Councilman believes ports have taken "another step closer to a lockout."
MOL: Cargo volumes to Asia showed weak growth; north-south trades see "substantial downswing"
Matson will expand into Alaska while Pasha will acquire Horizon's Hawaii business.
Ports, airports and railways ready to implement winter contingency plans.
Belgian port reports record growth thanks to container and liquid bulk sectors.
Railway and intermodal provider set records for revenues and earnings in 2014.