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Georgia Ports Authority Tops 3 Million TEUs, Sets Tonnage Record

Ro/Ro traffic is at all-time high of 700,000 units.
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Dredging on Barbours Cut Houston Ship Channel Project Under Way

First of two container channel projects to match depth of Houston Ship Channel and accommodate larger, post-Panamax ships.
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Port of Seattle Statement on Gateway Pacific Terminal Report

The Puget Sound Regional Council released a study that identifies how much train traffic could increase if the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal near Bellingham were built.
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Yusen Logistics Launches Double Deck Ocean Container Transport on All Routes

Yusen Logistics announces the launch of an ocean transportation service which enables double stacking of product inside ocean containers, through the installation of specialized decks.
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Naming Ceremony for EVER LOADING

Evergreen Group held the naming ceremony for EVER LOADING, the sixth of its L-type vessels to be built by CSBC Corporation in Taiwan.
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National Freight Advisory Committee Submits Freight Recommendations

The National Freight Advisory Committee (NFAC) has submitted a report containing 81 recommendations for improving the performance of the nation's freight transportation system.
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First Gates Moved to New Locks for Panama Canal Expansion

The Panama Canal Expansion has reached another important milestone with the transfer of the first gates to the new locks complex in the Atlantic side.
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Freight, Rates Surge on the Spot TL Market

Freight availability in June is up 50 percent year-over-year.
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U.S. Biofuels’ Share of the Aviation, Marine Fuel Market to Surpass 6 Percent by 2024

Biorefinery construction in the U.S. will represent two-thirds of the global market over the next 10 years, report concludes.
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Maersk Line Announces Cooperation on East-West Trades with MSC

Maersk Line has announced a 10 year Vessel Sharing Agreement (VSA) with Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) on the Asia-Europe, Transatlantic and Transpacific trades.
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Assurance of Supply: A Top Concern for Manufacturers

Every manufacturer has an assurance of supply problem to some extent due to the complexity of global sourcing. For years, manufacturers were blessed with high margins but margins have grown paper thin. You can’t fill up your distribution centers with excess inventory – not only is there a cost factor but the pace of business and consumer buying trends causes goods to quickly turn obsolete. Assurance of supply provides the speed and agility that is essential to being able to compete in today’s market.

 

Speaker info: Diane Palmquist, VP Manufacturing Industry Solutions

                                         

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