Logistics

Telenor Connexion joins Business Sweden delegation to Korea to discuss next generation of transportation in smart cities. (Photo: courtesy of Business Sweden)

Swedish Transportation Delegation Visits Seoul

Sweden’s Minister for EU Affairs and Trade to Seoul, Anne Linde, and a high level Swedish business delegation, including Seth Ryding, Head of APAC at Telenor Connexion, are invited as key partners for

Maera. Photo: Diana Shipping Inc

Diana Enters TC Contract with Unico Logistics

 Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with Unico Logistics,

Graph: Drewry Benchmarking Club

Global BCOs Hit by Rising Contract Rates from Asia

 Contract freight rates paid by Beneficial Cargo Owners to move their products by container have increased for a 4th consecutive quarter, according to actual contract rate data from the Drewry Benchmarking Club.

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TRAC Intermodal Unveils Two New Mobile Apps

 TRAC Intermodal has introduced two new mobile applications that set out to improve and simplify customer access to emergency road service and online chassis booking: TRAC Interstar’s road service app, RoadStar, and TRAC Intermodal’s EZBook 2.

Vessel operations at the Port of Brunswick resumed at 8 a.m. Thursday in the wake of Hurricane Irma. By Friday, crews were busy serving three Ro/Ro vessels - the Dover Highway, Onyx Ace and WWL Tiger. (Georgia Ports Authority)

August Trade Heats Up in Brunswick, Savannah

Auto and container volumes at the U.S. Southeast's busiest ports in Brunswick and Savannah experienced impressive growth in the month of August.   Colonel's Island Terminal in Brunswick moved 53,

Palmali Lodges $2 Bln Claim Against Lukoil's Litasco

Turkey-based Palmali, one of the biggest shippers in the Caspian region, said on Monday it had lodged a claim worth almost $2 billion against Litasco, the trading arm of Russian oil producer Lukoil, with the English High Court.

Photo: Port of LA

Port of LA Ready for Next Generation of Containerships

As a leading gateway for trade between the U.S. and Asia, the Port of Los Angeles must be ready for the next generation of container ships. The Port of Los Angeles TraPac Terminal is a 24 hour a day,

Photo: Port Qasim Authority

New Private LNG Terminal in Pakistan

 A group of leading business houses in Pakistan plan to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal by March 2019 for gas processing and consumption in their own plants, Reuters reported.   The proposed,

Photo: Hamad Port

Two New Shipping Lines to Hamad

 Two new maritime lines are launched from Hamad Port which will enhance Qatar’s trade connections with various ports in China, India, Malaysia, Turkey and Greece, among other countries.   Qatar News

Photo: Hapag-Lloyd AG

Hapag-Lloyd Orders 7,700 New Reefer Containers

 This year, Hapag-Lloyd will once again make investments to maintain and expand its container fleet. The liner shipping company has ordered a total of 7,700 refrigerated containers (Reefers) of the latest generation – including 7,

Photo: Gothenburg Port Authority

More Cars Shipped Via The Port Of Gothenburg

 During the first quarter of the year, new car exports and imports passing through the Port of Gothenburg rose by 12 per cent compared with the first quarter of 2016.    The Port of Gothenburg became