Maersk-IBM Blockchain JV Secures 1st Freight Forwarder

Agility has become the first freight forwarder to collaborate on a Maersk-IBM blockchain solution that will manage and track container shipments using a distributed ledger. Agility, which has over 500 offices in 100 countries, will identify events associated with individual shipments and share and receive the information through blockchain technology developed by IBM and Maersk. The company’s goal is to reduce costs and increase shipping efficiency by integrating information about shipments onto a secure platform ... [+]

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