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Port of Long Beach sees record container throughput for fiscal 2018

Port of Long Beach sees record container throughput for fiscal 2018

Officials say China-US tariff battle not a deterrent to increased imports and more records are expected to be set in the remaining three months of the year as international trade remains resilient.
Box line consolidation trend continues

Box line consolidation trend continues

Despite a smaller number of carriers operating in the market, the number of container services between countries has increased. But consolidation has also brought about its own concerns, particularly for port and terminal operators.
Overseas ports continue to drive Cosco Shipping Ports August volumes 12% higher

Overseas ports continue to drive Cosco Shipping Ports August volumes 12% higher

Cosco Shipping Ports (CSP) saw overall throughput rise 12% in August to 8.7m teu from 7.7m teu previously led by good gains in the northern ports, with the Bohai Rim region growing 22% to 1.8m teu.
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