Evergreen Line enters the digitalisation fray with its GreenX Platform

shipping and freight news

As we have seen and read, the digital advances in the shipping and freight industry has given rise to the “digital shipping line“ with several shipping lines providing several digital … Read more..

Path for Tradelens Agreement seems clear

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The TradeLens Agreement which “authorizes the parties to cooperate with respect to the provision of data to a blockchain-enabled, global trade digitized solution that will enable shippers, authorities and other … Read more..

Pitfalls of digitalisation in shipping and freight

Opinion Piece

Digitisation, Digitalisation, Digital Transformation are some buzz words that have recently taken the shipping and freight industry by storm.. Let’s take a quick look at what these terms mean and … Read more..

FMC publishes TradeLens agreement

shipping and freight news

TradeLens is a digital alliance among container shipping lines started by the teaming up of Maersk and IBM to offer customers digital freight solutions.. Touted as an open and neutral … Read more..

Scale-less weighing of containers for SOLAS VGM

scale-less weighing

SOLAS VGM – probably a term which may have slipped many people’s minds as it seems to have successfully integrated itself into the mainstream container shipping process since its mandatory … Read more..

Trade and Digitalisation

Trade and digitalisation

Trade as we know it (or don’t know it) has been around for centuries in various forms across various time-lines.. Starting from trade on the Silk roads around 1st century … Read more..

Freight benchmarking and its benefits

freight benchmarking

Benchmarking – is a business tool used by companies to evaluate and compare the current position and standing of the company against similar companies and organisations in the same business … Read more..

G2 Ocean to strengthen its digital footprint

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Developing, implementing and providing new digital solutions to its customers lies at the core of G2 Ocean’s business.  For many companies in the shipping industry, where the digital transformation is … Read more..

China to expedite development of Blockchain Technology

shipping and freight news

When the President of the 2nd largest economy in the world and the world’s factory China urges for the development of blockchain technology to be expedited, you know things are … Read more..

Intermodal Europe 2019 to showcase the best of innovation and technology in the container industry

The world of shipping and freight is getting bigger and bigger but thanks to all the technological advances and digitalisation it is also bring all players in the industry closer … Read more..

Don’t fear Supply Chain visibility – Embrace it to beat the monster

supply chain efficiency

Supply chain visibility remains a hot-button topic for supply chain executives. When executed correctly, it can open the door to new efficiencies, contributes to higher profitability, and reduces risk. Meanwhile, … Read more..

Digital Standards for the shipping industry

digital standards

A Standard may be defined as a repeatable, documented and harmonized method of doing something, whether it relates to the manufacturing of an item or managing a process, quality of … Read more..