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Such an alliance could have a "competitive edge," according to industry consultant Drewry.
The proposal, which modifies the pricing structure for dry bulkers, LNG and LPG vessels, will be implemented along with a customer loyalty program.
Oil executive quoted as saying ship will be sold unless $10 million paid.
Rolls-Royce will lead the $7.3 million Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative, which could pave the way for autonomous ocean cargo vessels, according to IHS Maritime.
Retailer Target used proactive planning to divert cargo to East Coast ports, create dedicated a chassis fleet, and use untapped drayage capacity to combat West Coast port congestion in late 2014 and early 2015.
Port disruptions caused by contentious dockworker contract negotiations likely reduced real export growth 1.5 percent in the first quarter, according to a recent study by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.