William Dudley, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, raised questions about the unintended consequences of a House Republican proposal that would significantly hike taxes on imports.
The cloud-based rate management software provider launched a new upload platform to give forwarders and shippers access to real-time carrier rate and surcharge changes.
A study prepared for the Directorate-General for Climate Action found that savings from Flettner rotors and wing sails are seen as comparable.
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The joint container venture between Japan’s ‘Big 3’ will have a fleet capacity of 1.38 million TEUs, making it the sixth largest in the world, and when their 23 new ships are delivered, the merged operation will become the fifth largest carrier.
New ship orders declined in 2016, driven down by overcapacity and sluggish global trade growth, and although devastating for shipyards and their workers, the drop may be necessary if the health of the container liner industry is going to be restored.
The U.S. Department of Transportation is establishing a new advisory committee focused on automation research, development and regulation across several transportation modes, the department said in a statement.