Latest News for: Shipping industries


Trade woes mean 2022 will be pricier for consumers

Albuquerque Journal 29 Nov 2021
The Vancouver situation is a microcosm of what is happening throughout shipping and logistics chains ... UNCTAD urges better communication and coordination between players in the maritime shipping industry to deal with the crisis ... Containers line a Port of Oakland shipping terminal on Nov.

Tanker demand levels ‘back to pre-Covid levels’

Gulf Daily News 28 Nov 2021
“This is one of the most important game changers for the shipping industry,” he said ... Irani focused on the topical subject of cybercrime and pointed out that cyber-attacks on shipping had jumped 300%, showing the industry remains vulnerable due to inadequate cyber awareness.

A Broken Supply Chain Isn’t a Problem for the Logistics Industry; It’s a Moneymaking Opportunity

Hamodia 28 Nov 2021
Taken as a whole, the ocean-shipping industry is on track to make more profit in 2021 than it has in the last decade ... After a container sits at the terminal for a certain number of days, shipping companies begin charging end customers a rental fee for using their box, a charge called demurrage in the industry.

Mawani scoops top accolades at maritime awards

Arab News 28 Nov 2021
Musaad Al-Driss, vice president of Mawani, was the recipient of the coveted Maritime Standard Lifetime Achievement Award, reflecting his tireless dedication to the shipping and maritime industries throughout his career.

Caribbean Princess Welcomes Guests Back Onboard for a Season of Cruises to the Tropical Caribbean ...

Victoria Advocate 28 Nov 2021
The cruise ship is sailing on roundtrip voyages from Port Everglades in Ft ... In 2017 Princess Cruises, with parent company Carnival Corporation, introduced MedallionClass Vacations enabled by the Medallion device, the vacation industry's most advanced wearable device, provided free to each guest sailing on a MedallionClass ship.

Study shows what would happen if China dealt with Covid like US

Russia Today 28 Nov 2021
China’s Covid Zero policies are standing in the way of a full recovery for the shipping industry and prolonging a crisis that’s snarled ports and emptied shelves worldwide https.//— Bloomberg Asia (@BloombergAsia) November 28, 2021.

It’s Brexmas! From turkeys to alcohol, how will shortages affect Christmas?

The Observer 28 Nov 2021
Amid Brexit border control issues, shortages of HGV drivers and other staff, combined with pandemic business closures and global shipping disruption, industry leaders have warned of a “cocktail of chaos” that they say could lead to Christmas alcohol shortages.

Interview: China-Laos railway to boost economic development in Laos: official

Sina 28 Nov 2021
28 (Xinhua) -- China-Laos railway will bring new opportunities and provide huge momentum in strengthening Laos' economy, Valy Vetsaphong, vice president of the Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry and advisor to the Lao prime minister, has said ... She said a third opportunity lies in the processing industry.

Stolt Tankers appoints new managing director of shipowning

Splash24/7 28 Nov 2021
Lucas Vos, president of Stolt Tankers, commented ... Maren’s background in shipping combined with her inside knowledge of our operations will ensure we maintain our leading position in the industry ... .

Shortage of cartoon baby JJ dolls due to supply chain chaos sparks Christmas panic

The Daily Mail 28 Nov 2021
Delays in the global shipping industry caused by the pandemic have combined with a shortage of HGV drivers to slow up deliveries of goods worldwide. CoComelon is the world's second largest YouTube channel – with 122 million subscribers – behind Indian music channel T-Series ... .

Energy in Transition – Hydrogen rush could shift world energy order

FBC News 28 Nov 2021
They’re undertaking a green policy simulation ... Governments around the world have already committed more than US$70 billion to stimulate the hydrogen industry ... One ... The obvious early movers are heavy industry looking to decarbonise, industrial shipping and heavy vehicles ... All of these players are largely linked to the existing oil and gas industry ... ....

National trucker shortage leads to increased enrollment at Blackfoot trucking school

Longview News-Journal 28 Nov 2021
While the industry can be challenging for some, Jorgensen said it can also be rewarding for drivers who stick with it ... The shortage of drivers is problematic for nearly every single industry. Andrus said it creates shipping delays and this is one of the major contributing factors of the country’s supply chain issues for businesses.

Brazil’s President Lula is staging a comeback. Can he bring the country along?

Indian Express 28 Nov 2021
The Brazilian naval industry is here to stay’ ... The child of illiterate agricultural workers, da Silva, who grew up in a small shack with no electricity or plumbing, saw an opportunity to transform families such as his by investing heavily in job-creating industries ... $1.2 billion to build 10 tanker ships ... Petrobras abruptly canceled ship orders.

In La Selva Beach, heavy-duty drones take flight to combat wildfires

Santa Cruz Sentinel 28 Nov 2021
firefighting supplies, industrial packages and even human organs for transplants ... Most other industrial drones on the market take to the sky for 15 minutes to an hour ... The company also plans to use its drones for industrial and shipping operations ... For industrial applications, ...

God shed His grace on thee!

Santa Barbara News-Press 28 Nov 2021
The Proclamation ...Needful diversions of wealth and of strength from the fields of peaceful industry to the national defense have not arrested the plow, the shuttle, or the ship; the ax has enlarged the borders of our settlements, and the mines, as well of iron and coal as of the precious metals, have yielded even more abundantly than heretofore ... .