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Modern Terminals Achieves IT Transformation Milestone with N4 Implementation in Hong Kong

Teamwork and collaboration are essential as project complexity and scale demands continuous improvement.
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NYK Line in Pacific Northwest Pool

The NYK Line became a member of the PNW West Coast Metro Pool (WCMP) operated by Trac Intermodal.
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New Tango Service Brings Additional Post-Panamax Vessels to Charleston

Expands Port of Charleston's capacity to serve North-South trade.
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South Carolina Ports Authority Container Volume Up 13 Percent

SC Ports Authority announced 13 percent year-over-year increases in container volume through the first quarter of the 2015 fiscal year.
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Port of Brunswick Achieves Double-Digit Growth

The Georgia Ports Authority moves record Ro/Ro and grows all business sectors.
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German Car Manufacturers Take Fast Train to China

Improved capacity utilization of train connections and expansion of railway system between Duisburg and China.
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NRF Letter to PMA, ILWU on Contract Negotiations, Port Congestion

The National Retail Federation sent a letter to the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) urging the two parties to conclude their contract negotiations.
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Maersk Line, MSC Vessel Implement Sharing Agreement

Maersk Line announced a 10-year vessel sharing agreement (VSA) with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S. A. on the Asia-Europe, Transatlantic and Transpacific trades.
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Georgia Ports Authority Marks 13 Percent Growth in Q1

Harbor deepening moves into construction phase.
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Port of Seattle, Port of Tacoma Form Seaport Alliance

The alliance was formed to strengthen gateway and grow maritime jobs, targeting increased marine cargo and addressing competitive threats.
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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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