The U.S. District Bankruptcy Court in Newark, N.J. will hear from companies today that said Hanjin is not “promptly” informing creditors when ships go off charter.
Thomson Reuters global trade management business, ONESOURCE Global Trade, conducted its second annual Global Trade Survey, shedding light on trends and challenges faced by trade experts and multinationals alike.
Bigger vessels that can fit through the expanded section of the Panama Canal represent a small portion of the total traffic so far, but the new locks have only been open for less than four months.
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Fighting global warming on several fronts, the White House recently issued new rules to rein in emissions of heavy-duty commercial vehicles, scheduled to go into effect in 2018.
Following the recent collapse of Hanjin Shipping, “there will be a wave of consolidation” in the industry and CMA CGM could participate even after its recent purchase of APL parent Neptune Orient Lines, according to vice chairman Rodolphe Saadé.
Historically low ocean freight rates have caused carriers to implement cost-cutting measures that have reduced reliability, meaning shippers need to be more flexible in how they procure capacity.