VIETNAM’s air cargo industry is pushing through the Covid crisis, with flights picking up and a new homegrown freight carrier, reports Tokyo’s Nikkei Asia
THE air cargo industry continues to be hindered by a range of issues that resulted in volume declines deepening in April, reports London’s Air Cargo News
THE beginning of May has seen a softening of the air freight market, with customers on long-term contracts paying more than the spot rate, reports London’s Loadstar
Application programming interfaces have become more commonplace in the less-than-truckload industry. It’s a significant change yielding big efficiencies for an industry evolving from an analog world.
An API allows two disparate systems to communicate with one another. It allows applications to transfer data and execute transactions in real time.
“Historically in LTL freight, base rates, carrier coverage points and other information was passed around manually using physical disks and CDs and had...
CARGO switched from sea to air last year, closing the price gap causing air freight grow twice as fast as seafreight, reports London’s Loadstar
DHL eCommerce solutions is having a successful year piloting two DoraSorter robotic systems in its Atlanta distribution center, reports the American Journal of Transportation
CHINA has implemented a Chinese inter-port ‘piggyback’ system to get empty containers where they are needed most, reports Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Measures to protect crops from diseases caused by pests and bad weather are being taken across major winter wheat production areas in China, in a bid to consolidate the foundation for a summer harvest in less than one month. Growing conditions for winter wheat surveyed by agricultural authorities...
THE Port of Fremantle saw a five per cent decrease in container throughput in March, with 69,111 TEU, when compared to the previous month’s total throughput of 72,838 TEU, reports North Sydney’s Daily Cargo News
In a year in which much attention is rightly being paid to improving the shipboard workplace environment for women, it’s easy to lose sight of the many accomplished women mariners…