NYK Group Europe appoints chief executive officer and chief operating officer, while Capes Shipping Agencies hires general manager.
The e-commerce giant and SOUQ.com “share the same DNA – we’re both driven by customers, invention, and long-term thinking,” according to Russ Grandinetti, senior vice president of the international consumer division at Amazon.
The largest port on the U.S. East Coast saw containerized cargo volumes tick up 1.2 percent to 507,066 TEUs in February 2017, a record for the month, according to the most recent figures from the port authority.
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The widening of the basin entrance now allows for bigger vessels to pass through safely and efficiently.
Warren T. Burns, a partner at the Dallas-based law firm Burns Charest, which has represented shippers, said the decision was inconsistent with the position taken by the Federal Maritime Commission and U.S. Department of Justice.
The United States Maritime Alliance, the employer group that negotiates the master contract with the International Longshoremen's Association, called the ILA’s planned work stoppage threat “disturbing.”