8 Maritime shipping challenges affecting enterprise shippers

FreightWaves SONAR

Enterprise shippers have always been an integral part of the maritime shipping industry and its partnership with truck fleet management. And likewise, maritime transportation has been a dominant player in global transportation for decades. Freight Market Blog maritime shipping

Technologies for Maritime Logistics Safety and Security

SIPMM Professional Publications

The landscape of maritime is shifting with the trends that are emerging do so out necessarily. The post Technologies for Maritime Logistics Safety and Security appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management.

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Maritime Law

Globalior

Maritime Law Maritime law deals with the treaties, conventions, and laws related to nautical matters, especially private maritime business. Important Points: Maritime law deals with private maritime issues, offenses, disputes, and other similar matters. In a large part of the developed world, maritime laws are independent of national laws. Basics of Maritime Law Most of the developing nations treat maritime laws separately from national laws.

Sustainability In The Maritime Industry

Mazars Ledger

In the past,… The post Sustainability In The Maritime Industry appeared first on Insights Center - Mazars - United States. Sustainability concerns are increasing, both in the United States and internationally, gradually rewriting the rules for business.

NYC Maritime Hackathon 2019: Connecting Big Data And Maritime

Logistics Management

Over an intensive 36-hour period, entrepreneurs, investors, maritime executives and tech leaders will collaborate to develop solutions that aim to transform the maritime industry

FMC leadership calls on the White House for maritime worker vaccinations

Logistics Management

maritime workforce The letter did not mince words in laying out the case for the “urgent issue” of vaccinating the U.S.

Maritime Transport to acquire Wincanton’s container haulage business

The LoadStar

UK 3PL Wincanton has signed a conditional agreement to sell the operations of its struggling container haulage business to Maritime Transport for £1.5m ($1.94m). The post Maritime Transport to acquire Wincanton’s container haulage business appeared first on The Loadstar.

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Sustainability In The Maritime Industry

Mazars Ledger

The post Sustainability In The Maritime Industry appeared first on The Ledger - Mazars USA. Articles Articles 2019 M&D Watch September 2019 Manufacturing and Distribution The Ledger The Ledger 2019 September/October Transportation Year 2019 environmental M&D Watch maritime maritime industry ship Shipping sustainability T&L Transportation & Logistics Transportation and Logistics

Sustainability In The Maritime Industry

Mazars Ledger

The post Sustainability In The Maritime Industry appeared first on The Ledger - Mazars USA. Articles Articles 2019 M&D Watch September 2019 Manufacturing and Distribution Transportation Year 2019 environmental M&D Watch maritime maritime industry ship Shipping sustainability T&L Transportation & Logistics Transportation and Logistics

Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference Opens

Supply Chain Brain

The 10th Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference (ALMAC), an annual signature event for the industries jointly organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), opened today, running online for the first time in light of the pandemic.

National Maritime Day means more now than ever

Logistics Management

This year’s National Maritime Day theme, "Sound Off for National Maritime Day," focuses on the current COVID-19 global pandemic response and recovery effort

Difference between Maritime, Shipping, Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain

Shipping and Freight Resource

To the uninitiated (which included me at one stage), these industries are same or similar and it might come across that there is no difference between Maritime, Shipping, Freight, Logistics, Supply Chain and Trade. In this article I unpack the difference between Maritime, Shipping, Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain and how it is all connected, starting with some simple definitions of these terms. Maritime Industry.

Maritime Fairtrade Launches Localized Websites Across ASEAN – Logistics Manager

247 Customs Broker

Maritime Fairtrade has launched localized websites across ASEAN countries like Indonesia, Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. Industry Associations Logistics Maritime Fairtrade customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference Closes

Supply Chain Brain

The 10th Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference (ALMAC), jointly organized by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded its live program on 18 November

COVID-19 cuts global maritime trade, transforms industry

247 Customs Broker

The pandemic has sent shockwaves through global maritime transport and laid the foundations for a transformed industry and associated supply chains. UNCTAD expects a return… The post COVID-19 cuts global maritime trade, transforms industry appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference opens

247 Customs Broker

Industry elites examine opportunities amid volatility at virtual event The 10th Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference (ALMAC), an annual signature event for the industries… The post Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference opens appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Maritime Industry Using Digital Technology to Reshape Supply Chain

Material Handling and Logistics

Over the next five years, maritime suppliers across the value chain will increasingly adopt solutions to address security, overcapacity and accurate cost models

Port of Oakland’s new maritime chief talks logistics

Logistics Management

When longtime shipping industry executive Bryan Brandes was named Maritime Director at the Port of Oakland last June, he quickly took the helm by leading a staff of 20 responsible for one of the nation’s 10 largest container gateways

5 adverse effects of climate change on maritime transport

Shipping and Freight Resource

The maritime sector is a major global industry. Below, we'll discuss several impacts of climate change on maritime transport, specifically on its efficiency and profitability. The post 5 adverse effects of climate change on maritime transport appeared first on Shipping and Freight Resource. Climate Change Guest Article Opinion Shipping maritime transport

TOTE Maritime adds 220 NaturaLINE refrigeration units

Refrigerated Transporter

TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico (TMPR) is enhancing its fleet with 220 containers chilled by Carrier Transicold’s NaturaLINE, which the company says is the industry’s only natural refrigerant-based system. TMPR is the first shipping line to place a sizabl

Maritime industry can now use blockchain for certification of seafarers

The LoadStar

Participants include Maritime Blockchain Labs (MBL), Maersk Line, tanker operator Heidmar, crew management firm PTC Holdings, seafarer welfare charity Mission to Seafarers and technology providers C-LOG, Navozyme and Hanseaticsoft. The project has been funded by Lloyd’s Register Foundation, which, with blockchain developer BLOC, founded Maritime Blockchain Labs. The post Maritime industry can now use blockchain for certification of seafarers appeared first on The Loadstar.

Maritime Fairtrade Launches Localized Websites Across ASEAN

Logistics Manager

Maritime Fairtrade has launched localized websites across ASEAN countries like Indonesia, Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. Maritime Fairtrade is a collaborative hub advocating for ethical shipping practices and works to positively influence businesses through education. Maritime Fairtrade’s strategy of pushing localized websites chips away at this goal, by reaching a wider audience and influence. Industry Associations Maritime Fairtrade

Alternative to risky IT investment for maritime firms

Supply Chain and Logistics

Seriously, why isn’t consolidation of 3PLs and maritime firms a good way to extend services beyond the … Continue reading → Logistics Shipping Supply Chains mergers Software technology transportationHere’s a great idea: why don’t we simply buy a 3PL? It is a lot easier than developing all that wretched software ourselves!

Maritime supply chain concerns are voiced by the Federal Maritime Commission

Logistics Management

The maritime industry has been deeply affected as a result of the upheaval caused by the coronavirus and its impacts to Chinese manufacturing and logistics services

HSBC seizes two Somerset Maritime product tankers

247 Customs Broker

Two product tankers owned by Singapore-registered Somerset Maritime have been arrested by investment bank HSBC over cargo claims totalling $6m. Court records indicate that the… The post HSBC seizes two Somerset Maritime product tankers appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Maritime Transport launches new London Gateway-East Midlands intermodal rail service

The LoadStar

Maritime Transport Ltd. Maritime’s tenth rail service to date commenced on Monday 26th October, and runs 5 days a week from Monday. The post Maritime Transport launches new London Gateway-East Midlands intermodal rail service appeared first on The Loadstar.

Maritime opens Tilbury rail terminal

247 Customs Broker

Maritime Transport has relocated its Tilbury operation to a new rail connected distribution terminal near London Container Terminal. The terminal will handle mostly steel for… The post Maritime opens Tilbury rail terminal appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Maritime Transport News Rail freight customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Port of Oakland picks longtime shipping vet as Maritime Director

Logistics Management

Longtime shipping industry executive Bryan Brandes has been named Maritime Director at the Port of Oakland

Agreement at last between DP World and Maritime Union of Australia?

The LoadStar

Negotiations between DP World Australia and the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) over a new workplace agreement may be concluded within days. The post Agreement at last between DP World and Maritime Union of Australia? Land Loadstar posts News Sea Brisbane DP World Maritime Union of Australia Melbourne Strike inaction Sydney

Port of Amsterdam Tests Maritime Robotics Sailing Drone

Logistics Manager

A joint venture between Port of Amsterdam , the Dutch Customs Office, Seabed and Maritime Robotics recently announced they are working on a pilot project that uses the Telemetron, a sailing drone that inspects the depth of marginal ships at the locks of Ijmuiden. Seabed , the Amsterdam-based system integrator brought the Maritime Robotics Telemetron from Norway for the project. The post Port of Amsterdam Tests Maritime Robotics Sailing Drone appeared first on Logistics Manager.

Opportunity knocks for UK maritime sector

The LoadStar

The UK maritime sector may be facing ever-increasing competition from the Far East, Northern Europe, the US and Canada, as well as the Gulf states, but director of Maritime UK Ben Murray believes there is reason to be “hugely optimistic”. The post Opportunity knocks for UK maritime sector appeared first on The Loadstar. Loadstar leads Recommends Sea UK Maritime

Noatum Maritime sets up MIQ Logistics purchase

The LoadStar

US-headquartered freight forwarder MIQ is set to be sold to Spanish maritime and logistics group Noatum Maritime, in a deal that was first predicted by The Loadstar Premium in early January. The post Noatum Maritime sets up MIQ Logistics purchase appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Loadstar posts News Sea Supply chain MIQ Logistics Noatum Maritime Takeover Talk

Digital Ship Announces The Maritime CIO Forum Rotterdam With A Special Focus On The Digital Supply Chain And Logistics Market

The Logistics of Logistics

Digital Ship’s 4th Annual Maritime CIO Forum Rotterdam will investigate how we can harness all these opportunities and will debate which are going to stick and make a difference. We will ask how can we identify the real digital legacy in front of us and truly re-define digitalisation in maritime and transport. Sessions will include: The Maritime Satcom Summit. This session will focus on investigating the evolution of maritime mobility and connectivity.

Industry bodies call for digitalisation to be accelerated in maritime sector

Shipping and Freight Resource

“ There is an urgent need for inter-governmental organisations, governments and industry stakeholders concerned with maritime trade and logistics to come together and accelerate the pace of digitalisation “ This is the message from several industry bodies representing a range of shipping, port, cargo handling and ship operating organisations. The full statement about the need for digitalisation in the maritime sector to be accelerated can be downloaded here.