations

The Ocean Alliance is quickly moving ahead with its… link to full story

11.03.16 - A Little-Noticed Fact About Trade: It’s No Longer Rising

The constant flow of goods from Asia to the United… link to full story

11.03.16 - More Pain Ahead for Ocean Shipping

The overcapacity that has plagued ocean shipping firms… link to full story

11.03.16 - Air freight shows signs of improvement

After a torrid few months, international air freight… link to full story

11.03.16 - Maersk’s Profit Tumbles on Weak Freight Rates, Low Oil Prices

A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S’s third-quarter profit plunged… link to full story

11.03.16 - Pressure grows on dockworkers, port employers to extend contract

Pressure is mounting on the dockworkers union and employers… link to full story

11.02.16 - Maersk Shares Sink as Shipping Industry Woes Hurt Profits

A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, owner of the world’s largest… link to full story

11.02.16 - Japan shippers face stormy seas despite consolidation

Integrating containership operations could prove just… link to full story

11.01.16 - China as Factory to World Mulls the Unthinkable: Price Hikes

China’s factories may be on the cusp of delivering… link to full story

11.01.16 - GDP Takeaways: More Soybeans, Less Spending

The U.S. economy in the third quarter posted its best… link to full story

11.01.16 - More Countries Using Yuan for Trade with China and Hong Kong

The list of countries using China’s yuan currency for… link to full story

11.01.16 - Port of Oakland terminal OK to expand, could start in November

Work could begin next month to nearly double the size… link to full story

11.01.16 - South Korea Throws Its Shipbuilders a $9.6 Billion Lifeline

South Korea plans to spend $9.6 billion on ships from… link to full story

October 2016 Industry News
10.31.16 - Japan’s Largest Shipping Firms to Merge Container Operations

Nippon Yusen K.K., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. and Kawasaki… link to full story

10.31.16 - U.S. Economy Roars Back, Grew 2.9% in Third Quarter

Growth rate was the fastest recorded in two years after… link to full story

10.31.16 - EU, Canada Sign Landmark Free-Trade Agreement

The European Union and Canada signed a long-delayed… link to full story

10.28.16 - Hyundai Merchant Marine Among Five Bidders for Hanjin’s U.S.-Route Assets

Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. and four other shipping… link to full story

10.28.16 - MarAd awards $4.85m for marine highways

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MarAd) on Wednesday… link to full story

10.27.16 - Globalization Is Here to Stay, Says Panama Canal CEO

U.S. consumers will shop more after the election, despite… link to full story

10.27.16 - Fitch: US Ports Exposed to Shippers Via Terminal Operators

Hanjin Shipping’s and Outer Harbor Terminal’s (OHT)… link to full story

10.27.16 - Strong Container Volumes Continue Steady Pace at Port of Houston

“We fully expect to top last year’s container volume… link to full story

10.26.16 - Air Cargo Forum: Shippers and airlines pledge to raise air cargo’s game

The Global Shippers Forum (GSF) signed a memorandum… link to full story

10.26.16 - Heathrow Airport Expansion Given Green Light By U.K. Government

The British government said it would push ahead with… link to full story

10.26.16 - US Consumer Confidence Steps Back in October

Americans took a dimmer view of the economy this month,… link to full story

10.26.16 - Ports of Indiana moves forward on new downstate port

The Ports of Indiana is moving forward with a plan… link to full story

10.25.16 - IMF: Korean shipping restructuring could cost $27b

The total bill for bankruptcies and bailouts in South… link to full story

10.25.16 - U.S. Demand for Coffee Is Expected to Grow

U.S. demand for coffee is set to outstrip the rest… link to full story

10.24.16 - Maritime Nations Near Big Cut to Pollution-Causing Sulfur in Ships’ Fuel

Reducing sulfur in 2020 would improve human health,… link to full story

10.24.16 - OCEAN Alliance Receives Approval from FMC

The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has concluded… link to full story

10.24.16 - Hanjin Shipping to Close European Operations

South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co. said Monday it will… link to full story

10.24.16 - Hanjin in Talks to Sell Stake in Long Beach Terminal

Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co. is in talks with Swiss… link to full story

10.21.16 - Hanjin plans to cut its staff

Hanjin Shipping, essentially taking steps toward company… link to full story

10.21.16 - Canada’s eManifest requirement becomes mandatory for freight forwarders

New rules for imports into Canada requiring transmission… link to full story

10.21.16 - Global wine production expected to fall by 5% due to 'climatic events'

Global wine production is expected to fall by 5% in… link to full story

10.20.16 - Neopanamax box ship boost for expanded Panama Canal

Containerships making use of expanded capacity on the… link to full story

10.20.16 - Container shipping market has bottomed out

Analysts forecast industry profitability to recover… link to full story

10.20.16 - State seeks ways to build Miami River freight capacity

A state-sponsored study of using multiple modes of… link to full story

10.20.16 - BHP Billiton Flags Early Signs of Commodities Recovery

The chief executive of BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s… link to full story

10.19.16 - China to World: We Don’t Need Your Factories Anymore

Chinese manufacturers once bought high-tech materials… link to full story

10.19.16 - EU Trade Deal With Canada Hits Hurdle in Belgium

Agreement with Belgium must be reached if Canadian… link to full story

10.19.16 - Bangladesh remains top cotton importer in 2015-16

Reinforcing its position as the world's largest importer,… link to full story

10.19.16 - Port of Virginia reports its best September yet for container volume

Container volume at the Port of Virginia last month… link to full story

10.19.16 - September Consumer Prices Made Biggest Gain in Five Months

Consumer prices in the United States recorded their… link to full story

10.18.16 - What’s Behind the Glut in Agricultural Commodities

Harvests are under way of what are projected to be… link to full story

10.18.16 - HMM eyes Hanjin's Asia-US assets

  South Korea's Hyundai Merchant Marine is considering… link to full story

10.18.16 - Powered by Shipping, India’s Exports Showing Hints of a Recovery

A surprising piece of good news is coming from a lackluster… link to full story

10.17.16 - Hanjin Reaches Out To Europe Shipping Giants to Sell Ships

Debt-ridden Hanjin Shipping Co. will reach out to major… link to full story

10.17.16 - U.S. Takes Additional Steps to Ease Restrictions on Trade, Ties with Cuba

The Obama administration announced new steps to loosen… link to full story

10.17.16 - Japan Makes Early Push in Asia to Ratify TPP Trade Deal

The Japanese government on Friday urged Parliament… link to full story

10.17.16 - ​Oakland: Plan to expand one terminal ​may transform port, add jobs

One of the Port of Oakland’s largest terminal operators… link to full story

10.14.16 - Court ruling could see shippers face $300m bill from Hanjin creditors

Shippers and forwarders could face multi-million-dollar bills… link to full story

10.14.16 - Hanjin Bankruptcy Hits West Coast Ports

The bankruptcy of global ocean carrier Hanjin Shipping Co. battered… link to full story

10.14.16 - Idle containership fleet swells with redelivered Hanjin vessels

Bankrupt Hanjin Shipping has redelivered the majority… link to full story

10.13.16 - Pakistan’s biggest port set to begin trial run

After a delay of about six years, the country’s biggest… link to full story

10.13.16 - Hanjin Shipping’s Asia-U.S. Route Assets to Be Put on Sale

The South Korean bankruptcy court handling Hanjin Shipping… link to full story

10.12.16 - Hanjin to Accept Empty Containers at Two West Coast Port Terminals

Hanjin Shipping Co. said it would accept empty containers… link to full story

10.12.16 - Ahead of Brexit Talks, Companies Puzzle Over the Pound

The British pound’s recent swoon has caught many corporate… link to full story

10.12.16 - U.S. meat exports surge in August

U.S. beef export volumes in August, which were the… link to full story

10.12.16 - Hanjin collapse highlights vulnerability of supply chains

The collapse of Hanjin Shipping has brought into sharp… link to full story

10.11.16 - Shippers demanding more financial transparency from carriers

With the risk of carrier failure still high following… link to full story

10.11.16 - First Hanjin vessel seized at Korean port

Hanjin Shipping filed an appeal this week after an… link to full story

10.11.16 - US Eastcoast Ports Resume Operations

South Eastern US ports began resuming operations on… link to full story

10.10.16 - Hanjin chairman blames liner failure on creditors, banks, and foreign carriers

  A parliamentary hearing being held in Seoul into… link to full story

10.10.16 - US box imports forecast to grow 4-5% this quarter

  US containerised imports are forecast to show year-on-year… link to full story

10.10.16 - Port of New York & New Jersey advancing toward goal of nation’s No. 1 containerport

Molly Campbell has been an executive of the busiest… link to full story

10.10.16 - China’s Corn Reforms Harvest Headaches at Home and in U.S.

China’s effort to overhaul its bloated corn sector… link to full story

10.10.16 - Hanjin, Ashley Furniture Battle Over Cargoes, Storage Fees

More than a month after Hanjin Shipping Co. sought… link to full story

10.07.16 - Norfolk gives shipping firm Maersk incentive deal to keep headquarters in city

  Shipping firm Maersk Line Limited could get $350,000… link to full story

10.07.16 - 100 acres added to auto processing capacity at Brunswick port

  The Georgia Ports Authority will add 100 acres to… link to full story

10.07.16 - Empty Hanjin Containers Pile Up, Causing Headaches at Southern California’s Ports

  As Hanjin Shipping Co. vessels drop off containers… link to full story

10.06.16 - Cosco, China Shipping to Merge Shipbuilding Arms

China’s two biggest state-owned shipping companies… link to full story

10.06.16 - Maersk Line provides Hurricane Matthew Update

Based on the latest information from the national hurricane… link to full story

10.05.16 - Hurricane Matthew Threatens Petroleum Terminals in Bahamas

  Hurricane Matthew is threatening to shut in about… link to full story

10.05.16 - Ford turns to air freight for critical parts stranded on Hanjin ship

  Automotive manufacturer Ford is among the shippers… link to full story

10.05.16 - Detroit—the next big logistics center?

  We heard it through the grapevine: There are reportedly… link to full story

10.05.16 - Retail Trade Groups Forecast Strong Holiday Spending

  The NRF expects holiday sales growth of 3.6%, while… link to full story

10.04.16 - Maersk Unlikely to Buy Troubled Korean Container Ship Operators

  Danish conglomerate A.P. Møller-Mærsk A/S isn’t… link to full story

10.04.16 - Hanjin Could Have Survived With Creditors’ Aid, Cho Says

  Hanjin Shipping Co., the South Korean container… link to full story

10.04.16 - Hanjin containers clog Southern California ports

  The Hanjin bankruptcy has created a shortage of… link to full story

10.03.16 - Unloading the World's Biggest Container Ship

London Gateway is a new port built to serve Britain's… link to full story

10.03.16 - Commodities stumble, but still on track for first yearly gain since 2010

Lean hogs, soybeans and crude oil all lost ground in… link to full story

10.03.16 - Robot customs officers debut in South China ports

Ten intelligent robots have started to work as customs… link to full story

10.03.16 - Most Hanjin containers ‘will be offloaded by end of October’

Most of the containers on collapsed carrier Hanjin… link to full story

10.03.16 - Expanded Panama Canal locks require a new look for old equipment

When it comes to transiting the new locks on the Panama… link to full story

10.03.16 - IMO grace period for new VGM rules ends

The “light touch” period for enforcement of new International… link to full story

September 2016 Industry News
09.29.16 - Some Hanjin Sailors Denied Shore Leave in U.S. Ports

  Crews aboard Hanjin Shipping Co. vessels docked… link to full story

09.29.16 - Charlestown Deepening Project Closer to Reality

The US House of Representatives passed the Water Resources… link to full story

09.28.16 - Five Hanjin ships stuck off coast of China

Five of Hanjin Shipping's vessels are being held off… link to full story

09.28.16 - Hanjin Sale Is Possible, Court Says

The South Korean bankruptcy court handling the insolvency… link to full story

09.28.16 - ACI predicts What The Next 25 Years Have in Store

Airports Council International (ACI), the trade association… link to full story

09.28.16 - U.S. Consumer Confidence Rose in September

A gauge of consumer confidence rose in September to… link to full story

09.27.16 - Maersk May Target Hanjin, Hyundai in New Acquisition Plan

A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S’s container line, which this… link to full story

09.27.16 - What Next for THE Alliance?

The container shipping industry is in a state of flux… link to full story

09.26.16 - Hyundai Merchant Marine Looks to Buy Hanjin Container Ships

Hanjin Shipping Co. will likely sell some of its most… link to full story

09.26.16 - Italian Wine Floods East Coast Ports, Lifting Import Volumes

Call it the summer of the sommelier. American consumers… link to full story

09.26.16 - NITL Urges Quick Resolution of Hanjin Bankruptcy

The League joined with 100-plus other groups earlier… link to full story

09.26.16 - No extension likely to VGM ‘light-touch’ enforcement

The “pragmatic” approach to the enforcement of new… link to full story

09.26.16 - Convergence of completed projects in four years expected to boost growth at Georgia Ports

If there is one thing Georgia Ports Authority is known… link to full story

09.26.16 - TTIP Talks Look Unlikely to Conclude During Obama’s Final Term

Negotiations over a far-reaching trade pact between… link to full story

09.23.16 - Hanjin Shipping Shares Soar After Funding Offers

South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co. has been offered… link to full story

09.23.16 - Shipping Giant Maersk to Split Into Two Divisions

Danish shipping-and-oil giant A.P. Møller-Mærsk A/S… link to full story

09.23.16 - China Ends Complete Ban on Beef From U.S. as Imports Explode

China removed a ban on shipments of some U.S. beef… link to full story

09.23.16 - K-Line denies financial problems following ‘false’ rumours

International container shipping group K-Line yesterday… link to full story

09.21.16 - U.S. Commerce Department Urged to Resolve Hanjin Shipping Crisis

The National Retail Federation and other U.S. trade… link to full story

09.21.16 - Port of Oakland’s largest terminal says night gates here to stay

Three-month trial over; data shows daytime crowding… link to full story

09.20.16 - Georgia Ports in August Container Record

Griff Lynch, Executive Director of the Georgia Ports… link to full story

09.19.16 - Hanjin Unloads More Cargo, Easing Supply-Chain Fears

Nearly one-third of the Hanjin Shipping Co. container… link to full story

09.19.16 - Hanjin Aims to Sell More Than Half Its Ships

Debt-ridden Hanjin Shipping Co. is working on a restructuring… link to full story

09.19.16 - Dockworkers reverse stance, agree to work Hanjin vessels

The International Longshoremen's Association said Friday… link to full story

09.19.16 - All Hanjin Shipping chartered vessels to be returned to owners after unloading: judge

All Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd chartered vessels that have… link to full story

09.16.16 - Judge Allows Hanjin Ships to Depart U.S.

A New Jersey bankruptcy judge denied a bid from Hanjin… link to full story

09.16.16 - Imports Decline at Southern California Ports

Imports slumped at the nation’s largest port complex… link to full story

09.16.16 - Shippers question why Hanjin ships call some US ports but not others

Two more Hanjin vessels were being unloaded Thursday… link to full story

09.15.16 - Hanjin Creditors Seek to Keep Ships Anchored in U.S. Waters

Creditors of Hanjin Shipping Co., fearful of having… link to full story

09.15.16 - Mega-Ships May Be Too Big Not to Fail

It was always going to be tough for the world's container… link to full story

09.14.16 - Three Hanjin Shipping Charter Vessels Are Sold

A fire sale of troubled Hanjin Shipping Co.’s fleet… link to full story

09.14.16 - Hanjin Shipping update shows 13 vessels detained

Hanjin Shipping issued an update on the operating status… link to full story

09.14.16 - Hanjin Fall Is Lehman Moment for Shipping, Seaspan CEO Says

The fall of South Korea’s biggest container line Hanjin… link to full story

09.14.16 - Hanjin Collapse May Hurry Shipping Consolidation, Hapag Says

The collapse of Hanjin Shipping Co. will probably spark… link to full story

09.14.16 - The strange story of a seized Hanjin ship and its lonely crew

Sprinkled across the oceans around the globe, some… link to full story

09.13.16 - Hanjin Shipping Starts Unloading as U.S. Exporters Scramble for Space

As bankrupt Hanjin Shipping Co. unwinds its cargo operations,… link to full story

09.13.16 - Terminal operators respond to ‘perfect storm’

Global container terminal operators are adapting their… link to full story

09.13.16 - ‘No way back’ for Hanjin, say analysts

Although there appear to be efforts to keep bankrupt… link to full story

09.13.16 - Looking after the Crew – Hanjin’s Legacy

The transport community is reeling from last week’s… link to full story

09.13.16 - California avocado rep “cautiously optimistic” for Chinese access

As Chinese consumers gradually get a taste for avocados… link to full story

09.12.16 - Hanjin Wins U.S. Bankruptcy Shield, Allowing Cargo Off Ships

Hanjin Shipping Co. won court protection for its ships… link to full story

09.12.16 - Hanjin Says More Vessels to Unload at Long Beach After Ruling

The beleaguered South Korean container line Hanjin… link to full story

09.12.16 - First signs of ‘migration’ to air freight from Hanjin collapse

While shippers and forwarders continue to explore contingency… link to full story

09.12.16 - US importers hopeful of Hanjin box blockage easing

US retailers are still battling for control of cargo… link to full story

09.12.16 - It’ll take more than Hanjin’s crisis to fix shipping’s capacity problem: Expert

The crisis surrounding Hanjin Shipping has rocked the… link to full story

09.09.16 - HMM and other Korean carriers form Mini Alliance to replace Hanjin

South Korea’s Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) and compatriot… link to full story

09.09.16 - Hanjin £2,000 box deposits ‘probably fair’, says BIFA

Deposits of up to £2,000 (US$2,700) being charged by… link to full story

09.09.16 - Hanjin failure may signal a healthier new era

The withdrawal of state support from liner shipping… link to full story

09.09.16 - Korean Lender to Back Hyundai Merchant in Hanjin Assets Takeover

State-owned Korea Development Bank, the main lender… link to full story

09.09.16 - Hanjin Shipping’s Collapse Puts 11,000 Jobs in Busan at Risk

A group of companies in South Korea’s port city of… link to full story

09.08.16 - Hanjin Shipping’s Troubles Leave $14 Billion in Cargo Stranded at Sea

The financial woes of one of the world’s biggest shipping… link to full story

09.08.16 - China modifies inspection rule aimed at Zika

China has now decided that vessels originating from… link to full story

09.08.16 - Shanghai: The New Global Shipping Leader?

Shanghai has announced that it is looking to become… link to full story

09.07.16 - Hanjin’s Ghost Ships Seek Havens as Food, Water Dwindling

South Korea’s cash-strapped Hanjin Shipping Co. is… link to full story

09.07.16 - Judge Allows Hanjin Ships to Dock Safely in U.S. Ports

Container ships operated by South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co.,… link to full story

09.06.16 - Hanjin Owner to Safeguard Supply Chain?

In a bid to prevent any major disruptions to the global… link to full story

09.06.16 - Hanjin Shipping Seeks to Protect Assets World-Wide

South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co. will take further… link to full story

09.06.16 - DP World limits disruption following Hanjin collapse

DP World, the operator of Jebel Ali Port in Dubai said… link to full story

09.06.16 - U.S. court to hear Hanjin’s request for extension on bankruptcy protection

A hearing will be held Tuesday afternoon at a U.S.… link to full story

09.06.16 - European Shippers’ Council: Let Hanjin containers go

The European Shippers' Council (ESC) is calling on… link to full story

09.05.16 - Hanjin Appeals for Global Ship Protection

In a bid to protect its vessels from being seized,… link to full story

09.05.16 - Hanjin Collapse: Are Global Carriers at Risk?

With Korea’s Hanjin Shipping filing for court receivership… link to full story

09.02.16 - Retailers Seek U.S. Help With Shipping Crisis

U.S. retailers, bracing for a blow as they stock up… link to full story

09.02.16 - Hanjin Bankruptcy Will Have Global Impact

The bankruptcy of Hanjin Shipping Company will have… link to full story

09.02.16 - Hanjin fallout causes shipping chaos

The fallout of Hanjin Shipping’s court receivership… link to full story

09.02.16 - Hanjin Shipping downgraded to ‘default’

Korea Investors Service, one of the big three rating… link to full story

09.01.16 - Port of Virginia refuses Hanjin cargo as result of carrier’s bankruptcy

Effective immediately, The Port of Virginia will not… link to full story

09.01.16 - Three Hanjin Ships Stranded Off U.S. as Shipper Seeks Protection

Three vessels belonging to Hanjin Shipping Co., the… link to full story

09.01.16 - Hanjin Ships Get Stranded in High Seas, Roiling Supply Chain

Hanjin Shipping Co.’s vessels are getting stranded… link to full story

09.01.16 - Hyundai Merchant Said to Deploy 13 Ships to Ease Hanjin Squeeze

Hyundai Merchant Marine Co., South Korea’s second-largest… link to full story

09.01.16 - Hanjin Move Likely to Raise Shipping Rates for U.S. Firms

Up and down the West Coast, freight businesses were… link to full story

09.01.16 - Hyundai Merchant Marine Reportedly Buys Hanjin Assets

Hanjin Shipping’s core assets are being absorbed by… link to full story

09.01.16 - Hanjin ships, cargo and sailors stranded at sea

With South Korea's biggest shipping company filing… link to full story

August 2016 Industry News
08.31.16 - There’s Good and Bad in Hanjin’s Fall. Shipping Is Ugly: Gadfly

Depending on whom you ask, South Korea’s largest container-shipping… link to full story

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