Starting March 26, 2017, Air France KLM Martinair Cargo began offering direct connections between Paris and Accra, Ghana, as well as Amsterdam and Freetown, Sierra Leone; Monrovia, Liberia; Cartagena, Colombia; and Minneapolis, Minn.
Given the Pacific Northwest port's importance to the region’s economy, the open chief executive officer position must be filled quickly, according to Jordan Royer, vice president in the Seattle office of the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association.
The transportation management software provider launched a new version of its mobile order management application, allowing shippers to tap into drivers’ smartphones for paperless dispatch and real-time ETAs.
Registration takes less than 1 minute.
What has been accepted as standard practice for decades - large shippers cementing big volume annual contracts with carriers and smaller shippers, forwarders and NVOs picking up the scraps on the spot market - is now being heavily scrutinized.
In addition, Hong Kong-based Orient Overseas Container Line is scheduled to receive a series of 20,000-TEU ships later this year.
The ocean shipping electronic marketplace has paid an undisclosed sum for Avantida, a cloud-based provider of solutions, to better manage empty containers.