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Cosco networks ‘Safe and Stable’ after cyber attack

Date: Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 Source: American Shipper China’s state-run COSCO Shipping Lines said Monday its network applications in the Americas have been completely recovered after the company’s operations had been hit by a cyberattack last week. “All communication channels, including telephone,…

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Trump’s trade war squeezes perishables’ market

Date: Thursday, August 1st, 2018 Source: AJOT Although only in early stages, the tit-for-tat exchange of retaliatory tariffs is setting up a food fight of epic proportions that will impact businesses large and small around the globe. Global Food Fight At…

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‘PierPass 2.0’ pushed back to fourth quarter

Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Source: American Shipper Container terminal operators in the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach now expect their revised PierPass Off-peak program will go into effect in the fourth quarter instead of August as originally…

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2M Alliance suspends transpacific loop

Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Source: American Shipper The 2M Alliance of Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. (MSC) is suspending its transpacific TP1/New Eagle service. The TP1/New Eagle will be suspended from week 27 (with departure from Busan on July…

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Uncertain outlook for container shipping

Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Source: American Shipper A study published this month by the insurer T.T. Club and consulting firm McKinsey says the outlook for container shipping over the next 25 years is extremely uncertain. “The outlook for the…

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