Cargo

TSA To Reveal Security Plan For Air Cargo Industry

By Eric Kulisch, of American Shipper, Companies that purchase and provide transport on all-cargo aircraft will be closely watching whether the Transportation Security Administration on Wednesday offers an alternative security arrangement many believe is designed to help one company — Amazon — avoid screening every outbound shipment for explosives. How to comply with pending international…

Iran Hails 'Victory' While Tankers & Cargo Ships Continue Arriving At Venezuelan Port

At a moment Washington D.C. is locked into a very different drama, Iranian state media is hailing ‘victory’ after late last week an Iranian cargo ship successfully made it to Venezuelan port and thus past the US blockade on the country.  The Iranian-flagged general cargo ship Golsan had left Iran in November at has arrived…

World’s 4th Largest Container Shipping Line Suspends Cargo Bound For South China Ports In Early 2021

Amid widespread reports of infroastructure bottlenecks and traffic jams at various trans-Pacific ports (in addition to the Panama Canal) amid a surge in global trade, CMA-CGM, the world’s fourth-largest container shipping line, has told customers it will not take bookings for cargo due to arrive at ports in southern China over several weeks in early…