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MPP sector in seasonal slowdown… but will it bounce back in the fall?
  MPP sector in seasonal slowdown… but will it bounce back in the fall?

Jul 25 2022 at 07:48 AM | Project / Heavy Lift

The multipurpose fleet with the breakbulk sector has had a good run and a seasonal slowdown might be just that. But with COVID impacts and a multitude of other disruptive factors, nothing is a given now.

CONECT’s annual Trade & Transportation Conference speakers show the way forward
CONECT’s annual Trade & Transportation Conference speakers show the way forward

Jul 19 2022 at 12:22 PM | International Trade

This year’s conference given the challenges the industry faces was aptly titled “The Way Forward” and a solid lineup of speakers were put in place to help show a full-house of 150 plus attendees the path ahead.

Notes on AJOT’s Annual Top 100 Containerports A–Z
  Notes on AJOT’s Annual Top 100 Containerports A–Z

Jun 20 2022 at 10:09 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

This year’s AJOT’s Top 100 Containerports A–Z is notable for a number of reasons. It is clear from the numbers that volumes are up at ports around the world. It is also obvious that supply chain disruptions have hit the ports hard and containerships sitting at anchor awaiting berths have become a regular feature of port operations.

Top 50 Logistics Tech Providers offers a glimpse into the future of the supply chain
  Top 50 Logistics Tech Providers offers a glimpse into the future of the supply chain

Jun 20 2022 at 10:07 AM | Shipping Technology

The list, which easily could have contained two hundred Tech companies, was whittled down in part with the object of looking forward to a different supply chain than exists today.

QDC’s King outlines developments at Quonset Business Park
QDC’s King outlines developments at Quonset Business Park

May 24 2022 at 12:06 PM | Ports & Terminals

Steven King is the managing director of Quonset Development Corp (QDC) which manages Quonset Business Park (QBP) a 3,200 acre business park located on Quonset Point, (North Kingstown) Rhode Island. Besides the 200 plus companies located within the QBP is the Port of Davisville, one of the country’s top auto ports with numbers over 300,000 in most years, although with COVID and other disruptions the Port slipped under 200,000 in 2021.

Bumps in the road for automakers in 2022
  Bumps in the road for automakers in 2022

May 18 2022 at 10:50 AM | Maritime | Breakbulk News

It looks like 2022 is another bump in the road for global automakers as lockdowns, chip shortages, inflation, rising interest rates, the war in Ukraine and anti-globalization sentiments have combined to dampen automakers’ forecasts for the year. But now, nearly halfway through 2022, what about 2023?

  EVs and an emerging supply chain

May 18 2022 at 07:53 AM | International Trade

EVs are rolling off the lots but potential shortages could mar visions of a electric future.

Russian–Ukraine conflict impacts on the auto market
  Russian–Ukraine conflict impacts on the auto market

May 18 2022 at 07:50 AM | International Trade

The Russian invasion of Ukraine triggered a variety of responses from supply chain providers and automakers.

CCM’s CEO Mike Wilson talks chassis
CCM’s CEO Mike Wilson talks chassis

May 03 2022 at 11:07 AM | Intermodal | Trucking

Mike Wilson is the CEO of Consolidated Chassis Management, better known as CCM and is, as the name implies, is a chassis management business.

Containership operators peak on a historic wave
  Containership operators peak on a historic wave

Apr 18 2022 at 08:01 AM | Maritime | Liner Shipping

Persistent problems in the supply chain have sparked new OSRA legislation and in the shipping industry what goes up usually comes down.

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