The United States exported 794,537 net tons of steel in April, a 2.5 percent increase from March, but a year-over-year drop of nearly 6 percent.
The 9,742-TEU containership COSCO Shipping Panama began its historic passage through the expanded waterway, construction of which began back in 2007, Sunday morning.
The U.S. Department of Transportation is looking into how delays at ports and other loading and unloading facilities may be affecting driver compliance with hours-of-service rules designed to increase safety.
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Guillermo A. Sanchez-Badia of Miami was sentenced late last week to 12 years in prison for his role in a scheme to defraud two commercial lenders and the U.S. Export-Import Bank out of more than $11 million.
Chongqing, which is a key logistics hub for China and a leader in high-end manufacturing, is also making a big push into robotics.
Forwarders Nippon Express and Globaltransol, as well as forage shipper ACX Global, will submit verified gross mass data through CargoSmart’s platform to comply with upcoming International Maritime Organization regulations.