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Our Members Reflect on the Year That Was and the Year Ahead

What a year for the shipping industry!  We faced trucking shortages, embargoes, trade tariff hikes, reduced capacity and much more.  A wise man once said, “I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.”   Our members and industry experts share their thoughts about the winds of development that were most impactful in 2018 and what their projections are for 2019.  

Maersk's 2018 Peak Season Take Aways

Back in August we talked to Matt Hill, Head of Transpacific Trade for Maersk North America about Maersk’s decision to start posting Transpacific eastbound offers on NYSHEX, and hear his outlook for the last months of 2018. (Read the post here.)

How Hapag-Lloyd is Harnessing the Forward this Harvest Season

When George Washington said, “Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful, and most noble employment of man,” he understood the dedication and hard work of U.S. farmers and the importance of this work.  Now, moving into the fall agricultural (agri) harvest season, we’re looking at the challenges impacting these diligent U.S. farmers as they prepare their crops for export. 

Maersk Ready to Reap Peak U.S. Harvest with Guaranteed Transpacific Westbound Service Offers

When you want a better idea of how one of the largest peak agricultural seasons will play out, you ask one of the world’s largest shipping lines. In this case, we asked Maersk’s Alan MacPherson, Sr. Director of Sales, Central Region and Fernando Quinonez, Director of Sales, Midwest region who collectively have dozens of years of experience working with agri shippers.

NYSHEX Expands Carrier Member Network with Addition of Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM)

We are pleased to announce another significant addition to the NYSHEX community. We are pleased to welcome Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) as the newest carrier member on the exchange.