Crowley and Seaboard now have VSAs to the Dominican Republic as well as Panama and Costa Rica.
The new structure gives port ability to handle larger, heavier shipments.
Global Shippers Forum wants IMO to consider shippers needs as it develops carbon reporting requirements.
The rotation for one of the carrier’s changed westbound transatlantic service will be Antwerp, Bremerhaven, Rotterdam, Le Havre, Boston and Philadelphia.
Commerce Department in August slapped countervailing duties on Mexico sugar imports citing subsidies of 3 to 17 percent.
During the CargoFacts conference at Miami Beach, panelists took a sunny approach to the rest of 2014 and beyond.