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Thursday, November 14, 2019
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Maritime News

Trade War Rocks Transpacific Trade

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – The lack of developments on negotiations between China and the US on tariffs is expected to contribute to the first

November 14, 2019
Total Views: 8

Friday, November 8, 2019
Oil Slumps as Trump Hits Brakes on Tariff Rollbacks
Maritime News

Oil Slumps as Trump Hits Brakes on Tariff Rollbacks

By Jacquelyn Melinek (Bloomberg) –Oil fell after President Donald Trump said that the U.S. hasn’t agreed to rollback all tariffs on China. WTI futures

November 8, 2019
Total Views: 11

Thursday, November 7, 2019
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Maritime News

Tariffs Take Toll on Port of Los Angeles October Volumes

Tariffs are taking their toll at the United States’ busiest container port, with container counts and the number ship calls falling sharply last month. The

November 7, 2019
Total Views: 47

port of los angeles
Maritime News

China Says U.S. Agrees to Tariff Rollback If Deal Reached

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — China and the U.S. have agreed to roll back tariffs on each other’s goods in phases as they work toward a deal between

November 7, 2019
Total Views: 18

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
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Maritime News

How the Trade War and a Changing China Are Roiling Global Shipping

By Ann Koh and Serene Cheong (Bloomberg) –The trade war and China’s economic shift made 2018 a tough year for global shipping and will continue to

October 30, 2019
Total Views: 27

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
shipping container
Maritime News

Op-Ed: How to Judge The True Progress of Any Trade Deal: Containers Don’t Lie

By Lori Ann LaRocco – Since the first tariff threats tweeted by United States President Donald Trump, the global markets have become an involuntary

October 29, 2019
Total Views: 26

Monday, October 14, 2019
container port
Maritime News

China Wants More Talks Before Signing Trade Deal With Trump

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — China wants to hold more talks this month to hammer out the details of the “phase one” trade deal touted by Donald

October 14, 2019
Total Views: 6

Friday, October 11, 2019
shipping container
Maritime News

U.S., China Said to Reach Partial Deal, Could Set Up Trade Truce

By Jenny Leonard (Bloomberg) — The U.S. and China reached a partial agreement Friday that would broker a truce in the trade war and lay the groundwork

October 11, 2019
Total Views: 17

Thursday, October 10, 2019
Port of Los Angeles Imports Fall in September as Trade War Roils Shipping
Maritime News

Port of Los Angeles Imports Fall in September as Trade War Roils Shipping

LOS ANGELES, Oct 10 (Reuters) – The Port of Los Angeles, the busiest for ocean trade with China, processed fewer containers of imported goods in

October 10, 2019
Total Views: 12

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Maritime News

U.S. Retail Imports Expected to Surge Ahead of December Tariffs, NRF Says

Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports are expected to hit their highest level of the year again next month ahead of new tariffs set to take

October 10, 2019
Total Views: 25

Monday, September 23, 2019
West Coast Ports Warn of Long-Term Impacts from U.S.-China Trade War
Maritime News

West Coast Ports Warn of Long-Term Impacts from U.S.-China Trade War

West Coast ports are calling on President Donald Trump to settle the U.S.-China Trade War, warning that failure to do so will cause irredeemable economic harm

September 23, 2019
Total Views: 32

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
port of los angeles
Maritime News

Port of Los Angeles Calls for Trade Stability as Cargo Volumes Hit Record

The head of the busiest container port in the United States is calling for an end to the U.S.-China trade war even as cargo volumes hit a new single-month

September 10, 2019
Total Views: 9

Friday, August 30, 2019
shipping container
Maritime News

Transpacific Tradelanes Receive ‘Tariff’ Boost as European Carriers Suffer

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – This week’s Shanghai Containerized Freight Index (SCFI) recorded further declines for Europe, but transpacific

August 30, 2019
Total Views: 15

Friday, August 23, 2019
China Tariffs on U.S. Oil to Pressure Exports, Gulf Coast Prices
Maritime News

China Tariffs on U.S. Oil to Pressure Exports, Gulf Coast Prices

HOUSTON, Aug 23 (Reuters) – China’s threat on Friday to slap a 5% tariff on U.S. oil imports could further soften demand for physical crude at hubs

August 23, 2019
Total Views: 16

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Garden City Terminal port of savannah
Maritime News

U.S. Container Ports Report Surprising Growth Despite Tariffs

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Despite the escalating US/China trade war, the ten biggest US container ports posted a surprisingly robust 2.7%

August 20, 2019
Total Views: 14

Friday, August 16, 2019
shipping container
Maritime News

Transpacific Rates Take a Tumble as Trade War Ripples Spread

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – Efforts to push rates up on Asia-North Europe trades are still failing, and carriers are now also beginning to

August 16, 2019
Total Views: 7

Thursday, August 15, 2019
maersk containership
Maritime News

Maersk CEO Wants to Explain Free Trade to Trump

By Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) — The chief executive officer of the world’s biggest shipping line says he’d like to meet with U.S. President

August 15, 2019
Total Views: 30

Eleonora Maersk Los Angeles Record
Maritime News

Maersk Warns Trade War Could Hurt Container Business

By Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen COPENHAGEN, Aug 15 (Reuters) – A.P. Moller-Maersk warned a trade war between the United States and China could curb container

August 15, 2019
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
cosco shipping at port of long beach
Maritime News

Tariff Delay May Mean Relief for U.S. West Coast Ports

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – West coast US ports suffered last month, but there may be some relief with the news that the US government is

August 14, 2019
Total Views: 4

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Maritime News

China Denies Hong Kong Port Visit for U.S. Navy Ships Amid Tensions

WASHINGTON, Aug 13 (Reuters) – China has denied a request for two U.S. Navy ships to visit Hong Kong in the coming weeks, U.S. officials said on Tuesday,

August 14, 2019
Total Views: 4
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