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11 Mar, 2013, 16:44 ET TPM Conference Once Again Sees Record Attendance

 With 2,000 attendees, representing 21 countries, The Journal of Commerce once again broke records with its 13th annual Trans-Pacific...


24 Jan, 2013, 13:42 ET Journal of Commerce to launch new JOC Inland Distribution Conference in Kansas City, MO

 The Journal of Commerce (JOC) announced that its new event, the JOC Inland Distribution Conference, will take place in Kansas City, MO in...


07 Jan, 2013, 14:00 ET The Journal of Commerce Publishes Flagship Annual Review and Outlook

The Journal of Commerce has published its Annual Review and Outlook, the supply chain business-to-business media outlet's largest and most...


03 Jan, 2013, 16:12 ET IDS Transportation Services, LLC and The Journal of Commerce Announce Partnership to Expand Coverage of Intermodal Pricing

 IDS Transportation Services, LLC will begin providing weekly spot rates on heavy volume 53' door-to-door domestic intermodal lanes, along with...


20 Dec, 2012, 09:57 ET Freight Rate Volatility to be highlighted at the 2013 TPM Conference

The annual TPM container shipping conference in Long Beach will present for the 2nd year a 1-day Cool Cargoes/refrigerated shipping track analyzing...


19 Dec, 2012, 16:44 ET Freight Rate Volatility to be highlighted at the 2013 TPM Conference

 Last week Asia to Europe spot container rates soared 35% in a single week. Asia to Mediterranean rates were up 66% last week, while...


31 Oct, 2012, 21:16 ET El Journal of Commerce presenta alertas del huracán Sandy por el impacto sobre la cadena de aprovisionamiento

 El Journal of Commerce ha inaugurado una sección especial en su sitio web para alertar a los miembros del JOC sobre cómo ha...


31 Oct, 2012, 18:27 ET Le Journal of Commerce lance des alertes concernant l'impact de l'ouragan Sandy sur la chaine logistique

 Le Journal of Commerce a lancé une rubrique spéciale sur son site Internet visant à alerter les membres du JOC quant à...


31 Oct, 2012, 14:52 ET The Journal of Commerce lanza alertas sobre el impacto del huracán Sandy en la cadena de suministro

The Journal of Commerce ha establecido una sección especial en el sitio web para alertar a los miembros del JOC sobré cómo impacta...


31 Oct, 2012, 10:41 ET Journal of Commerce beginnt Benachrichtigungsservice zu den Auswirkungen von Hurrikan Sandy auf die Lieferkette

 Das Journal of Commerce hat eine spezielle Rubrik auf seiner Website eingerichtet, die JOC-Mitglieder über die Auswirkungen von Hurrikan...


31 Oct, 2012, 10:33 ET The Journal of Commerce lança alertas sobre o furacão Sandy e seu impacto na cadeia de abastecimento

O The Journal of Commerce criou uma seção especial no site para alertar os membros do JOC sobre como o furacão Sandy impacta a...


30 Oct, 2012, 18:32 ET The Journal of Commerce Launches Hurricane Sandy Alerts for Supply Chain Impact

 The Journal of Commerce has set up a special website section to alert JOC members on how Hurricane Sandy impacts supply chain...


18 Oct, 2012, 12:52 ET The Journal of Commerce's 2012 Canada Maritime Conference will Feature a Panel on the Shrinking of the Polar Ice Cap and its Impact on Shipping

 The upcoming Canada Maritime Conference, organized by The Journal of Commerce, will include a panel focusing on the shrinking of the polar...


12 Oct, 2012, 16:37 ET The Journal of Commerce Announces 2012 Customs Regulatory Audit Webcast Series

The Journal of Commerce this week announced an extensive new Regulatory Audit webcast series featuring voices from U.S. Customs and Border...


08 Oct, 2012, 18:06 ET Journal of Commerce Re-launches JOC.com Web site with Expanded Functionality, Enhanced Data and Member Content

The Journal of Commerce (JOC) today re-launched its flagship Web site, www.joc.com. The Web site has been rebuilt from top to bottom with...


25 Sep, 2012, 13:37 ET The Journal of Commerce Announces Agenda for 2013 TPM Conference

 The Journal of Commerce announced the agenda for its 13th annual Trans-Pacific Maritime conference, on Mar. 3-6, 2013 in Long Beach, Calif.,...


31 Aug, 2012, 11:25 ET July U.S. Containerized Imports Up 9.7 Percent

U.S. containerized imports surged 9.7 percent in July from a year earlier, to 1,562,235 twenty-foot-equivalent units, on strong growth in auto...


14 Aug, 2012, 12:46 ET Ma Ze Hua, President, COSCO Group, & Ng Yat Chung, CEO, NOL Group, to deliver keynote speeches at 6th Annual TPM Asia Conference

 The Journal of Commerce confirmed today that two of the most senior executives in the container shipping industry globally will participate...


25 Jun, 2012, 14:53 ET Shippers Fear East Coast Port Strike, Journal of Commerce Poll Reveals

 Stalled contract negotiations between the International Longshoremen's Association and United States Maritime Alliance are scheduled to...


27 Apr, 2012, 09:28 ET Agenda Announced for June 4-5 JOC Container Shipping Conference Shanghai

 Drewry Shipping Consultants estimate that container shipping lines collectively lost $5.2 billion in 2011. To thrive in 2012, the industry...


09 Mar, 2012, 13:22 ET 2012 Trans-Pacific Maritime Conference Sets Record for Long Beach Attendance

 With more than 1,800 attendees, The Journal of Commerce broke records with its 12th annual Trans-Pacific Maritime Conference in Long Beach,...


30 Jan, 2012, 11:53 ET Cool Cargoes Track at TPM Conference to Highlight Range of Refrigerated Transport Issues

 The growth and capacity issues of the global cold chain will be the focus of the first ever Cool Cargoes track at the 2012 TPM conference in...


27 Jan, 2012, 17:58 ET The Journal of Commerce Announces Sweepstakes Winners

 The Journal of Commerce, the leading supplier of business information for people involved in transporting goods and commodities in the...


17 Jan, 2012, 14:19 ET 2012 TPM Conference to Highlight East Coast Longshore Contract Negotiations

 Labor relations at Atlantic and Gulf ports, a vital topic for shippers and carriers in advance of the expiration of a coastwide...


11 Jan, 2012, 17:09 ET 2012 TPM Conference Features Jam-Packed Agenda Focused on Global Container Shipping and the Trans-Pacific, March 5-6, Long Beach, Calif.

The 2012 TPM conference in Long Beach, Calif., will feature a robust, two-day program focused on all the major issues in the trans-Pacific market...