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Israel breaks ground on China-funded port, triggers dockworker strike

Photo credit: Ilan Assayag/Haaretz

A Chinese construction firm broke ground on a new Mediterranean port in Israel on Tuesday, triggering a dockworker strike up the coast in Haifa where the workers oppose the rival port.
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Jaxport’s Asian container volume up 20 percent in 2014

U.S. companies invest in $7B LNG export facility in Quebec

Jury finds Virginia International Terminals liable in lawsuit

Container ships collide and catch fire at Port Klang (video)





Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Bottlenecks at L.A.-Long Beach hits toy companies hard

Port of Savannah import growth surges

Hanjin Shipping expands service in South Africa

Target offers free shipping for holiday season, others follow

USCG and container ship respond to adrift sailing craft in Pacific


Tuesday, October 28, 2014

L.A. port head: West Coast port labor negotiations nearing tentative deal

$10B China-funded Tanzanian port to begin construction in 2015

Harbor commissioners fill Port of Long Beach executive positions

Matson pleads guilty in molasses spill case

Prosecutors seek death penalty in Sewol ferry case


Monday, October 27, 2014

Retailers see heavy holiday shipment delays at L.A/Long Beach ports

FedEx predicts 8.8 percent increase in holiday shipments

Union Pacific Q3 profits best expectations

B.C. to issue new rules for container trucking at Port Metro Vancouver

Crews keep listing barge from sinking at Long Beach


Thursday, October 23, 2014

Long Beach port head: Delays in cargo movement up to 5 days

CMA CGM acquires 7,000 reefers

Stockpiles of Alaska oil stranded at Valdez port awaiting transport

Singapore port opens $50M extension to logistics terminal

CP freight train collides with container truck, no injuries


Wednesday, October 22, 2014

CKYHE alliance to enter U.S. market

China Shipping and Alibaba create global shipping logistics platform

Port of Tacoma cargo volume up 20 percent

Israel Corp to spin off Zim container line to Kenon Holdings

Cargo ship crew stranded and low on food



Singapore first port to require mass flow meters for bunkering   •   Crowley delivers new gates for Panama Canal expansion   •   Globe Tracker and CIMC partner on tracking products for shipping sector   •   MacGregor Logistics employs camera solution to improve road safety   •   Flying car unveiled at Vienna festival (video)

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Singapore first port to require mass flow meters for bunkering



Singapore, the world's biggest bunkering port, intends to eliminate the "cappuccino effect" in ship fuelling by using new meters created to prevent suppliers from short-changing customers.  More...





Crowley delivers new gates for Panama Canal expansion

Globe Tracker and CIMC partner on tracking products for shipping sector

MacGregor Logistics employs camera solution to improve road safety

Flying car unveiled at Vienna festival (video)


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