But does anyone know how many, and should we be worrying about it? The nightmare scenario Your goods have been loaded at port and are on their way to their destination. Freetrax tracking system is keeping you up to date. You await their arrival with excitement, ready to fulfil orders, satisfy customers and make money. […]Read More →
Freedom can report that the threatened strike at major ports along the whole US eastern seaboard has been averted. The International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) and United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) resumed contract negotiations last week ahead of a contract extension expiring at 11:59 p.m., 6 Feb. The union and employers have held a series of […]Read More →
It has come to our notice that the declared weight of cargo at the booking stage can differ greatly to that actually loaded into the container. Container shipping lines have had several issues with stability of vessels and with the overall declared weight. It is important to understand that this can be a major issue […]Read More →
SANDY UPDATE: NY/NJ terminals reopen – Lloyd’s Loading List.Read More →
Threats have faded of a strike closing ports on the US Eastern seaboard after it was announced today that the ILA and USMX have agreed to extend the existing labor contract for 90 days while they continue to negotiate a new, 10-year contract. As such, there is no longer a risk of a strike on […]Read More →
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