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Great Lakes-Seaway cargo rose by 7 percent in 2021 (2022-06-21)

Ships carried an estimated 149 million metric tons of cargo - an increase of 7% over pandemic-stricken 2020 ...

IATA urges ICAO Assembly to adopt long term goal to decarbonize aviation (2022-06-21)

Recent IATA survey shows that improving the environmental impact of airlines is seen as a priority for passengers ...

Canadian wholesale sales fell 0.5% in April (2022-06-20)

The largest declines were posted in the miscellaneous goods and the building materials and supplies subsectors ...

South Carolina Ports achieved another record month for containers (2022-06-20)

Fifteenth consecutive month of cargo records at the Port of Charleston driven by sustained retail imports ...

CN receives strike notice from union representing signals and communications employees (2022-06-17)

CN is ready to implement an operational contingency plan to ensure normal operations ...

Georgia Ports Authority sets all-time trade record in May (2022-06-17)

GPA's May volumes grew by 8.5 percent, or 40,770 TEUs, compared to the same month last year ...

Port of Vancouver will launch Rolling Truck Age Program in September (2022-06-16)

Program caps the age of container trucks serving the Port, aims to benefit the region's air quality ...

Port of Los Angeles had third best cargo month on record in May (2022-06-16)

Five months in to 2022, the Port has processed more than 4.5 million TEUs ...

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales rose 1.7% in April (2022-06-15)

Increase was mainly due to higher sales in the petroleum and coal product, motor vehicle, primary metal and aerospace products ...

U.S. awards over $463 million in grants for commercial motor vehicle safety improvements (2022-06-15)

Grants come after a significant rise in fatalities (13 percent in preliminary 2021 data) involving large trucks ...

May was the second-busiest month on record for the Port of Long Beach (2022-06-14)

More cargo influx is anticipated as pandemic-induced shutdowns are lifted in China ...

Port of Qubec maintains top Green Marine program certification for a fourth year (2022-06-14)

Qubec is the only port to have maintained the highest level for all indicators over such a long period of time ...

American retailers' imports were down 3.6 percent in April (2022-06-13)

U.S. ports covered by Global Port Tracker handled 2.025 million Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units in April ...

U.S. international trade deficit drops $20.6 billion to $87.1 billion in April (2022-06-10)

Exports were $252.6 billion, $8.5 billion more than March and imports were $339.7 billion, up $12.1 billion ...

Canadian railroad freight traffic down 6.1 percent in week ending June 4 (2022-06-10)

For the first 22 weeks of 2022, Canadian railroads cumulative rail traffic volume is down 6.1 percent ...

American freight transportation index fell 0.4 percent in April (2022-06-09)

BTS notes decreases in trucking and rail carloads, while rail intermodal, air freight, water and pipeline grew ...

Port of Virginia moves forward on net-zero carbon goal (2022-06-09)

The Port will be fulfilling all of its operational electricity needs from clean-energy resources by 2024 ...

Global plastic waste set to almost triple by 2060, says OECD (2022-06-08)

Report estimates that almost two-thirds of plastic waste in 2060 will be from short-lived items ...

Port Houston starts billion dollar ship channel expansion project (2022-06-08)

The work of widening and deepening the Houston Ship Channel is on schedule for completion in 2025 ...

War in Ukraine dampens container traffic in Europe (2022-06-07)

Container traffic in the major Baltic Sea ports dropped sharply according to ISL figures ...

Port of Baltimore gets $15.6M to improve intermodal rail yards. (2022-06-07)

The project will reconstruct and update the Seagirt Marine Terminal's intermodal rail yard infrastructure ...

European Union updates list of banned or restricted airlines (2022-06-06)

118 airlines do not meet international safety standards and are banned from EU skies ...

Transport Canada announces investments to make railways safer (2022-06-06)

$24 million for 147 projects across Canada under the Rail Safety Improvement Program ...

Port of Vancouver announces completion of Burnaby rail corridor (2022-06-03)

Improvements have reduced the amount of time by half that trains wait in Burnaby for the tunnel to vent ...

North American transborder freight up 23.8% in March 2022 from March 2021 (2022-06-03)

Freight between the U.S. and Canada totaled $72.9B and freight between the U.S. and Mexico totaled $69.0B ...

Port of Vancouver expands measures to support recovery of southern resident killer whales (2022-06-02)

ECHO Program launches its sixth season of large-scale underwater noise reduction initiative ...

Canada's gross domestic product rose 0.7% in March (2022-06-01)

Both services-producing and goods-producing industries were up, as 14 of 20 industrial sectors expanded in March ...

Ocean Network Express orders ten very large container ships (2022-06-01)

ONE's new ships have a nominal capacity of more than 13,700TEU and are to be delivered in 2025 ...

Asia Pacific Airlines cargo volumes fall while passenger demand recovers (2022-05-31)

International air cargo demand fell for the second consecutive month in April, by 8.5% year-on-year ...

U.S. Great Lakes shipping reports mixed results in start of spring shipping season (2022-05-31)

Grain exports from U.S. ports were in strong demand along with shipments of salt, steel and containers ...

Transport Canada concluded transportation of dangerous goods pilot project (2022-05-30)

Federal Department did electronic shipping document study for dangerous goods shipments ...

Port Houston saw its busiest April on record (2022-05-30)

The port moved a total of 334,493 TEUs, a 21% increase over container volumes the same month in 2021 ...

Flights in and out of Canadian airports at 74.2% of pre-pandemic level in March (2022-05-27)

Statistics Canada reports 288,568 aircraft movements at major airports in March ...

Ports of Seattle and Tacoma' April volumes decreased 12.2 percent (2022-05-27)

The Northwest Seaport Alliance says year-to-date volumes declined 2.7% to 1,167,869 TEUs ...

Canadian ground transportation cost still increasing in all segments (2022-05-26)

Canadian General Freight Index shows total cost of ground transportation increased by 3.29% in March ...

American truck tonnage index slid back 2% in April after rising 1.8% in March (2022-05-26)

Compared with April 2021, the index increased 1.8%, the eighth straight year-over-year gain ...

Panama Canal consults industry on simplified tolls structure proposal (2022-05-25)

A very important step in every tolls modification process at the Panama Canal ...

Jaxport ready for larger container ships with end of deepening project (2022-05-25)

The project deepened 11 miles of shipping channel to a depth of 47 feet from its previous depth of 40 feet ...

Port of Savannah moves nearly 500K TEUs in record April (2022-05-24)

For the fiscal year to date, Georgia Ports Authority has handled 4.75 million TEUs, an improvement of 8 percent ...

U.S. adds $234.3 million funding to bolster country's port infrastructure (2022-05-24)

For projects that improve the safety, efficiency, and reliability of the movement of goods ...

Port of Los Angeles handled 887,357 TEUs in April (2022-05-20)

Four months into 2022 the Port has processed more than 3.5 million TEUs, 1% ahead of last year's record pace ...

U.S. Customs processed over 2.9 million entry summaries in April (2022-05-20)

CBP also seized nearly 12,332 shipments that contained counterfeit goods ...

Valenciaport container exports fell by 12.72% while import increased by 6.96% (2022-05-19)

Port moved more than 27 million tonnes and 1,702,236 TEUs in the first four months of the year ...

Canadian wholesale sales rose 0.3% in March (2022-05-19)

Largest increases were in the building material and supplies and the motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts subsectors ...

Transport Canada announces updated rules to strengthen rail safety (2022-05-18)

Revisions to operating and safety rules reduce the risk of uncontrolled movements on trains ...

Port of Long Beach has record-setting month of April (2022-05-18)

Dockworkers and terminal operators moved 820,718 twenty-foot equivalent units of container cargo last month ...

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales rose 2.5% in March (2022-05-17)

Sales rose in 16 of 21 industries, led by the petroleum and coal, primary metal, paper and chemical product industries ...

Port of Virginia's cargo volume up 13 percent in April (2022-05-17)

Second-most productive month in the port's history for handling export and import containers ...

American freight transportation index rose 0.7% in March (2022-05-16)

The rise was due to increases in water, trucking, rail carloads, and rail intermodal ...

South Carolina Ports had its highest April ever for containers handled (2022-05-13)

SC Ports handled 264,099 TEUs in April, up 17% from last year ...

Lack of sufficient icebreaking on Great Lakes is costly for industry (2022-05-13)

Great Lakes shipping industry lost the equivalent of a month this winter due to delays in ice covered waters ...

Canadian railroad freight traffic remained stable in first week of May (2022-05-12)

For the week ending May 7, carloads were down 0.1 percent and intermodal units up 1.3 percent ...

American retailers' imports up 10.8 percent year-over-year in March (2022-05-12)

U.S. ports covered by Global Port Tracker handled 2.34 million Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units in March ...

Canadian ground transportation cost continues to increase in all segments (2022-05-11)

Canadian General Freight Index shows total cost of ground transportation increased by 4.12% in February ...

Panama Canal removes draft restrictions in Neopanamax locks (2022-05-11)

The Panama Canal Authority to suspend draft restrictions for the Neopanamax locks ...

Port of Long Beach boosts rail capacity with new project (2022-05-10)

Train access, cargo movement improves with completed double track ...

U.S. Maritime Commission sets new monitoring requirements for alliance carriers (2022-05-10)

Newly mandated information will provide the Commission with insight into pricing of trade lanes ...

American rail freight traffic down 5.8 percent in April (2022-05-09)

Carloads were down 3.4 percent from April 2021 and containers and intermodal were down 7.7 percent ...

Three bidders qualify for Port of Montreal Contrecoeur expansion (2022-05-09)

A new phase is now underway to complete the major expansion project in Contrecoeur ...

U.S. international trade deficit increased to $109.8 billion in March (2022-05-06)

Exports were $241.7 billion, $12.9 billion more than February and imports were $351.5 billion, up $32.9 billion ...

Port Saint John commits to decarbonization (2022-05-06)

The Port has purchased enough renewable energy certificates to cover 100% of corporate energy use ...

U.S. Customs seized over 27,000 shipments containing counterfeit goods in 2021 (2022-05-05)

Wearing apparel and accessories topped the list for number of seizures at 30% of all IPR seizures ...

Panama Canal suspends draft reduction in Neopanamax locks (2022-05-05)

Recent precipitation has allowed the Panama Canal Authority to suspend indefinitely the announced draft reduction ...

Port of Halifax working to reduce emissions (2022-05-04)

The Halifax Port Authority is offering incentives to container and RoRo vessels to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ...

Port of Vancouver's advisory panel submits report on vessel traffic management (2022-05-04)

Recommendations for a new vessel traffic management system to help meet Canada's growing trade ...

Flights in and out of Canadian airports at 81.7% of pre-pandemic level in February (2022-05-03)

Statistics Canada reports 288,568 aircraft movements at major airports in February ...

Hapag-Lloyd will equip all containers with real-time tracking devices (2022-05-03)

Company will install newly developed devices to all standard containers of its three million TEU fleet ...

Government of Canada issues 2022 measures to protect BC killer whales (2022-05-02)

Transport Canada works will continue to strengthen enforcement of these measures ...

Canada's gross domestic product rose 1.1% in February (2022-05-02)

Statistics Canada reports the largest GDP monthly growth rate since March 2021 ...