shipping containers

Business, Logistics

Maersk Raises Outlook as Shipping Giant Sees Demand Rebound

A crane carries a Maersk shipping container at London Gateway port on Sept. 22. (Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg News)

A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S raised its full-year guidance amid a surprise recovery in demand and sweeping efforts to cut costs.

Frances Schwartzkopff | Bloomberg News
October 13, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics

Israel Firm Loginno Unveils Container-Tracking Device

Loginno, an Israeli logistics firm, has unveiled the fifth generation of its Agam device, whose installation method as a standard container vent allows every container service depot to install it with no training, according to a news release.

May 28, 2019
Business

CMA CGM Stakeholder Looks to Sell and Buy Ports America

CMA CGM Bougainville kees torn/Flickr

Yildirim Holding AS is seeking buyers for its stake in the world’s third-biggest container shipper as the family-owned Turkish company presses ahead with a plan to acquire Ports America Holdings Inc., a U.S. maritime-terminal operator.

July 6, 2017
Business, Logistics

Ocean Carriers, Six Ports Reach Deal on Container Weight Procedures

Todd Lappin/Flickr

Container carriers that belong to the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association trade group and six ports have announced the first united approach to meeting new international freight weight requirements that take effect July 1.

May 20, 2016
Business, Logistics

Developers Converting Shipping Containers Into Structures for Business, Residential Use

Andres Garcia Lachner

There is nothing glamorous about shipping containers. Their existence generally is one of sheer duty, hauling cargo from one point to another.

Dan Calabrese | Special to Transport Topics
August 31, 2015