Matson will expand into Alaska while Pasha will acquire Horizon's Hawaii business.
But the carrier will continue to servce customers by chartering space from APL.
France ordered to compensate pirates becasue of two day delay in bringing them before judge.
Ports, airports and railways ready to implement winter contingency plans.
Belgian port reports record growth thanks to container and liquid bulk sectors.
Railway and intermodal provider set records for revenues and earnings in 2014.