Freight Container

5 points to consider before packing your cargo

If you are an exporter and especially if you are exporting for the first time, here are 5 key points you should consider before...

Hapag Lloyd reaches 700,000 smart containers in their fleet of 1.6 million

UPDATE: Apologies, the article was posted stating "Hapag Lloyd reaches 700,000 smart containers in their fleet of 1.6 billion" instead of 1.6 million. It...

The carriage of nurdles by sea – packaging requirements to be regulated

In June 2021, the life of X-Press Pearl, a 2-3 month old 1,400+ TEU vessel came to a fiery end when it caught fire...

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