September 15, 2014
Interview with Brenda Smith, Assistant Commissioner for International Trade
U.S. Customs veteran Brenda Smith was promoted on Sept. 11 to assistant commissioner for the Office of International Trade. In a meeting with reporters at agency headquarters, she talked about the efforts to make trusted shipper programs like C-TPAT more meaningful for international companies.
September 8, 2014
Port Canaveral Update
In this edition of AS Insider, Eric Kulisch provides an update on his recent trip to Port Canaveral. Eric elaborates on the intersection between the cruise and cargo sectors of the port.
August 7, 2014
In this edition of the AS Insider, Eric Kulisch, trade and transportation editor, takes you on a cruise through the new PortMiami tunnel.
August 4, 2014
In this edition of the AS Insider, Eric Kulisch, trade & transportation editor, discusses his piece in the July issue of American Shipper.
Eric's story, "CSI's evolution" is available on pages 40-42 of the July 2014 issue of American Shipper.
July 2, 2014
Global Container Terminals
In this edition of the AS Insider, Eric Kulisch provides an update on Global Container Terminals recent investment in a terminal expansion in Bayonne, New Jersey.
June 9, 2014
APL exec Seroka chosen as L.A. port director
In this edition of AS Insider, Eric Kulisch explains that Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has nominated Gene Seroka, the head of commercial operations in the Americas for container line APL, to be executive director of the Port of Los Angeles. Kulisch follows up to explain the various shifts in power among the West Coast ports and reveals the trend of maritime sector port directors. Click here to read 'APL exec Seroka chosen as L.A. port director'.
May 1, 2014
Update from NAFTANEXT on PortMiami
Eric Kulisch provides a live update from the historic Palmer House Hotel in Chicago while at NAFTANEXT. Eric discusses the recent change in port director at PortMiami.
April 30, 2014
Changes at the Port of Virginia
Eric Kulisch addresses the changes that are occurring at the Port of Virginia, including Gov. McAuliffe's replacement of five members of the Virginia Port Authority Board of Commissioners and APM Terminals' interest in selling their container terminal in Portsmouth.
April 14, 2014
Air Cargo Mode Shift
Eric Kulisch, American Shipper's Trade & Transportation Editor, provides an update on the air cargo market, with a focus on the recent mode shifts.
February 28, 2014
Eric Kulisch's Florida Ports Update
Eric Kulisch addresses the many changes associated with the ports in the state of Florida.
February 27, 2014
"Is LIGTT legit?"
In this first edition, Eric Kulisch, Trade and Transportation Editor, provides an inside look to his cover story of the February issue, "Is LIGTT legit?". Click here to read the cover story now.