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Sep 27, 2022
Florida’s west coast prepares for Hurricane Ian’s landfall

Hurricane Ian has strengthened to a Category 3 storm and is projected to make landfall on Florida’s west coast late…

Sep 27, 2022
Carriers implement action plans to minimize Felixstowe strike impacts

In an effort to minimize supply chain disruptions, ocean carriers are advancing and delaying schedules into the UK port. Improved…

Sep 27, 2022
Port of Felixstowe workers to begin a second eight-day strike

Around 1,900 union workers at the Port of Felixstowe are going back on strike, from September 27 to October 5…

Sep 27, 2022
Container lines to blank sailings following China’s Golden Week

Despite being the traditional peak season, carriers plan to cut container capacity in the weeks following China’s Golden Week, October…

Sep 20, 2022
Section 301 tariffs on China remain in effect

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced that Section 301 tariffs on China products will remain in…

Sep 20, 2022
U.S. Congress filed a petition requesting Section 301 investigations on Mexican agricultural products

The U.S. Congress filed a petition requesting the USTR to conduct a Section 301 investigation into “the flood of imported…

Sep 19, 2022
The US and Asian IPEF partner countries announce negotiation objectives

The US and the 13 Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF) partner countries have reached a consensus on ministerial statements…

Sep 19, 2022
The Port of NY and NJ delayed container dwell fee

The proposed container dwell fee at the Port of NY ad NJ that was set to start on September 1,…

Sep 16, 2022
Port of Felixstowe dock workers announce new strike to overlap with Liverpool

Felixstowe dock workers have confirmed another strike is set to run from 27 September to 5 October, after 82% of…

Sep 16, 2022
Ocean shipping spot rates continue to fall

Major freight rate indices continue to trend downward, particularly on Trans-Pacific routes, driven by softening demand and improved congestion and…

Sep 16, 2022
Canada expands its Express Entry immigration program to address trucker shortages

As Canada’s trucking industry is short 26,000 truck drivers, the Canadian government has opened up the Express Entry program that…