BIMCO: Container shipping lines earned $42 less per TEU in 2016

08/02/2017 General SEO SEO

The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) reported that shipping lines earned 7% less per TEU in 2016 than in 2015 if they operated in the spot market on all Shanghai C ...


How to load a shipping container according to the experts

07/02/2017 General SEO SEO

Here are the steps you should be aware of when loading a shipping container, according to the National Cargo Bureau: The key person is the shipper and/or the person responsible for loading ...


5 things to know about demurrage and detention charges

02/02/2017 General SEO SEO

We give you the tools to understand and differentiate these two terms of the shipping industry: They are NOT the same thing: As they are both terms associated with the shipping contain ...


TOP 20 US NVOCC’s by import volumes through 2016

30/01/2017 General SEO SEO

The trade data provider based in the United States, Datamyne, released a report that shows the Top 20 Non-vessel Operating Common Carriers in the US through the year 2016 by import volu ...


Transport & Logistics events calendar 2017

25/01/2017 General SEO SEO

The most relevant events for the shipping and logistics sector in one place! We know that if you have a company that offers products or services for the shipping industry, supply chain and logistic ...


Safety4Sea: Digitalization of shipping industry is imminent

23/01/2017 General SEO SEO

The Safety4Sea website conducted the survey ‘Share your Smart Shipping Insights’ to get the industry’s perception about the future of smart shipping and the chall ...


World Maritime Day theme launched by IMO Secretary-General

19/01/2017 General SEO SEO

(Press release- 01/18/2017) The importance of coherent and connected development across all maritime sectors will feature strongly in IMO’s work this year, as the Organization foc ...