- The relation between bid-ask spreads and price volatility in forward markets. Batchelor, Roy A.; Alizadeh, Amir H.; Visvikis, Ilias D. // Derivatives Use, Trading & Regulation;2005, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p105
The forward freight agreement (FFA) market developed in the 1990s and is growing very fast as the main derivatives market offering agents in the shipping and transportation industry a risk management instrument. This paper examines the relationship between expected volatility and bid--ask...
- Sales evolution. Dupin, Chris // JoC Week;8/26/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 34, p24
Focuses on developments related to the world's top shipping companies as of August 26, 2002. Improvement of the marketing strategies; Emphasis of the business on global services and value-added logistics; Implications for shippers. INSET: Sober relationship.
- Signs of life. // JoC Week;8/26/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 34, p30
Reports on developments related to the international ocean cargo industry in the United States as of August 26, 2002. Increase in U.S. imports; Maersk Sealand's leadership in terms of export and import cargo shares.
- Asia arrives at the East Coast. Dupin, Chris // JoC Week;8/26/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 34, p54
Reports on the increase in number of ocean carriers that serve the Asian markets from ports in Savannah, Georgia as of August 26, 2002. Reasons for the increase in ocean cargo traffic; Policy for freight handling by the Georgia Ports Authority; Advantage of alliances with multiple steamship lines.
- A ripple in cargo volume keeps optimism at bay. // Caribbean Business;2/10/2011, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p31
The article focuses on the impact of cargo volumes to the shipping-industry leaders in 2010 in Puerto Rico.
- French Port Strikes Go Weekly. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/7/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p6
The article reports on the possible adverse impact of the ongoing strike by French dockworkers, crane operators and other port workers on cargo traffic to European ports like in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and Antwerp, Belgium as of February 20car11.
- Japanese Carriers See Big Gains, Muted Outlook. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/7/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p7
The article reports on the latest developments in the Japanese shipping sector as of February 2011, with the country's three major container lines MOL group, NYK Line and K Line registering growth in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2010.
- Kosovo War Closes Danube. Cottrill, Ken; Parker, John G. // Traffic World;5/17/99, Vol. 258 Issue 7, p28
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- Freight to Asia: Increased services and capacity. Weston, Sue // NZ Business;Sep96, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p58
Assesses the state of the freight industry in New Zealand. Factors contributing to boom in industry; Structuring of freight market in Asia; Efficiency in New Zealand ports; Shipping companies that operate out of New Zealand; Changing freight patterns within Asia; Trend in types of goods being...