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Strong points Strong demand pushes annual volumes up Dec throughput down due to holiday slowdown Congestion, delays continue Container volumes at the Port of Singapore were recorded at 37.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units in 2021, the highest annual volumes in the Port Authority database, as of 2011. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes, …

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The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have once again delayed the implementation of a levy on ocean carriers whose import containers stay too long in terminals, even as their respective port commissions are on the verge of approve a similar fee for empty containers. The country’s two busiest ports announced on Monday January …

Union Minister for Ports, Navigation and Waterways Sarbananda Sonowal said the dredging of the Brahmaputra is a major initiative to make the river conducive to the smooth transport of passenger and freight ships and that the work has already started in this regard. Speaking at the multi-stakeholder conference titled “Brahmaputra River Conclave” organized by the …

Pittsburgh, PA, January 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Pittsburgh’s Craters & Freighters today announced its lucrative tenth anniversary in May. This milestone marks a decade of successful expert crating and shipping solutions and kicks off the new year on a positive note. High quality materials, efficient methods, and comprehensive domestic and international shipping services made …

Manitoba child care workers and a range of other social services working with vulnerable people will now be able to return to work with a negative COVID-19 test, even if they have mild symptoms. The changes were described in a Manitoba Families memo obtained by Global News that circulated in the area on Friday. It …

The holiday season is drawing to a close and many could be returning to stores for refunds or exchanges. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF) Retail Safety Survey, the retail industry will lose an estimated $ 3.5 billion due to retail fraud over the holiday season 2021. The Better Business Bureau serving East Central …

Freight containers are stacked on a ship on November 22, 2021 in Bayonne, New Jersey. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Morgan Stanley said the most serious supply chain disruptions are already easing and will be more fully addressed in the first half of 2022. This is the baseline scenario presented by the investment bank in …

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in April 2019 in Beijing, China. Kenzaburo Fukuhara | Kyodo News | Getty Images More than five years later, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s pro-Beijing stances have failed to subdue China’s assertion in the contested South China Sea – and the next Philippine leader should be …

But, Mr. Maffei said, the focus on antitrust laws has given the commission the tools and confidence to investigate further abuses by shipping lines, now and in the future, when demand fall and that companies may be tempted to try to keep their freight rates artificially high. “I think it has bolstered our credibility” with …