Logistics Recap

July 31st – August 6th

FMC wants ocean carriers to pay for container storage

The head of the Federal Maritime Commission is warning ocean carriers serving the Port of New York and New Jersey to stop forcing shippers and drayage truckers to store their containers — and pay them for it when they do.

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Air cargo carrier for UPS expands operations in bid for autonomous flight

A UPS-contracted air cargo carrier has expanded its U.S. operations, aiming to strengthen the case for its autonomous flight technology to be approved by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Read More Here Supply Chain Dive

 

Taiwan turmoil prompts detours and delays for global shipping

China’s announcement of military drills around Taiwan as U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visits the island is already having ripple effects across global supply chains, prompting detours and causing delays of energy shipments. 

Read More Here Supply Chain Brain