Season’s greetings to everyone


|| December 23rd, 2011 || Shipping and Freight || , , || Estimated reading time: 1 minute ||

Life is a cycle, and there will be endings and new beginnings.. As 2011 draws to a close and 2012 looms closer, i take the opportunity to wish all the readers/visitors of this blog a very happy festive season and wish everyone all the best for the forthcoming year..  This is my 200th post since 2008…

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Weighing of all export containers


I read an interesting article from Mike Poverello’s blog about weighing of all export containers before they are shipped.. The article got me thinking and i checked with quite a few of my contacts and port and on the internet, but i could not find any information relating to ship/shore gantry’s or rtg’s or straddle…

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Who is a multi-modal transport operator & how do they differ from freight forwarder ?


It is always nice to get some feedback and inputs from the readers of the blog.. Here is one question that has come up : Who is a multi-modal transport operator and how do they differ from a freight forwarder..?? Before we go to the question, lets discuss what is a Multi-Modal transport.. As the…

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