American Airlines Cargo Remains Key Partner for Global Trade

American Airlines is continuing to operate international widebody service to key locations around the globe, serving as a vital partner for freight forwarders and supporting global trade in the face of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The world’s largest airline will fly long-haul widebody passenger flights carrying cargo this week to locations including Auckland Airport (AKL), São Paulo International Airport (GRU) and Honolulu International Airport (HNL). These flights are in ... [+]

Port NOLA Launches Digital Learning Toolbox for Educators and Students

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) launched its digital Learning Toolbox today aimed at educating Louisiana students about the role that the local maritime industry and the Port play in everyday lives. Students, parents and educators are invited to explore the Port’s ... [+]

Canaveral Port Authority Launches RO/RO Division

The official grand opening of the Port Canaveral vehicle processing facility on March 5 was marked with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and the arrival of 730 new vehicles aboard the massive 653-foot-long vessel Wisteria Ace, the first vehicle carrier to call at the Port's facility. The ... [+]

SC Ports reports strong cargo volumes in February

South Carolina Ports Authority saw steady container volumes in early 2020 and recorded the highest February ever for both cargo volumes and rail moves at inland ports. SC Ports moved 197,214 TEUs across the Wando Welch and North Charleston container terminals in February. ... [+]

Drewry World Container Index March 12

The World Container Index assessed by Drewry, a composite of container freight rates on 8 major routes to/from the US, Europe and Asia decreased by 0.1% to $1,483.46 per 40ft container this week (updated Thursday, 12 March 2020). [+]

Largest Bulk Vessel to Call Port of Mobile Loads Alabama Export Metallurgical Coal

The Alabama State Port Authority announced that the largest bulk carrier to call the Port of Mobile loaded over 133,000 short tons (121,000 metric tons) of export metallurgical grade coal at its McDuffie Coal Terminal. The Newcastle Max class bulk carrier, MARAN COURAGE, ... [+]

Air France, KLM, Delta and Virgin Atlantic Launch Expanded JV

Air France, KLM, Delta and Virgin Atlantic entered into an expanded partnership that enhances carrier networks – a benefit for cargo customers. The enhanced network is built around the carriers’ hubs in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, London Heathrow, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New ... [+]

SEKO Logistics Promotes Brian Bourke to Chief Growth Officer

SEKO Logistics has promoted Brian Bourke to the new post of Chief Growth Officer. Responsible for the acceleration of SEKO’s organic growth, Brian will drive SEKO’s demand generation, revenue management and corporate marketing and communications initiatives. In his new role, based at SEKO’s corporate ... [+]

Port Everglades Construction New Start A Major Milestone

Federal, state and local elected officials joined local business leaders to welcome the news that Broward County’s long-awaited Port Everglades Navigation Improvements Project to deepen and widen the Port’s navigational channels can now begin with $29.1 million in funding under the U.S. Army Corps of ... [+]

DHL Express is a Global Top Employer for the sixth consecutive year

DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider has been recognized as a leading global Top Employer 2020. This year, the company outperforms its competitors and is leading the list with the most country awards of all. Top Employers Institute awarded its prestigious Top ... [+]