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Brazil plans to add more solar to its hydro-dominated electricity generation mix
Brazil plans to add more solar to its hydro-dominated electricity generation mix

AJOT | May 31, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

Brazil is the second-largest producer of hydroelectric power in the world, after only China, and hydropower accounted for more than 70% of the country’s electricity generation in 2018. Brazil’s latest 10-year energy plan seeks to maintain this level of hydro generation while increasing the share of nonhydro renewables, particularly solar.

FIS Air Freight Report May 29, 2019
FIS Air Freight Report May 29, 2019

AJOT | May 29, 2019 | Air Cargo News | By The Numbers | FIS Market Data

Spot markets continue to act erratically, largely positive price moves have been weighted down by a weakening of rates into Frankfurt. Carriers are looking to redress the supply/demand balance by limiting schedules and parking aircraft over the summer season.

Ningbo Containerized Freight Index May 26, 2019
Ningbo Containerized Freight Index May 26, 2019

AJOT | May 29, 2019 | By The Numbers | Ningbo Containerized Freight Index

Rate Rise Remarkably In the South America Route, with Composite Index Rising

 Rate Rise Remarkably In the South America Route, with Composite Index Rising
Rate Rise Remarkably In the South America Route, with Composite Index Rising

AJOT | May 28, 2019 | Maritime News | By The Numbers

In the week ending May-24, Ningbo Containerized Freight Index 1200 (NCFI) issued by Ningbo Shipping Exchange (NBSE) quotes 618.2 points, slightly up by 1.8% against last week.

New record in Zeebrugge: Maiden call OOCL United Kingdom
New record in Zeebrugge: Maiden call OOCL United Kingdom

AJOT | May 22, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

With the maiden call of ms OOCL United Kingdom at Cosco Shipping Ports Terminal Zeebrugge in the early morning of May 18, a new record was set in the port of Zeebrugge.

Con Edison limits natural gas service due to pipeline constraints into New York City area
Con Edison limits natural gas service due to pipeline constraints into New York City area

AJOT | May 22, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

In January 2019, Consolidated Edison, Inc., (Con Edison)—the largest utility provider in the New York City area, serving 10 million customers—announced a moratorium on new natural gas connections in most of Westchester County, effective March 16.

Offshore field sanctioning nears peak
Offshore field sanctioning nears peak

AJOT | May 22, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

The annual growth rate in the global offshore oilfield services market will likely be halved after 2022, according to Rystad Energy.

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Jumped 7.4% in April

AJOT | May 21, 2019 | Intermodal News | Road | By The Numbers

American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index surged 7.4% in April after decreasing 2% in March. In April, the index equaled 121.8 (2015=100) compared with 113.4 in March.

FIS Air Freight Report May 21, 2019
FIS Air Freight Report May 21, 2019

AJOT | May 21, 2019 | By The Numbers | FIS Market Data

Reacting in line with the tariff-driven boost to Asia-US prices last week, prices this week into the US have retracted to base levels reflecting a settling of the market. Interestingly there is a convergence between annual contract rates and the spot market, diminishing the benefit of fixed annual BSAs.

Memorial Day Weekend Cargo Theft Trends Infographic and Security Tips
Memorial Day Weekend Cargo Theft Trends Infographic and Security Tips

AJOT | May 21, 2019 | Logistics | By The Numbers

Holiday periods are known for increased risk of cargo theft because cargo thieves look to exploit an abundance of unattended trucks and closed warehouse facilities.

US shale on track to 16% oil growth in 2019
US shale on track to 16% oil growth in 2019

AJOT | May 21, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

US shale operators are on course to increase oil production significantly in 2019. The growth in US onshore production from the first quarter through the fourth quarter could come in at around 1.1-1.2 million barrels per day (bpd), or 16% for the full year, according to Rystad Energy.

Venezuelan crude oil production falls to lowest level since January 2003
Venezuelan crude oil production falls to lowest level since January 2003

AJOT | May 20, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

In April 2019, Venezuela's crude oil production averaged 830,000 barrels per day (b/d), down from 1.2 million b/d at the beginning of the year, according to EIA’s May 2019 Short-Term Energy Outlook.

FTR Reports April Preliminary Trailer Orders Remain Subdued as OEM’s Fill Order Boards for 2019

AJOT | May 20, 2019 | Intermodal News | Road | By The Numbers

FTR reports preliminary trailer orders for April 2019 remained subdued for the second consecutive month coming in at 13,200 units, which is 40% below the same month in 2018.

Coal stockpiles at U.S. coal power plants were at their lowest point in over a decade
Coal stockpiles at U.S. coal power plants were at their lowest point in over a decade

AJOT | May 17, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

U.S. coal stockpiles decreased to 98.7 million tons in February 2019, their lowest value in more than a decade. Total U.S. coal stockpiles have fallen as more coal plants have retired.

FIS Air Freight Report May 14, 2019
FIS Air Freight Report May 14, 2019

AJOT | May 14, 2019 | By The Numbers | FIS Market Data

A spike in recorded air freight prices from Asia to US immediately following tariff increases, reflects a quicker-than-expected reaction by the market to escalated trade tensions.

Oil price risks rise to precarious levels

AJOT | May 13, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

Supply disruptions in the Middle East on top of an already tight crude market could send oil prices violently upward, according to Rystad Energy.

2018 was likely the most profitable year for U.S. oil producers since 2013
2018 was likely the most profitable year for U.S. oil producers since 2013

AJOT | May 10, 2019 | Energy News | By The Numbers

Net income for 43 U.S. oil producers totaled $28 billion in 2018, a five-year high. Based on net income, 2018 was the most profitable year for these U.S. oil producers since 2013, despite crude oil prices that were lower in 2018 than in 2013 on an annual average basis.

New Port Everglades economic impact study released
New Port Everglades economic impact study released

AJOT | May 10, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

Reveals port as a driving force in Broward County's strong economy

April container volumes break record at Port of Los Angeles
April container volumes break record at Port of Los Angeles

AJOT | May 10, 2019 | By The Numbers

Volumes reach 736,466 TEUs, 4.4% increase over previous year

Best Ever April at Port of Long Beach
Best Ever April at Port of Long Beach

AJOT | May 10, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

Previous cargo high mark for the month was reached in 2006

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