Tag: Global trade


Los Angeles sees container downturn in first months of 2023

March 20, 2023

Via: Container News

The Port of Los Angeles handled 487,846 TEUs in February, translating to a 43% drop from the all-time high in the same month last year. The Californian port’s loaded imports totalled 249,407 TEUs, a 41% decrease from the previous year, […]


MSC teams up with Chinese research institute to promote shipping decarbonisation

October 11, 2021

Via: Splash 247

Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) and the China Waterborne Transport Research Institute have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly promote decarbonisation and sustainable development of the shipping industry. This is the first time MSC is partnering with a major institution […]


UK: Uncertain Times Make Strong Ports More Vital Than Ever

September 10, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

Research from maritime industry research experts Drewry has identified a small number of key factors that will make a port resilient and robust through all weathers. The five key characteristic of Strong Ports for long term success are: 1. Productivity […]