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US container imports to grow significantly in 2017 -
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Unusually high growth in import volumes of US major retail container ports in January 2017, up 12.5% as compared with the previous year.
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:31 UTC
FESCO connects Belarus and Vladivostok with rail shuttle -
The official ceremony dedicated to the arrival of the 25th regular container train FESCO Minsk Shuttle took place in Minsk, Belarus on 7 March 2017. The weekly rail service from Vladivostok port in the Russian Far East to Kolyadichi station in the Republic of Belarus was launched in September 2016.
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:30 UTC
Kalmar to provide more straddle carriers to HHLA -
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed an order with Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), the leading European port and transport logistics group, for 11 diesel-electric straddle carriers, reports Cargotec in its press release. This order comes closely after the one of 2016 for nine machines,
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:28 UTC
Innovative container for bulk cargo -
Russian port of Bronka has started testing an innovative container for bulk cargoes, writes PortNews. The container is developed by Russian company UNA and promoted by KOTTA Container, both firms are based in St. Petersburg. The framework of the container is made of steel, passed preliminary
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:28 UTC
Spanish port reform rejected, strike called off. What next? -
Spanish dockers unions have called off the remaining days of the strike, after the Congress rejected the new law on dock labour system reform yesterday.
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:27 UTC
How to Choose the Best Social Media Marketing Tool for Your Business...
When it comes to picking a tool for your business, it's a tall task to know exactly what's right for you.
By intuz on 2017-03-17 06:15 UTC
IBM, Alibaba, Google Shine In Morgan Stanley Cloud Outlook...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/google and Microsoft have the most to gain if cloud computing evolves into an electricity-like service.
By intuz on 2017-03-17 06:13 UTC
APM Terminals invests in Gothenburg and conflicts with dockers...
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Container terminal of Gothenburg APM Terminals reports that its Gothenburg office has signed an addendum to the original concession agreement with the Port of Gothenburg to invest an additional SEK 250 mln (EUR 25 mln or USD 27.8 mln) through 2024 in the largest container port in Scandinavia. The
By PortToday on 2017-03-13 21:04 UTC
THE Alliance brings all its UK calls to DP World...
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Yang Ming at London Gateway. Source: DP World London Gateway The container shipping consortium THE Alliance (Hapag Lloyd, K-Line, MOL, NYK Line and Yang Ming) has announced that all of its mainline UK calls on Asia-Europe and Transatlantic services will be handled by DP Worlds terminals at London
By PortToday on 2017-03-11 13:40 UTC
Royal Caribbean to build new cruise terminal in Miami...
Increasingly, cruise lines are taking terminal development at their ports of call into their own hands. Thus, in October 2015, Carnival Cruise Line completed the USD 85 mln development of the Amber Cove cruise port in the Dominican Republic. Norwegian Cruise Line invested USD 100 mln into port
By PortToday on 2017-03-11 13:38 UTC
3 Companies Are Beating Amazon in the War for Retail Customers (NASDAQ: AMZN)...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/retail
Incredibly, three old-school retailers are staying neck and neck with Amazon in taking retail customers away from the mall stores.
By ceres on 2017-03-10 16:03 UTC
Here's how much you have to earn to be in the 1% in the wealthiest US cities...
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An annual income of $672,795 would put you at the top in New York City.
By ceres on 2017-03-10 16:02 UTC
With 140 stores already on the chopping block, even more closures could be ahead for JC Penney...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/retail
The 100-plus stores that J.C. Penney plans to close this year may not be its last.
By ceres on 2017-03-10 16:02 UTC
Bitcoin May Go Boom: A Guide to This Weeks Big SEC Decision...
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A bitcoin ETF is sooner or later inevitable.
By lovenpeace on 2017-03-09 21:16 UTC
Liverpool set to receive gantry crane from China...

Changyuan, Henan Prov. – March 10, 2017 – DGCRANE, the trusted professional overhead crane manufacturer in China, is set to deliver 2 sets of gantry crane to Liverpool this end of March.

Two sets of 30-ton double girder
By Shena on 2017-03-09 16:33 UTC, Edited: 2017-03-11 14:51 UTC
What the Hell is Going On? Part Two...
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Even the BLS can’t hide the inflation ravaging middle class families and senior citizens on fixed incomes. And those fixed incomes are fixed at zero, as they get .20% on their savings and no increases in their Social Security payments. CPI is now 2.5% higher than one year ago, above the magic
By ceres on 2017-03-08 23:12 UTC
What the Hell is Going On?...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/politics/
Anyone with an ounce of common sense knows the majority of Americans have fallen further behind since 2009, with only the establishment and those leaching off the establishment profiting from the suffering of senior citizens and the former middle class. When real personal spending plummets at the
By ceres on 2017-03-08 23:02 UTC, Edited: 2017-03-08 23:08 UTC
Spanish ports’ strike on pause...
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Spains dockworkers unions called off the first two days of the 9-days strike scheduled for March, 6 and 8 and expect to continue negotiations with the government on the dock labour system reform. However, the actionon March, 10 as well as those every Monday, Wednesday and Friday during the
By PortToday on 2017-03-08 21:35 UTC
Mentor Capital Discusses Opioids vs Cannabis at Congressman Rohrabacher Reception...
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SAN DIEGO, CA – (Uptick Newswire – March 7, 2017) – Mentor Capital, Inc. (OTCQB: MNTR) met with Congressman Dana Rohrabacher of Newport Beach at his reception by the Cannabis Host Committee in San Diego, March 6th, 2017. Mentor CEO, Chet Billingsley, nicknamed “The Doc” by the Congressman, outlined
By upticknewswire on 2017-03-07 20:31 UTC
Maersk and IBM introduce blockchain in shipping...
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Yesterday Maersk and IBM unveiled a new mutual project to develop a new solution based on blockchain technology to manage transactions between shipping lines, shippers, freight forwarders, ports and customs. The product is said to be available already later this year. Applying innovative blockchain
By PortToday on 2017-03-06 21:59 UTC
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