Latest News for: Freight ship


To promote competition, deregulate

B & FT Online 29 Jul 2021
Freight carried by ship causes greenhouse-gas emissions that are 70% lower per ton-mile than freight carried by rail, and over 80% lower than freight carried by trucks. By allowing for much more freight to be shipped by water (at significantly reduced cost), repealing the Jones ...

Diebold Nixdorf says revenue to remain strong, but rising costs push earnings lower

Inde Online 29 Jul 2021
New ATM line now shipping from Diebold Nixdorf factory in Hoover District ... The company has seen freight costs increase, especially when it comes to shipping DN Series automatic teller machines from Europe to customers in North America ... But as sales grow, costs for shipping and materials are cutting into profits.

Price inflation is about to hit toys — just in time for the holidays

New York Post 29 Jul 2021
... challenges” that include higher production and shipping costs that will result in higher prices in the second half of the year ... But many toys are stuck overseas at factory warehouses, as The Post reported, because of a shipping container shortage and soaring freight costs.

Vietnam-U.S. sea shipping rates soar to record highs

The Saigon Times 29 Jul 2021
... by a shipping line ... Instead of the seller paying the shipping, freight, and insurance costs until the cargo arrives at the buyer's destination port, local firms will sign Free On Board shipping contracts in which the buyer is responsible for costs once the goods are shipped.

Toys will get costlier as Covid disrupts shipping

The Times/The Sunday Times 29 Jul 2021
There are also major issues with the cost of freight from Asia due to the pandemic. “One year ago shipping toys from the Far East cost $2,000, but ...

Toy Makers Scramble as Shipping Snarls Threaten to Spoil Christmas

Wall Street Journal 29 Jul 2021
Ocean freight bottlenecks have led to long delays for shipping from China, where a majority of toys sold in the U.S ... Hasbro, which outsources nearly all its production, says the company is using various ports and shipping lanes and sourcing more of its toys from various countries to avoid delays during the second half of the year ... .

ParcelShield Launches Planner

The Marshall News Messenger 29 Jul 2021
"ParcelShield Planner allows specialty pharmacies to leverage our proprietary artificial intelligence and predictive models to make informed decisions about when and how to ship critical temp-sensitive medication, and deliver patients the best service possible,” said CEO Guillermo Sollberger.

Wolverine Worldwide Delivers Record Second-Quarter Revenue and Raises Full-Year Outlook

Cadillac News 29 Jul 2021
Q2 2021 adjustments reflect $11.0 million of air freight charges related to production and shipping delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic ... Q2 2021 adjustments reflect air freight charges related to production and shipping delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and environmental and other related costs net of recoveries.

ETSB approves reimbursement for local 911 centers

The Telegraph - Alton 29 Jul 2021
WOOD RIVER — The payment of $755,820 to local 911 dispatch centers was approved by the Emergency Telephone System Board Wednesday ... However, both those committees had already approved the expenditure ... Newsletter signup. Newsletters, Alerts, and more. More news ... 10 ... St ... The original cost did not include shipping and freight costs of $431.81 ... .

Quadrilateral working group on joint use of Chabahar port likely to meet later this year

Yahoo Daily News 29 Jul 2021
Read full article. ANI. 29 July 2021, 7.10 pm·2-min read. Representative Image. New Delhi [India], July 29 (ANI) ... "The meeting is likely to take place in the later half of this year," he added ... INSTC is a 7200-kilometer ship, rail, and road route for moving freight between India, Russia, Iran, Europe and Central Asia ... (ANI). TRENDING. News18.

COVID goes on; shift in sectors comes along

China Daily 28 Jul 2021
This saves on shipping costs and helps machinery exporters cope with difficulties caused by limited availability of larger containers ... Despite shipping the same cargo volume, this reorganization of shipping logistics saves the firm some 25 percent in ocean freight costs.

Grindrod Shipping acquires remaining stake in IVS Bulk joint venture

Independent online (SA) 28 Jul 2021
GRINDROD Shipping Holdings, the maritime transport group that operates mainly in dry ... Grindrod chief executive Martyn Wade said the acquisition was a “critical step in the growth and development of Grindrod Shipping at a time of very strong freight rates in the drybulk industry”.

More steps to boost foreign trade 28 Jul 2021
19, 2020 shows a cargo ship leaving a berth of the Qinzhou Port in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region ... In the first half of the year, 7,377 China-Europe freight trains were operated and 707,000 standard packing boxes of goods were shipped, up 43 percent and 52 percent year-on-year, respectively.

New virus outbreaks adding kinks to already tortuous supply chain

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 28 Jul 2021
railroads last week restricted shipments from West Coast seaports to Chicago, where a surge of shipping containers has clogged rail yards ... The president earlier this month signed an executive order designed to increase competition and lower prices in the shipping and freight rail markets, but any effects will be felt only in the long run.