California governor signs executive order to help tackle supply chain issues

Gavin Newsom, governor of California, signed an executive order this week directing state agencies to identify ways to alleviate congestion at the state’s ports. The executive order instructs state agencies to continue coordinating with the Biden-Harris Administration Supply Chain Disruptions Task...

https://splash247.com/california-governor-signs-executive-order-to-help-tackle-supply-chain-issues/

DP World takes digital battle to carriers and forwarders with launch of CARGOES Logistics

Founded in 2005 by the merger between Dubai Ports International and the Dubai Ports Authority, DP World’s metamorphosis from terminal operator to global box integrator is becoming more clear. The Dubai conglomerate yesterday released the next chapter in its bid to control all ends of the global...

https://splash247.com/dp-world-takes-digital-battle-to-carriers-and-forwarders-with-launch-of-cargoes-logistics/

Oakland pitches for boxes as other North American terminals clog up again

Just like the ebbs and flows of tides, congestion is back up at many of North America’s top gateways leading one opportunistic port to pitch for more work. Once again there are more than 70 container vessels in the water outside Los Angeles and Long Beach, showing that the gradual improvement over...

https://splash247.com/oakland-pitches-for-boxes-as-other-north-american-terminals-clog-up-again/

Case made for ports to receive cash from any shipping decarbonisation fund

Ports ought to be getting a sizeable chunk of any decarbonisation fund in the offing, a new submission to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has suggested. As the UN-recognised NGO representing the world’s ports, the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) has submitted a...

https://splash247.com/case-made-for-ports-to-receive-cash-from-any-shipping-decarbonisation-fund/

Demonstrators block major Italian ports in protest of mandatory Covid health pass

Major ports in Italy have been blocked all weekend as workers strike against mandatory vaccines and the vaccine passport. Italy made Covid-19 health passes mandatory for all workers from Friday. The so-called Green Pass confirms the holder is vaccinated against, recently recovered from, or recently...

https://splash247.com/demonstrators-block-major-italian-ports-in-protest-of-mandatory-covid-health-pass/

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