Monday, July 6, 2020
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Maritime News

Maersk Expands In-Land Logistics with Customs Broker Acquisition

COPENHAGEN, July 6 (Reuters) – Maersk said on Monday it had agreed to buy Sweden-based customs broker KGH Customs Services for 2.6 billion Swedish crowns ($281 million), as the container...

July 6, 2020
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
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Maritime News

Maersk Acquires U.S. Customs House Broker Vandegrift

A.P. Moller-Maersk has acquired US-based Customs House Broker, Vandegrift Inc., underscoring the shipping giant’s focus on the logistics sector in 2019. The deal marks Maersk’s first acquisition of the year....

February 12, 2019
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Monday, April 30, 2018
shipping containers
News

Biggest Indian Cargo Company Wants to Build an Uber for Shipping

By P R Sanjai (Bloomberg) — Allcargo Logistics Ltd. is emulating Uber Technologies Inc. to boost its business of sharing marine containers. A unit of the Mumbai-based Allcargo, ECU Worldwide,...

April 30, 2018
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Friday, April 20, 2018
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Maritime News

CMA CGM Looking to Expand Logistic Business with Investment in CEVA Logistics

CMA CGM, the world’s third largest container shipping company by TEU capacity, will acquire 25% stake in supply chain management company CEVA Logistics as the French shipping giant looks to...

April 20, 2018
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Friday, August 18, 2017
shipping containers
Maritime News

TEU Tokens and Blockchain Could Shape the Future of Container Shipping

By Sam Whelan (The Loadstar) – Blockchain initiative 300cubits has created a new type of cryptocurrency to solve liner shipping’s US$23bn “booking shortfall” conundrum. Named TEU, the de-facto industry currency is...

August 18, 2017
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Friday, August 4, 2017
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Maritime News

Blockchain Technology: Friend or Foe?

MTS Logistics is a C-TPAT and ISO9001:2008 certified NVOCC specializing in LCL, FCL, and project sea freight shipments. With the help of their global agency network, they are able to...

August 4, 2017
Total Views: 6

Saturday, April 15, 2017
containerized-shipping-port
finance

Survey Says, Shippers Want Partnership With Carriers

By Gavin van Marle (TheLoadstar) Shippers would prefer to be treated by container lines as partners rather than customers, according to a new survey. Shippers want to be partners with...

April 15, 2017
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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Blog

Shipment Didn’t Arrive on Time? Here are 9 Possible Reasons Why

– By Lauga Oskarsdottir, MTS Logistics It can be extremely frustrating when your shipment does not arrive on time. Estimated transit time is meant to be as accurate as possible, so...

February 29, 2012
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Friday, January 27, 2012
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Maritime News

How Global Logistics Is Working in Partnership to Cope With Future Catastrophe [VIDEO]

More than 250 million people each year are affected by natural disasters. The annual number of natural disasters has more than doubled since 1980 as a result of climate change,...

January 27, 2012
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