Cathay Pacific Cargo shines in the Air Cargo World Customer Experience Survey

From our Partners Cathay Pacific Cargo shines in the Air Cargo World Customer Experience Survey Air Cargo World readers recognise Cathay’s performance and service in the face of challenges in 2020 Cathay Pacific Cargo’s performance in 2020 has been recognised with two industry-wide high scores thanks to the readers of air logistics industry publication Air CargoContinue reading “Cathay Pacific Cargo shines in the Air Cargo World Customer Experience Survey”

How cargo survey for refrigerated and frozen cargoes works

Cargo that must be loaded, maintained and or carried at a particular temperature for it to arrive its destination without deterioration is classified under refrigerated cargoes. This article looks at how cargo survey for refrigerated and frozen cargoes works. How cargo survey for refrigerated and frozen cargoes works

Loss Prevention: Asian Gypsy Moth guidance

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) All vessels calling at ports in the Asia Pacific region between May and September should be inspected and “certified free of Asian Gypsy Moth” prior to their departure. The Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM) is a highly destructive forest pest that feeds on both deciduous and coniferous trees. The voracious appetite of AGM larvae (caterpillars)Continue reading “Loss Prevention: Asian Gypsy Moth guidance”

Stowage of multiple parcels on chemical tankers – Capt Ajit Vadakayil

THE VADAKAYIL LOADING CURRY –  PARCEL CHEMICAL TANKER STOWAGE PLANNING – CAPT AJIT VADAKAYIL( This post is on special request from one of my readers  Haris  from Pakistan.)THUMB RULE: A Master must never get rushed by his IGNORANT commercial operator, into giving a fast stow by telephone .  Some of the charterers are stupid and they can seeContinue reading “Stowage of multiple parcels on chemical tankers – Capt Ajit Vadakayil”

ZIM Successfully Pilots First Paperless Blockchain Bill of Lading

ZIM, an Israeli container shipping company, has successfully completed a blockchain document exchange pilot for paperless bills of lading using blockchain-based software from Wave to send a document that acknowledged receipt of cargo for shipment. Wave connects all members of the supply chain to a decentralized network and allows them a direct exchange of files. During the trial, all participantsContinue reading “ZIM Successfully Pilots First Paperless Blockchain Bill of Lading”