Summer outages hit shipping routes
- How to Ship Oversized Oddly Shaped Items. // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;9/15/2010, Vol. 43 Issue 32, p35
The article offers tips on how to ship oversized or unusually shaped items.
- FTR Shippers Conditions Index drops. // Fleet Owner Blog;4/10/2014, p6
The article presents the Shippers Condition Index (SCI) which indicated a tightening capacity.
- Antiques. Garrett, Wendell // Magazine Antiques;Jul99, Vol. 156 Issue 1, p70
Relates about the development of seaborne trade which started in New England. Import and export trade; Transatlantic packet service; Maritime power; Shipboard life.
- Cosco Americas Inc., www.cosco-usa.com. Liyong, Zhang; Zhang Liyong // JoC Week;1/7/2002 Annual Review, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p54
Discusses the challenge of attaining stability faced by the ocean shipping industry in 2002. Need for both shippers and carriers to strive for stability in order to meet the challenges of the growing global market; Responsibility of heads of ocean carrier companies to set guidelines that demand...
- Sea Changes. Cottrill, Ken // Traffic World;8/9/99, Vol. 259 Issue 6, p27
Focuses on the leadership of the shipping lines to port operations. Names of the dominant shipping lines to international liner business; Control of port operations through the costs of shipments; Purchase of ports in several areas for investments; Development of facilities in key locations.
- San Juan key to development of transshipment hub. Garza, Daniel R. // Caribbean Business;11/11/1999, Vol. 27 Issue 44, p28
Reports on the need for the development of transshipment traffic in San Juan, Puerto Rico to guarantee the success of a new port according to an assessment by an Army Corps of Engineers. Labor and trucking costs and poor land use management as obstacles to the transshipment port; Expected...
- Ho, ho, ho! Local shippers bring home the goods for the holidays. Del Valle, Luis A. // Caribbean Business;11/14/1996, Vol. 24 Issue 45, pS3
Discusses the potential growth in the shipping industry in Puerto Rico during the holidays. Increase in consumer demand for holiday goods; Plans by shippers to cope with the projected rise in business; Surge in hiring of container ships to transport all kinds of goods.
- Does Cashing a Check Settle a Claim? Barrett, Colin // Traffic World;4/7/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 14, p38
The article presents an answer to a question on handling a freight claim.
- They Want More. Fabey, Michael // Traffic World;9/25/2000, Vol. 263 Issue 13, p46
Reports that the Tripartite Shippers Group called for more reforms on ocean shipping regulations in the Asian, North American and European trade lanes. Examination of industry issues; Shipping law changes in 1999.