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Shipping container hotel

A gorgeous new hotel has been constructed in the European country of Georgia.  It’s made from, you guessed it, shipping containers. Take a look at…

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What you need to know about VGM

VGM – Verified Gross Mass. These three words are what exporters worldwide are going to have embedded into the forefront of their operations for all…

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Four container ship disasters

Who doesn’t like to see a cool picture of a shipping disaster?  Today, however, we’re giving you an insight on how some of the top…

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Brazen container robbery

A mystery is unfolding in Canada with audacious criminals using a stolen Freightliner truck to remove a twenty foot container from the port of Montreal….

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Cocaine discovered in Baltimore container

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers have discovered 147 pounds (66kgs) of cocaine in a shipping container that arrived in Baltimore from Brazil. Using non-intrusive…

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PSA International chief reflection

EVER wondered why the container is measured in twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) while the ships that carry them are measured in metres, mused Tan Chong…

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150kgs of methamphetamine seized

A 66-year-old Hong Kong national will appear in Sydney Central Local Court today (15 May 2015), charged with attempting to import approximately 150 kilograms of…

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MSC Oliver joins MSC Oscar

The MSC Oliver returned from sea trials over the weekend of the 21st-22nd March. This new container ship joins the MSC Oscar, it’s sister ship,…

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New Strategy helping to clear port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles says that a new strategy to expedite the movement of containerized cargo through the port is beginning to pay off….

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Colony of ants found in shipping containers

Two shipping containers that arrived in Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii from mainland United States have been discovered to be riddled with Black Carpenter Ants….

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