The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics said that in September, 64.7 percent of freight between the United States and its partners in the North American Free Trade Agreement was transported by truck.
The German ocean carrier’s employees demonstrated Friday in Hamburg, seeking job protection in the wake of the announcement that the company will be acquired by Maersk Line.
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MOL appoints chief country representatives in Brazil and Mexico, while Bureau International des Containers names new secretary general.
The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners is expected to formally name Duane Kenagy as the port’s interim chief executive officer Wednesday, who joined the port in 2014.
Investments in new projects are slowing, and Neil Davidson, senior analyst in Drewry’s ports and terminals practice, warned that a sudden rebound in demand could be a problem.