Port congestion issues in early 2015 brought the often chaotic process surrounding detention and demurrage fees into sharp focus, but where where shippers saw pesky and sometimes unfair ad hoc charges, technology providers saw an opportunity.
APL, which CMA CGM acquired in June 2016, contributed positively to the French ocean carrier's first quarter financial results, according to CMA CGM Group CEO Rodolphe Saadé.
"ShipRush services help e-commerce small and medium businesses and omnichannel retailers execute parcel shipments for last-mile delivery to customers," Descartes said in a statement.
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DHL Supply Chain will acquire Polar Transportes, which provides transportation services to the Life Sciences and Healthcare industry in Brazil.
Saddle Creek Logistics Services adds senior director of business development, while Port of Price Rupert vice-president of commercial and regulatory affairs and general counsel steps down.
The American Maritime Partnership said it supports CBP's notice published in January that it is revoking previous “letter rulings” that it said are inconsistent with the proper enforcement of coastwise laws, such as the Jones Act.