The cost of moving commodities like coal and iron ore across the world’s oceans is surging as China lifts cargo purchases. Whether the rally will withstand the economic aftershocks of the coronavirus is a thornier question.
One Network Enterprises, a provider of solutions for autonomous supply chain management, and PSA Cargo Solutions, a unit of global port group PSA International, announced a strategic partnership to expand services for Global Terminal Operations and Logistics.
Ocean carriers, shippers and truckers can’t stop bickering over an issue that has plagued the transportation industry for years, and shows no sign of being easily solved: the ownership and management of chassis.
ZIM, a shipping solutions provider, has recently launched eZ Quote, a new digital service which enables new and existing customers to receive online spot quotes as well book their shipment with guaranteed space on board the designated vessel.
Streamline, a cloud-based ERP software company, recently announced it has partnered with INTTRA by E2open, a neutral digital network and information provider for the the ocean shipping industry, to offer its full-featured shipping ERP application to INTTRA’s Ocean Carriers for NVOCCs, shippers and freight forwarders.
As if the global economic downturn weren’t bad enough, U.S. exporters are confronted by a raft of vessel cancellations that hinder their ability to fulfill what overseas sales they’re still able to make.
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