Why America’s “Shipping Crisis” will not end

Shipping and Freight Resource Press Release

The American shipping crisis has been making news all over the world and has been the subject of discussions across many media platforms and the industry.. Even US President Joe … Read more..

Biden administration’s action plan to ease US supply chain disruptions

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Recognizing the critical role American ports play in the global economy, President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal includes an unprecedented $17 billion to improve infrastructure at coastal ports, inland ports and … Read more..

CMA CGM and ENGIE strike a strategic and industrial partnership for decarbonization

Press Release on Shipping and Freight Resource

The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, and ENGIE, global player in the field of renewables and energy solutions, have committed to working together to advance … Read more..

What are you measuring in your warehouse..??

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Efficient warehousing should be one of the top priorities in any supply chain strategy as this is the holding area for various types of materials including raw materials, semi-finished, and … Read more..

Container spot rate relief continues for customers in November

China - US East Coast Rates Nov 2021 - Shifl - Shipping and Freight Resource

The relief that some of the shippers had from the drop in China-US container spot rate market in the first week of October 2021 seems to be continuing into November … Read more..

Product Review: #dltledgers – cross border trade finance platform

Product Review by Shipping and Freight Resource

We have all heard the oft repeated phrases “we need to digitize”, “we will digitize”, “digitization is the future” etc but a lot of this is followed by inaction leading … Read more..

Refrigerators, toys and other debris from ZIM Kingston containers wash up ashore near Cape Scott

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No more containers have been found. That is the news from the Canadian Coast Guard about the maritime disaster surrounding the ZIM Kingston that lost an estimated 109 containers in … Read more..

Matters critical to understanding Incoterms 2020 Rules

Incoterms 2020

The Incoterms® rules are a globally-recognised set of standards, used worldwide in international and domestic contracts for trade transactions for the delivery of goods.. Following its introduction in Incoterms® in 1936, these … Read more..

ZIM Kingston fire update

Calm seas allowed firefighters to finally board the ZIM Kingston a 4253 TEU capacity container ship which has been on fire off the coast of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada. … Read more..

Ocean carriers set to pay surcharges at Long Beach and Los Angeles for containers in terminal

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Ocean carriers who are usually the ones charging “surcharges”, may soon be paying a “surcharge” at the San Pedro Bay ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles for import containers … Read more..

ZIM Kingston container loss and container fire onboard – UPDATE

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Further to the incident of ZIM Kingston losing containers overboard and container fire on board, today’s update is that the fire is reported to have been controlled but the vessel … Read more..

ZIM Kingston on fire off the Canadian coast after losing 40 containers at sea

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ZIM Kingston a 4253 TEU capacity container ship built in 2008 flying the Maltese flag is on fire off the coast of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada. As per CBC … Read more..