8 graphics highlighting the record backlog of ships in California

In the past month, backlogs in southern California ports hit multiple records. The delays have resulted in bottlenecks and price hikes that threaten Black Friday shopping. Graphics from Flexport and the Marine Exchange of Southern California illustrate the impact of the residue. Loading Something is loading. A near record-breaking backlog …

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ABS approves GTT and Deltamarin tanker designs

Save in reading list Published by Sarah Smith, Editorial assistant LNG industry, Thursday, September 23, 2021 3:04 PM At Gastech 2021 in Dubai, GTT and the ship architecture and engineering office Deltamarin received an Approval in Principle (AiP) from the classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) for their new …

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Benefits and challenges of dropshipping for ecommerce retailers

Reading time: 5 protocol No overhead and no inventory, but plenty of profit potential. Dropshipping offers a powerful business model for individuals looking to start an ecommerce business or add to the inventory their ecommerce business sells cheaply without investing in logistics or storage. It’s not a perfect approach to …

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Today Morning in Metals: Ford and Redwood cooperate on battery recycling in a closed loop, supply chain – steel, aluminum, copper, stainless steel, rare earths, metal prices, forecasts

This morning on the metal news: Ford Motor Co. cooperates with Redwood materials on battery recycling with a closed cycle and the development of the supply chain for the battery of electric vehicles in the household; Norway will expand natural gas exports to Europe; and finally, aluminum prices have slowed …

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Global Ship Lease joins the call to action to decarbonise shipping

Declaration by 150+ industry-leading signatories calls on world leaders to develop policies to fully decarbonize international shipping by 2050 LONDON, September 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE: GSL) (the “Company”) has today joined more than 150 industry leaders and organizations representing the entire maritime value chain, …

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