Where are West Coast ports at moment of truth for SOLAS?

The 19 ocean carrier members of the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association (“OCEMA”) have joined with six major East and Gulf coast ports, including the South Carolina Ports Authority, Georgia Ports Authority, North Carolina State Ports Authority, the Port of Houston Authority, The Port of Virginia and Virginia International Terminals, and the Massachusetts Port Authority,…

Simple ways to get a broken key out of the lock

Ship owners are eagerly investing in optimizing the way they work. But now the shipper has a role to play in helping an operator innovate by adjusting their own operations and aligning to be a desirable partner. You might be expecting a timely column on ocean trade with insight into the new weighing requirements and…

Simple ways to get a broken key out of the lock

#webdesign 200+ Free Vintage Resources to Replensish your Design Toolbox: Check out the massi… https://t.co/623mlyeHM4 #templatemonster — templatesmonster (@templatemonstar) February 12, 2016 In the short perspective, shippers benefit as operators scramble to be best in class and competitive in cost while meeting margin requirements. And it’s true that the shipper has the advantage when just…