The Loadstar

TransContainer profits soar as rumours grow of an MSC investment

Russian intermodal operator TransContainer today posted year-to-date profits that were up almost 100% on 2016.
The news came amid rumours of an MSC investment in the Russian Railways-controlled unit, which is also partially listed on the London Stock Exchange’s Alternative …


FMC schedules hearings on fair port practices

Global Trade Magazine reports that the US Federal Maritime Commission will begin hearing evidence from shippers on how they have been price-gouged by ports and terminals in the US over the recent years, particularly in relation to demurrage, detention and …


Delta Cargo expands DASH Critical & Medical shipment locations

ATLANTA, November 28, 2017: Following the successful introduction of Delta Cargo’s DASH Critical & Medical earlier this year, the service is now available from 15 U.S. locations with the product launching from Boston today.  Further expansion is planned next year.…