Tom Peters

Tom Peters

Container Ports: Land Grab

Published Nov 18, 2022 1:04 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The busy container port of Long Beach, which handles over eight million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) annually, is reaping t...

Winds of Prosperity

Published Oct 2, 2022 12:25 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The winds of prosperity in marine cargo may be shifting even further toward the breakbulk, heavylift and project cargo sectors as...

Forward Thinking

Published Aug 5, 2022 6:21 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The marine cargo industry continues to be rocked by the global pandemic, supply chain issues, fluctuating rates, fuel costs, port...

Ports Bulk Up Their Ro-Ro Facilities in Anticipation of Better Days

Published Jul 18, 2022 11:45 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The marine cargo industry continues to be rocked by the global pandemic, supply chain issues, fluctuating rates, fuel costs, port...

Steady Growth

Published Jun 6, 2022 3:13 AM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

As if the global pandemic and climate change weren’t enough, now an unwanted war between Russia and Ukraine has captured ser...

Boom Times

Published Dec 6, 2021 12:19 AM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

“It never rains but it pours.” Does that age-old expression shed some light on the present state of the container indu...

Export Row

Published May 24, 2021 10:05 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

Old Man Winter added insult to injury when a blast of icy weather hit Texas and the Gulf Coast in February resulting in the shutdo...

Same Storm, Different Ports

Published Apr 11, 2021 3:18 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

British author Damian Barr summed up the world in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic quite succinctly. “We are in the same s...

Bright Spot

Published Jan 25, 2021 10:09 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Shipping

The deadly and persistent worldwide pandemic has become entrenched as a major factor in analysts’ forecasts regarding growth...

Port of Halifax Suspends Port Days Conference

Published Apr 16, 2020 8:05 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The Port of Halifax on Canada’s East Coast, has suspended its Port Days conference, held annually in September, due to the c...

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