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CBP Recovers Over 1,300 Stolen Cars Being Smuggled Overseas from U.S. Ports

Published Jul 12, 2024 6:22 PM by The Maritime Executive

  U.S. Customs and Border Protection is reporting a strong increase in the recovery of stolen vehicles being smuggled out...


India Opens Vizhinjam Transshipment Port with Arrival of Maersk Ship

Published Jul 12, 2024 4:36 PM by The Maritime Executive

  India’s first new deep-water port designed to facilitate the transshipment of containers celebrated its opening to...


Singapore Cuts Delays to Under Two Days but Warns of Continuing Volatility

Published Jul 11, 2024 8:23 PM by The Maritime Executive

  After numerous reports of mounting backlogs to unprecedented levels at Singapore’s container terminals, PSA which...


Chinese Line Launches New Arctic Container Service to Arkhangelsk

Published Jul 11, 2024 5:14 PM by The Maritime Executive

China NewNew Shipping, the operator of the "Ice Silk Road" Arctic route from Shanghai to St. Petersburg, has launched...


Mexican Navy Starts Cracking Down on Imports of Meth Ingredients

Published Jul 10, 2024 9:54 PM by The Maritime Executive

Mexico's navy - which controls and provides security for the nation's big seaports - says that it is seeing an uptick in t...


German Seaports Brought to Standstill by Strikes Ahead of Wage Negotiations

Published Jul 9, 2024 8:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Germany’s power labor union Ver.di called another round of “warning strikes” at the major container po...


Singapore Backlog Spills Over to Malaysia Threatening More Price Increases

Published Jul 9, 2024 5:19 PM by The Maritime Executive

Asian ports both in China and Singapore have been struggling for some time with backlogs brought about by containerships diverti...


Port of NY/NJ Was the Busiest US Container Port in May and Second for 2024

Published Jul 9, 2024 2:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The Port of New York and New Jersey is highlighting that it again became the busiest container port in the U.S. during M...


Hurricane Beryl Shuts Down Texas Energy Ports

Published Jul 8, 2024 5:50 PM by The Maritime Executive

Hurricane Beryl made its third landfall near Matagorda, Texas on Monday morning, delivering high winds and torrential rain to...


Canadian Labor Board Rules ILWU Strike Notice Invalid

Published Jul 8, 2024 4:25 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Responding to a request from the B.C. Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA), the Canada Industrial Labor Relations Boar...

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