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The UK is using shipping containers to create affordable housing  World Economic Forum

In the face of the affordable house shortage in the UK, one architect company is constructing homes out of shipping containers.


The UK's solution for affordable housing? Shipping containers.  Big Think

As rent prices steadily climb, many are looking for a way to reduce housing costs. For many, shipping containers are the answer. These recycled steel containers ...


53-Foot Domestic Containers From China Not on Tariff List  Transport Topics Online

The 53-foot containers that are vital to the movement of goods into the United States from China have been removed from the list of items subject to tariffs.


Mini Museum Popping Up In Shipping Container In Lawndale Community Garden  Block Club Chicago

NORTH LAWNDALE — Until a few years ago, the Spaulding Memorial Garden at 16th Street and Spaulding Avenue was just a big vacant lot. Now, a new ...


Reducing Reverse Logistics Costs with Reusable Transport Packaging  Multichannel Merchant

A growing trend in reusable transport packaging has created an opportunity to add value through reverse logistics of returnable and reusable assets.


Container Freight Transport Market Demands, Competitive Insights and Precise Outlook 2019-2025  ScoopJunction

The Global Container Freight Transport Market research provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry ...


Offshore Containers Market 2025 Growth Analysis by Key Players, TLS Offshore Container, Hoover Ferguson  OnYourDesks

A new professional intelligent report published by Stats and Reports with title “Global Offshore Containers Market Report 2025” has the ability to help the ...


Containers, cranes removed from US tariff list  JOC.com

The United States Trade Representative (USTR) has removed ship-to-shore cranes and shipping containers from a list of $300 billion in goods subject to tariffs ...


How U.S-China trade dispute steers ocean shipping stocks  FreightWaves

Any lingering doubts on the effect of trade-war rhetoric on U.S.-listed ocean shipping stocks should have been laid to rest in the first half of August. Trade politics ...


Port Report: NY-NJ port moves container via electric truck  FreightWaves

The Port of New York and New Jersey is touting efforts to clear the air around its marine terminals as the first zero-emission drayage truck goes into *service*.


ATA pleased tariffs on Chinese-made intermodal containers won’t go into effect  The Trucker

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations said Thursday the trucking industry is pleased that tariffs on Chinese-made, 53-foot domestic ...


Smart containers see rising prominence in cargo tracking, Drewry says  DC Velocity

Growing adoption could include 6.5 percent of global containers by 2023.


Global Refrigerated Sea Transport Containers Market 2019 CMA CGM, NYK Line, Hamburg süd Group  Market News Store

Market Research Store has rolled out its latest report on “Refrigerated Sea Transport Containers Market” that computes industry growth trend via former data and ...


Shipping Containers Market SWOT Analysis by Key Players –INGAMAS, CIMC, CXIC, Maersk Container  The Market Journal

Global Shipping Containers Market Research Report 2012-2024 is latest research study released by HTF MI evaluating the market, highlighting opportunities, ...


Port of Hamburg Reports Strong Growth  The Maritime Executive

The Port of Hamburg, Germany experience 4.1 percent growth in seaborne cargo handling in the first h...


Empty Vessels  BOSS Magazine

Solving the problem of empty shipping containers According to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), 24 percent of the ...


Smart Containers Transform Shipping  MarineLink

Smart devices have the potential to radically transform the utility and value of shipping container equipment assets.According to Drewry…


ATA Claims Victory in Rescinding Tariffs on Intermodal Containers  Heavy Duty Trucking

American Trucking Associations announced that the current 25% tariff on certain imported goods from China would no longer be applied to 53-foot domestic ...


What's in the box? Not necessarily what you think  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Thousands of containers moving around the globe are declared harmless when they actually hold dangerous cargoes. Felicity Landon looks at the implications.


Morocco now has the largest capacity for shipping containers in the Mediterranean  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Morocco unveiled a huge extension to its Tanger Med port in Tangier at the end of June, signalling its intention to overtake major European rivals. Last year,


Container ports: the fastest, the busiest, and the best connected  UNCTAD

Written by: Hassiba Benamara, Jan Hoffmann, Luisa Rodriguez and Frida Youssef, Trade Logistics Branch, UNCTAD. Known as the “humble heroes” of ...


Shipping Containers Market Growing Higher With The Rise In Technological Innovation In Industry  Indian Columnist

A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “Global and China Shipping Containers Market Research by Company, Type & Application ...


Transport firm left with 700 shipping containers of recycler SKM's waste  The Age

Tasman Logistics worked with recycler SKM for six years. Now, the transport firm has been left with 700 shipping containers filled with waste meant to be ...


Port of Savannah Sets Record in July for Rail Cargo  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] July was a record month for intermodal cargo at the Port of Savannah, achieving 10.5% growth ...


Infrastructure Investment Ongoing In Black Sea  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Investment in infrastructure continues, or is planned, throughout the Black Sea region, driven by a combination of demand but also political will. However, it.


Shipping Containers Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2023: Key Players (China Shipping Container Lines Co. Ltd. ,Jindo Co. Ltd. ,MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company)  Global Industry Source

AMA recently published a detailed study of over 180+ pages in its database on 'Shipping Containers' market covering interesting aspects of market with ...


Container Fire Aboard APL Boxship Brought Under Control  The Maritime Executive

A container fire broke out aboard the boxship APL Le Havreoff the coast of Gujarat last Friday eveni...


Arrested customs officer linked to second suspected drug transport  NL Times

A customs officer who was arrested in February for releasing a container with 1500 kilograms of cocaine inside, is also suspected of helping criminals import a ...


Port Report: RoadOne sees uptick, but no boom in peak season  FreightWaves

A quiet first-half at U.S. ports underscores the overall slowdown in the freight market. In the first six months of 2019, the four largest container ports on the West ...


Domestic Coastal Container Market 2019 Cometitive Analysis, Huge Growth and Forecasts to 2025  The Tribune Today

Global Info Reports recently published a detailed study of 'Domestic Coastal Container' market covering interesting aspects with supporting development ...


Fremantle shipping harbour expansion plan killed off as report backs new Kwinana port  ABC News

Difficulties with road and rail access and high capital costs effectively rule out the construction of an outer harbour at Fremantle, as a taskforce opts for a new port ...


1,279 fines imposed over garbage-sorting issues - SHINE News  Shine News

The city's urban management and law enforcement authorities had imposed 1,279 fines by August 15 after Shanghai's new household garbage-sorting ...


US domestic intermodal weakest since Great Recession  JOC.com

What a difference a year makes. Last year at this time, intermodal volume was up strongly, and the concern was the Fall peak and intermodal ability to meet the ...


Why large shipping lines should think about asset-sharing -  Splash 247

Container xChange's CEO Dr Johannes Schlingmeier writes exclusively for Splash today. In the past, companies have tried to optimise and unearth efficiency ...


Reviewing Euroseas (NASDAQ:ESEA) & Navios Maritime Containers (NASDAQ:NMCI)  Mayfield Recorder

Euroseas (NASDAQ:ESEA) and Navios Maritime Containers (NASDAQ:NMCI) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment?


New mid-year record for container volumes through the Port of Vancouver  PortNews IAA

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority today released the 2019 mid-year cargo statistics for goods and passengers moving through the Port of Vancouver.


UN lists seven initiatives to increase port connectivity  ShippingWatch UK

The best-connected ports usually book the lowest transport expenses and are the most competitive – but how can other ports become more well-connected?


The gangs at the Dartford Crossing hiding evil secrets in shipping containers  Essex Live

They are used as a place to torture rival criminals and to hide from police.


Global Shipping Containers Market Analysis, Study, Demand, Size, Share & Forecast 2019-2025: SINGAMAS, CIMC, CXIC Group, Shanghai Universal Logistics Equipment  TheGamingRadar

The “Shipping Containers Market” report offers a sorted out perspective by the simplified information connected to Shipping Containers market. The Shipping ...


UAE Presence Grows in the Maritime World  MarineLink

Over recent years the United Arab Emirates has emerged as an important maritime hub with grand ambitions. Mark Venables visited…


AIS Resources Ships 200 Tonnes High-Grade Manganese Ore in Ten Containers to China on the "TIAN CHANG HE" Container Vessel  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

A.I.S. Resources Limited announced that the Company's initial trial shipment has been increased to 200 tonnes of manganese ore and shipped to China on the ...


Namibian businesses ready to utilize Chinese-built port container terminal  The MediTelegraph

Beijing - Namibia's newly inaugurated container terminal is set to boost the country's trade prospects for both local and international clients once commissioned ...


TITAN Containers & SDC Trailers help to deliver to the 148th Open  Fleet Transport

Galway based container supply and transport company, TITAN helped to bring the Open to The Royal Portrush by delivering twenty-five Reefer containers that ...


A Mysterious Explosion Took Place in Russia. What Really Happened?  Foreign Policy

On Thursday, Aug. 8, Russian authorities issued a surprising announcement. Some sort of accident had occurred during a test of a missile engine near the city of ...


Latest Study Report of Corrugated Shipping Containers Market 2019: Focusing on Top Leading Players  Europlat

Corrugated shipping containers are made up of fibreboard, which is durable, sustainable, customizable and cost effective. Corrugated Shipping containers are ...


10 finalists named in search for top rookie military veteran driver  The Trucker

KIRKLAND, Wash. — The top 10 finalists have been named in the search for the top rookie veteran driver. Kenworth has teamed with the FASTPORT Trucking ...


Liquid Nitrogen Container Market 2022: A Latest Research Report To Share Market Insights And Dynamics  The Bay State Herald

The Liquid Nitrogen Container Market research report for the forecast period, 2019 to 2022 is an outcome of an extensive market study of the Liquid Nitrogen ...


CMA CGM transports Summer's "cool" products  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

CMA CGM transports 30 million liters of ice cream, 12 billion bananas, 900 million pineapples and 2.5 billion kiwifruits around the world each year - CMA CGM.


Will shipping containers become the bricks of the 21st Century?  The Fifth Estate

David Chandler kickstarts a national conversation about the role of basic building blocks in modern, integrated design that a more efficient Australian ...


Will IMO 2020 pull Asia containers from East to West Coast?  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The Panama Canal is designed as a shortcut. It's the most impressive shortcut ever built in the history of mankind. For shippers sending U.S. liquefied natural.


Container Leasing Market Outlook, Future scope and Growth Opportunities 2019 – Triton International, Florens, Textainer, Seaco  SocioHerald

This Global Container Leasing Market Research Report Forecast 2019-2025 is a valuable source of insightful data for business strategists. It provides the ...


Liners rally to impose fines on misdeclared cargoes -  Splash 247

Other container lines are taking action similar to Hapag-Lloyd's decision to impose fines on shippers who have failed to declare hazardous cargoes in their ...


Edited Transcript of HHFA.DE earnings conference call or presentation 14-Aug-19 1:00pm GMT  Yahoo Finance

Q2 2019 Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG Earnings Call. Hamburg Aug 16, 2019 (Thomson StreetEvents) -- Edited Transcript of Hamburger Hafen und ...


Spotlight on ... Conveyors and Sorters  DC Velocity

Here are some recent product announcements that have crossed our editors' desks.


A drive towards container homes in South Africa?  BusinessTech

As economic pressures increase, and affordability continues to limit access to property, millions of South African families are without a reliable place to call…


County fire engines, ambulance withheld over missing shipping container  Hivisasa

The Homa Bay County Assembly is probing the detention of three county rescue vehicles at the port of Mombasa.The two, an ambulance and two fire engines ...


Walvis Bay container terminal opens | The Mercury  Independent Online

Namport is also planning a new cruise terminal and a deeper-water port for bulk commodities.


Port of Hamburg – strong Growth in 2019 First Half  Sea News

Sea News is the free online news *service* providing in depth coverage of global maritime news, Container Shipping, Port Terminal, Port Authority, Global ...


Schneider Adds 4200 Intermodal Containers in 2018  Transport Topics Online

Schneider added more than 4200 intermodal containers in 2018 — a 24% increase from the year before — for a total of 22200, according to a company news ...


Hong Kong protests could threaten city’s status as an international shipping hub, analysts say  Yahoo Singapore News

Hong Kong's status as an international shipping hub could be under threat, should China fast-track plans for economic integration due to the ongoing ...


How Anheuser-Busch plans to sustainably ship cold beer around the US  www.businessgreen.com

Earlier this year, Ingrid De Ryck, vice president of procurement and sustainability for beer giant Anheuser-Busch, rode across a stage in Scottsdale, Arizona, ...


Automate The Freight: Shipping Containers Sorted By Robot Stevedores  Hackaday

Towering behemoths are prowling the docks of Auckland, New Zealand, in a neverending shuffle of shipping containers, stacking and unstacking them like so ...


FIATA publishes Best Practices on Container Shipping and the Quality of Containers  American Journal of Transportation

At its Annual Headquarters Session, held in Zurich, on March 28th, the FIATA Multimodal Transport Institute (MTI) released its Best Practices Guide on Container ...


Meet the Truck Driver Who Revolutionized Shipping Containers and Became a Billionaire | Alexander Hammond  Foundation for Economic Education

Our 17th Hero of Progress is Malcom McLean, an American truck driver and, later, a businessman who developed the modern intermodal shipping container.


Namibia's Walvis Bay port terminal to handle 750K containers per annum | Shipping  Logistics Update Africa

Hage Geingob has inaugurated a new $200 million port terminal at Walvis Bay, an extension that will double the country's port capacity from 350000 containers ...


Infographic: Visualizing Global Shipping Container Traffic  Visual Capitalist

Globalization owes a lot to the humble shipping container. See the massive scale of global container shipping, and which countries move the most units.


16 tons of cocaine worth $1 billion seized in shipping containers at Philadelphia port  Dayton Daily News

Federal authorities seized more then 16 tons of cocaine valued at more than a $1 billion in shipping...


Industry Groups Object to New Chassis Fees Taking Effect at Ports  Transport Topics Online

Transportation industry groups are criticizing a plan by some ocean carriers to begin seeking new administrative fees for cargo containers, known as “street turns ...


The Use of Shipping Containers in Live Fire Training  FireEngineering.com

The use of shipping containers for live fire training at fixed sites or as mobile units has become very popular in North America over the past decade. Much of the ...


Container technology: Interoperability key to widespread IoT adoption  JOC.com

LONG BEACH, California — Connected devices in container shipping need to be interoperable among the various providers of such solutions, but they also just ...


Soybean Transport Efficiencies: Containers Win the Export Race  Global Trade Magazine

With about two-thirds of Illinois soybeans destined for export, it's crucial to ensure an efficient transportation process.


Container Yard Services Market in Machinery,Industrial Machinery,Capital Goods sector To Grow At a CAGR of 3.37% During The Period 2019-2023  Market Reporter

Container Yard Services Market research report is a compilation of insight data on market size, market growth trends that will help research Institutes, ...


Containers lost at sea: shipping container pollution's environmental impact  Ship Technology

The issue of containers lost at sea is presenting a growing threat to marine life, though it is often underestimated by the industry.


United becomes first U.S. carrier to lease and transport SkyCell temperature-controlled containers  American Journal of Transportation

United Cargo today announced it will enhance its TempControl *service* by becoming the first U.S. carrier to lease and transport the innovative ...


Are shipping containers the future of affordable housing?  Open Access Government

Millions of people need homes. Millions of shipping containers are going unused. Could this be an answer to the global housing crisis?


London provides low-income housing in modular shipping containers  Quartz

Generally speaking, you don't want to end up at a place like Hope Gardens. The housing development, located at Meath Court in the west London borough of ...


Environmental concerns loom after MSC loses 270 containers at sea  Supply Chain Dive

UPDATE: Jan. 7, 2019: MSC said it was committed to the North Sea clean up and would fund the efforts "until the last container is found," according to a press ...


Amazon pushing hard into ocean shipping, making it easier for Chinese goods to get to you  USA TODAY

Amazon has ramped up its ocean shipping *service*, as of this week sending close to 4.7 million cartons of consumers goods from China to the U.S..


Timber Investments Acquires 51% Interest in Columbia Containers  Transport Topics Online

Timber Investments Ltd. said it has completed the purchase of a 51% interest in Columbia Containers Ltd. from Providence Grain Group, which will retain 49% ...


Phillips to Launch Telematics Systems for Trailers, Chassis, Containers  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Phillips Connect Technologies is rolling out an expanded line of telematics systems designed to track the status and condition of trailers and ...


9 shipping container homes you can buy right now  Albany Times Union

Price: $40,000-$100,000. Backcountry Containers builds custom homes out of a combination of stacked and adjoined 20 and 40-foot shipping containers.


Shipping-container micro housing proposed for City of the Dead in Cairo  Dezeen

Architects have proposed creating micro homes from shipping containers, called Sheltainers, for people living in Cairo's cemeteries.


The Best Containers for Storing and Transporting Meals, According to Experts  New York Magazine

We asked nutritionists and dietitians to recommend the best containers for storing and transporting meal-prep meals. Their picks include Pyrex glass containers, ...


The Philippines is shipping containers of garbage back to Canada  KVUE.com

SUBIC, Zambales — The Philippines, one of two Southeast Asian countries that protested being treated like dumpsites by wealthier nations, on Friday shipped ...


One Book Explains the Rise of Globalization: It’s All in the Box  Bloomberg

At the top of my most interesting reads this year was Marc Levinson's “The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy ...


Walmart is quietly taking charge of its rail operations — and it could slash transportation costs as the country's largest retailer seeks to boost e-commerce profits  Business Insider

Walmart is taking control of their supply chain through a pilot program in which the retailer uses name-brand freight containers designed in-house.


United Cargo partners with SkyCell  OutSourcing-Pharma.com

United Cargo includes SkyCell's temperature-controlled containers in its 'rapidly increasing' TempControl transport *service* for biopharmaceuticals. SkyCell ...


Stunning revival of the humble shipping container  CNN

The shipping container revolutionized international trade 60 years ago. Now, it's getting a second life through architecture.


Report: 600K containers will have trackers by 2025  Supply Chain Dive

Maritime consulting firm SeaIntelligence predicts real-time container tracking will be standard in 600,000 containers worldwide by 2025. "If this adds the value ...


Efforts Underway to Move More Containers on the Mississippi River  Industrial Distribution

With dramatic growth projected in the global container market over the next decade, public and private sector leaders are working together to move even larger ...


Shipping costs from China to the US have more than doubled as trade war sparks a 'bonanza'  CNBC

The price of container shipping from China to the US has risen dramatically in the last year due to uncertainty about the two economic giants' ongoing trade ...


Meet the $1.5m Xprize winner that makes artificial clouds in shipping containers  Digital Trends

Could the solution to a lack of clean drinking water in parts of the world be an artificial cloud inside a shipping container? It might sound crazy, but it's the ...


The new DSV will transport three million containers a year  ShippingWatch UK

"We will move three million containers a year, and we look forward to that," says DSV CEO Jens Bjørn Andersen in an interview with ShippingWatch, after the ...


Abandoned containers – who pays? Forwarders, it could be you  theloadstar.com

Forwarders are being warned to consider themselves the 'principal' when it comes to container transport, amid mounting anger at unexpected storage and quay ...


Flashback Friday: the legacy of Malcolm McLean  FreightWaves

Malcolm McLean revolutionized transportation with intermodal containers. Read the history behind Sea-Land and McLean's innovations that transformed ...


Uber for empty containers could solve repositioning challenges  Supply Chain Dive

Technology startups are focusing on reducing the empty container problem, a challenge that costs the container shipping industry about $20 billion per year.


US intermodal: Private containers outperforming rail-owned units  JOC.com

Should shipment volumes of privately owned domestic containers continue to outpace those of rail-owned units, it will have major implications for the future of ...


Offshore Containers to Witness Growth Acceleration During 2019-2025  The Market Plan

Offshore Containers Market Scope of the Report: The worldwide market for Offshore Containers is expected to grow at a CAGR of roughly xx% over the next five ...


Climate control modifications for shipping containers  Equipment World Magazine

Editor's Note: This is Part 2 of our look at repurposing shipping containers for use as storage units and jobsite offices. To read Part 1, click here. by Preston ...


Shipping Containers Market Size By 2017 – 2023  Innovative Reports

Big Market Research adds global Shipping Containers Market report that gives meticulous investigation of current scenario of the market size, share, demand, ...


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