New quarterly report helps shippers better understand when to book ocean freight to help ensure goods arrive on time and mitigate risks of downstream disruptions.
India might soon start shipping goods as ‘break cargo’ to overcome the current crisis of a shortage of containers. Breakbulk cargo is typically transported using bags and boxes.
Shipping is significantly lacking ethnic and female representation at the senior level, according to the latest survey from the Diversity Study Group.
The cost incurred to shift containers across the Pacific Ocean dropped by over a quarter in the past seven days, the biggest decline in about two years, observed by the Wall Street Journal.
Ship It Zero coalition calls on retailers to take action a decade sooner and abandon dirty ships by 2030
Global supply chain issues are threatening Christmas deliveries to retailers, as sustained port congestion seen in the US, and now parts of the UK, continues to disrupt shipping lines and the movement of goods worldwide.
The International Chamber of Shipping has submitted plans to the industry’s UN regulator, the IMO, detailing urgent measures which governments must take to help the industry achieve net zero CO2 emissions by 2050.
Other signatories to the Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization include A.P. Moller – Maersk, BW LPG, Hapag-Lloyd, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and the Port of Rotterdam.