A significantly lower average freight rate drove Hapag-Lloyd’s revenues down 12.5 percent year-over-year in 2016 to 7.7 billion euros.
Under the newly expanded contract, Worldwide Flight Services will handle up to seven direct flights a week connecting Chicago O’Hare International Airport with Taipei and an estimated 56 million kilos in cargo annually, according to a statement from WFS.
The primary federal funding mechanism for transportation infrastructure projects will run out of money once the FAST Act expires in 2020, according to Bud Wright, executive director of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.
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Singapore-based Rickmers Maritime reported a net loss of $48.4 million for the fourth quarter of 2016, which was an improvement from the $129.6 million net loss for the fourth quarter of 2015.
Truckload pricing slipped another 0.3 percent for the month compared to January 2016, the 11th consecutive month of year-over-year declines, according to the latest Cass Truckload Linehaul Index.
The International Longshoremen’s Association is calling for a shutdown of ports along the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts, and a march in Washington.