10 YEARS AGO
- Rotterdam and Antwerp still buoyant. Young, Ian // Chemical Week;7/28/1993, Vol. 153 Issue 3, p26
Reports on the chemical-industry-related activities in the European ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp. Percentage of northwest Europe's imports and exports of base chemicals passing through Rotterdam; Antwerp's chemical storage capacity; Rotterdam's chemical storage sector dominant player;...
- Ocean Transportation Intermediary License; Revocation. Kusumoto, Sandra L. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;10/7/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 195, p62408
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has revoked several Ocean Transportation Intermediary licenses of companies like Carmon Cargo Express Inc. and Amid Logistics LLC in lieu of section 19 of the Shipping Act of 1984 and regulations of the Commission.
- New SCDOT permit rules improve international shipping. Limehouse, Buck // South Carolina Business;Jan/Feb2011, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p8
The article reports that the new permit rules of the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) improved international shipping which enhances economic development in the state.
- Enquiries and freight rates rise. // ICIS Chemical Business;2/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 54, p40
The article presents updates on the chemical shipping industry. Shipping routes are active, with February 2007 heralding a steady increase in enquiries on European coastal routes. Deep-sea business is up, and wintery weather takes its toll. The Baltic Sea has been plagued by the onset of icy...
- The pressure's on as the market slows. // ICIS Chemical Business;6/18/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 71, p32
The article reports a decline in shipping markets across Europe in June 2007. Early June saw a number of requests to move urea ammonia nitrate (UAN) solution from Baltic ports to various locations, including Ghent, Belgium and Rouen, France. At the end of May, there was a slight pick up in the...
- Markets cool but vessels are still full. Gibson, Jane // European Chemical News;1/17/2005, Vol. 82 Issue 2130, p16
Reports on the condition of several chemical shipping routes and markets as of January 17, 2005. Baltic Sea; North Sea; Mediterranean routes.
- Bulking Up on Cost Savings. D'Amico, Esther // Chemical Week;2/27/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 8, p50
Reveals that several bulk chemical shippers are not using logistics software to its fullest potential. Percentage of sales spent by chemical shippers on bulk distribution; Examples of logistics software and services vendors for the chemical industry; Purpose of a tracking system; Disadvantages...
- Storms Disrupt Gulf Coast Transport, Olefins Supply. McElligott, Suzanne // Chemical Week;10/9/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 40, p12
Reports that chemical shipping from Beaumont, Texas to New Orleans was suspended in October 2002 in anticipation of Hurricane Lili. Damages caused by Tropical Storm Isidore; Plant shutdowns by Shell Chemical and Dow Chemical companies.
- Deregulation Puzzle. Cottrill, Ken // Traffic World;4/19/99, Vol. 258 Issue 3, p35
Focuses on the concerns of Lipo Chemicals on the impact of deregulation upon its transportation needs in Paterson, New Jersey. Freight-rate increases of shippers in transpacific trades in May 1, 1999; Annual number of shipped containers to Latin America; Flexibility of service contracts.