TITLE

NYK to Launch Ro-Ro Service to Central America

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Traffic World;9/19/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 38, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on NYK Line's plan for a roll-on, roll-off service linking Houston, Texas and Tampa, Florida with Santo Tomas, Guatemala, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica and Puerto Cortes, Honduras. Types of cargoes expected to be shipped by NYK; Role of the Central America Free Trade Agreement in the carrier's decision to start the service out of Houston and Tampa.
ACCESSION #
18328788

 

Related Articles

  • The boom in charter rates. Barnard, Bruce // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/16/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 24, p36 

    Discusses the implications of the spike in containership charter rates for the shipping industry as of June 2003. Surge in freight rates; Factors attributed to the spike in charter rates; Impact of the demand for tonnage firm on the industry.

  • BY THE NUMBERS.  // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/19/2005, Vol. 6 Issue 51, p33 

    The article presents statistical data on containerized ocean trade, air cargo, U.S. foreign trade, rail cargo and others.

  • PSS is cancelled. Lewis, Mark // Cabinet Maker;9/23/2005, Issue 5457, p5 

    Reports that shipping line firms has cancelled its peak season surcharge in Great Britain. Impact of the issue on importers; Percentage added on the standard inland freight handling charge; Statement of Mark Page, Drewry Shipping Consultants Inc. shipping analyst, on the issue.

  • KONTEJNERSKI PROMET NA SREDOZEMLJU S POSEBNIM OSVRTOM NA SJEVERNOJADRANSKE LUKE. Mujo, Helena Karlić // Nase More;2009, Vol. 56 Issue 1/2, p16 

    Container traffic has a dominant role in the transport of general cargo, because it integrates different ways of transport into a unique transport chain. The reason is that it is easier to handle cargo and the turn - around time is reduced, thus decreasing the costs of transhipment and reducing...

  • Get It Right!  // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Jul2005, p5 

    This article reports that shipping lines have joined the maritime industry chorus calling for improvements to container handling in the U.S. The Waterfront Coalition has released a report that calls on the U.S. Department of Transportation to develop a national freight transportation plan to...

  • 11 Key Issues to Consider for Peak Season Planning. Hume, Kevin J. // Logistics Today;Aug2006, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p22 

    The article discusses the key areas of shipping peak season planning that may help shippers to meet their shipping requirements. Inbound planning is the cornerstone of peak season planning. Some considerations for inbound planning include dock scheduling, cycle times, and dock capacity; reserve...

  • Shippers ante up. Kahaner, Larry // Fleet Owner;Apr2004, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p8 

    Focuses on the success of fleet carriers in the United States in collecting detention fees from shippers. Factors contributing to the success; Feedback of shippers on detention fees; Amount of the average detention fee.

  • A surfeit of services. Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/10/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 19, p12 

    Discusses the proposed shipping services of carriers that source merchandise in China. Cause of the delay in the transfer of cargos; Disagreements between carriers and shippers concerning freight rates and surcharges of services; Increase in ocean containerized imports from Asia.

  • Rejecting the 'smart' container. Tirschwell, Peter M. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/15/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 37, p30 

    Reports on the proposal made by the World Shipping Council, the National Industrial Transportation League and the International Mass Retailers Association that calls for a low-technology approach to securing cargo containers. Opposition to the proposal to embed a smart electronic device on...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics