Login Join AJOT
Follow us on Twitter!    Follow us on LinkedIn!    Follow us on Facebook!
Steel: Is China overproducing again?
  Steel: Is China overproducing again?

May 10 2021 at 08:00 AM | International Trade | Commodity

The Chinese government has committed more than once to curbing its excess steel-producing capacity, a condition which contributed to a pre-COVID glut of steel in global markets.

Will Biden ditch the Trump tariffs?
  Will Biden ditch the Trump tariffs?

May 10 2021 at 08:00 AM | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

International pressures may motivate the President to act. But engaging China is a nagging issue.

Spliethoff: A centenarian prepares for its next century
  Spliethoff: A centenarian prepares for its next century

May 10 2021 at 08:00 AM | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

Multi-purpose carrier has diversified its vessels, cargoes, and services over 100 years

Force majeure: a short-term fix for supply-chain emergencies
  Force majeure: a short-term fix for supply-chain emergencies

Apr 19 2021 at 02:05 PM | Logistics

After facing unforeseen events like the Ever Given and COVID-19, the bigger issue is what supply chains will do to decrease risk and increase resiliency.

Handling the cargo surge at NY/NJ: Doing better than most
  Handling the cargo surge at NY/NJ: Doing better than most

Apr 05 2021 at 08:05 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

It’s a story that’s being replayed in supply chains and at ports across the globe, including the port of New York and New Jersey. After a few months of dramatic declines in cargo, during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, a resurgence beyond all expectations took place.

The Greening of Rail?
  The Greening of Rail?

Mar 22 2021 at 10:42 AM | Intermodal News | Rail

The industry touts its environmental benefits, but it’s still reliant on diminishing coal revenues.

Can railroads count on intermodal?
  Can railroads count on intermodal?

Mar 22 2021 at 09:33 AM | Intermodal News | Rail

The COVID comeback is supporting volumes for now, but service competitiveness will tell the story longer term.

Global steel industry in major decarbonization push
  Global steel industry in major decarbonization push

Mar 08 2021 at 08:32 AM | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

Technology makes clean production processes available and steelmakers are deploying them.

Multipurpose vessels: a comeback in 2021?
  Multipurpose vessels: a comeback in 2021?

Mar 08 2021 at 08:27 AM | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

With container vessels stuffed to capacity, breakbulk cargoes are returning to breakbulk carriers.

  Will Biden bring US back into TPP?

Feb 22 2021 at 08:01 AM | International Trade

A multilateral approach to diplomacy and trade is consistent with his administration’s diplomatic and economic pronouncements.

© Copyright 1999–2021 American Journal of Transportation. All Rights Reserved.