WATCH: JUMBO completes successfully two shipments of two giant ship unloaders

WATCH: JUMBO completes successfully two shipments of two giant ship unloaders

Jumbo recently completed two shipments of two giant ship unloaders from Gdynia Port, Poland to Djen Djen Port in Algeria for Fagioli. The ship unloaders are intended for unloading bulk cargo from vessels on the …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
A Port of Oakland export that’s winning the trade war - Scrap paper shipments finding new markets, up 3 % despite headwinds

A Port of Oakland export that’s winning the trade war - Scrap paper shipments finding new markets, up 3 % despite headwinds

A scrappy little export commodity at the Port of Oakland is winning the battle against global trade headwinds. The Port said Thursday that scrap paper shipments were up 3 percent in the first 10 months of 2018. The …
Dec 7, 2018 /  Curious
Saudi Aramco resumes oil shipments through Bab-El-Mandeb Strait

Saudi Aramco resumes oil shipments through Bab-El-Mandeb Strait

Saudi Aramco will resume its oil shipments through Bab-El-Mandeb Strait with immediate effect. The Company will continue to monitor the situation and remain ready to take necessary actions in efforts to constantly …
Aug 7, 2018 /  Curious
MSC makes first melon shipments from Spain to Asia using controlled atmosphere technology

MSC makes first melon shipments from Spain to Asia using controlled atmosphere technology

Building on the success of the recent Technical Reefer Workshop held at its Valencia premises, MSC has just carried out the first ever melon shipments all the way from Spain to Asia. Thanks to Controlled Atmosphere …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Curious
Great Lakes/Seaway Iron Ore Trade Up 3.1 Percent in May

Great Lakes/Seaway Iron Ore Trade Up 3.1 Percent in May

Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway totaled 6.3 million tons in May, an increase of 3.1 percent compared to a year ago, and just about on par with the month’s 5-year …
Jun 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Oakland meat shipments up 27 percent in four years

Port of Oakland meat shipments up 27 percent in four years

Asian demand drives volume; a new, bigger growth spurt likely this fall Containerized meat shipments moving through the Port of Oakland have increased 27 percent in the past four years. The Port said yesterday that even …
May 9, 2018 /  Curious
GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth

GAC South Africa has opened its fifth branch, to provide a portfolio of shipping services for oil & gas projects and LPG shipments at Port Elizabeth as well as its neighbouring port Ngqura (Coega). GAC has served …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Curious
Ports of Indiana shipments up 19% in first six months of 2017

Ports of Indiana shipments up 19% in first six months of 2017

Shipments reached nearly 5.7 million tons and grew by 19 percent at the Ports of Indiana during the first six months of 2017 compared to the same time period last year. This was the second highest volume during the first …
Aug 2, 2017 /  Curious
Great Lakes/Seaway Iron Ore Trade Up Nearly 3 Percent in August

Great Lakes/Seaway Iron Ore Trade Up Nearly 3 Percent in August

Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway totaled 6,048,409 tons in August, an increase of 2.9 percent compared to a year ago. However, shipments trailed the month’s 5-year average by 5 …
Sep 14, 2016 /  Vessels
Maersk Line performs high-tech predictive analysis on reefer shipments

Maersk Line performs high-tech predictive analysis on reefer shipments

Six years ago, Maersk Line pondered two questions: What if we knew everything that our reefer containers knew? And if we did, what would that do for us internally, as well as for our customers? That was the genesis …
Jul 4, 2016 /  Curious