Inbound container shipping

Ocean Import into the LA/Long Beach Ports     Now there are talks for port funding with Congressional appropriators. That is a relief! Employers note that some European terminals for the past 20 years have been using unmanned cargo-handling equipment. Also, they say...

Air freight shipping & new technologies

Air freight shipping & new technologies:   ETC International Freight System (www.etcinternational.com) in past blogs, we discussed new aircrafts already (Boeing / Airbus) using materials that lower the fuel consumption helping shippers saving on the fluctuating...

International air, ocean shipping companies freight increase

  September 1st General Rate Increase Update   Dear Customers,  As expected, we are reporting to you news of a so called successful mitigations on the General Rate Increases that are scheduled to go in effect on September 1st, 2013.  The reduced add-ons, validon TSA...

Ocean freight, Export or Import, Global Logistics

    For us forwarders and our import, export accounts, we are subjected to added costs whether they come from the Union Dock Workers paralysing traffic in exchange for a hefty raise or soon the controversial repeal of ths harbor maintenance tax replaced by a user fee....

Asia-Europe Rates Set for Stress Test

Carriers are unlikely to stem the decline in freight rates in the Asia-to-North Europe trade lane any time soon, even if the general freight rate increases they plan to implement later this week boost spot rates for a few days. Carriers were able to sustain high...

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