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Weekly Weather Forecast for Shipping

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Global Weather Synopsis for the Week of 11/24/2013: Winter Arrives in North America By Blake Cotcamp Meteorology Intern Summary: In this Weekly Weather Forecast for Shipping, many parts of the globe… Read more »

Peak Season Delays Beginning to Develop in Europe & Asia

In today’s post, we take a brief look at a perennial problem in the ocean freight shipping industry: peak season delays. Per a recent report by Drewry Maritime Research, an… Read more »

Dimensional Weight – Why Size Matters

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Have you ever scheduled freight for shipment, only to have your forwarder come back and tell you that the “chargeable weight” or “dimensional weight” was three or four times more… Read more »

The Journey – Part 4

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As promised, the next leg of The Journey takes place in the early 60’s and we are in Detroit, MI (actually my family lived in Ann Arbor right down the… Read more »