A lockout of longshore workers at Canadas biggest port, the Port of Vancouver, ended in a deal on Thursday after a few hours, averting a potentially massive shipping disruption, the workers union and employers association said. Despite its short duration, the lockout led to lineups of trucks outside terminals and vessels being rerouted to other West Coast ports.
Change within freight forwarding is moving at a crawl, with little incorporation of new technologies over the past decade, despite significant developments in the field. This is the key finding of Transport Intelligences Global Freight Forwarding 2019 report, which lays waste to any idea of a fast-evolving sector.
Shippers are bracing for delays at the Brazilian port of Santos as workers for the port authority prepare to strike starting 7 a.m. local time Wednesday. A meeting planned for Tuesday night is expected to determine the length of the imminent strike by 1,100 workers of the Companhia Docas do Estado de São Paulo (Codesp).
Moving a refrigerator to another home is anything but easy. In fact, most people decide to simply not take their fridges with them when they move. After the move, they either use the cooling kitchen appliance that’s already there in the new home or t..
As the weather gets warmer
and the summer season gets closer, you might be one of the many people in the
United States that are planning a relocation. Summer is the most popular time
of the year for moving and is also considered peak season for Bay Area movers and
moving companies all around the cou…