Smart Shipping

FUTURE OF LOGISTICS

Smart Shipping

Robotic Process Automation
Little known, little understood. But it’s how you get control of cost, productivity and accuracy in shipping.
Emissions
Goals to cut CO2 emissions include a pathway agreement with Maersk to cut emissions by 15 percent per Agility container by 2020.
Reality Check
Cas Pouderoyen is Senior Vice President of Global Ocean Freight at Agility and one of the logistics industry’s leading experts on ocean shipping.
New Rules Coming?
Shippers struggling to cope with the July 1 container weight rule could face even tougher requirements if international authorities move to turn cargo loading-and-securing guidelines into global industry mandates.
Canals expand
e world’s two major shipping chokepoints have been widened, deepened and further developed to accommodate mega-ships and lure more traffic.
VGM: What Does it Mean?
Starting July 1, 2016, shippers around the world were required to verify the weight of containers prior to the boxes being loaded onto ships.
Ocean Freight in Troubled Waters
Companies moving goods by ocean are encountering rough seas amid an unprecedented wave of carrier consolidation and the introduction of massive new container vessels