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The Port of Los Angeles will launch 24/7 operations to tackle the huge line of ...

Business Insider 13 Oct 2021
The shipping industry is currently in chaos, with ports in Southern California being especially hard hit ... At the Port of Los Angeles alone, ships carrying nearly 500,000 shipping containers - or about 12 million metric tons of goods - were waiting in drift areas and at anchor on October 5 for spots to open up so that they could dock and unload.
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Are We Preparing Our Seafarers for Technological Change?

The Maritime Executive 12 Oct 2021
Even as I write, these figures are becoming out of date ... Spare a thought for the chief officer on a 22,000 TEU container ship who is responsible for checking the stow plan provided to him by a shore-side loading computer, when the algorithms it used do not match the metrics in the ship’s Cargo Securing Manual ... ....
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Economic Watch: U.S. supply chain prices soar as Logistics Managers' Index sets new records

China.dot.org 11 Oct 2021
The cost to ship a container across the Pacific leap to more than 3,000 U.S ... LMI's transportation capacity metric reading was down 3.3 percent from August, "marking the 12th out of the last 14 months that this metric has been in the 30's -- a value representing significant contraction," the report noted.
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U.S. supply chain prices soar as Logistics Managers' Index sets new records

People Daily 11 Oct 2021
The cost to ship a container across the Pacific leap to more than 3,000 U.S ... LMI's transportation capacity metric reading was down 3.3 percent from August, "marking the 12th out of the last 14 months that this metric has been in the 30's -- a value representing significant contraction," the report noted.
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US supply chain prices soar as LMI sets new records

China.dot.org 11 Oct 2021
The cost to ship a container across the Pacific leap to more than $3,000 last month ... LMI's transportation capacity metric reading was down 3.3% from August, "marking the 12th out of the last 14 months that this metric has been in the 30's -- a value representing significant contraction," the report noted.
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WAMCO bounces back with US$50 m export of cocoa products

Ghana Web 11 Oct 2021
West Africa Mills Company Limited (WAMCO) has shipped about 20,000 metric tonnes (MT) of cocoa products out of the country, valued at US$50 million, since the re-activation begun in 2017. The company has traditionally shipped cocoa products such as natural cocoa liquor, deodorised ...
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WAMCO bounces back with US$50 million export of cocoa products

Ghana Web 11 Oct 2021
West Africa Mills Company Limited (WAMCO) has shipped about 20,000 metric tonnes (MT) of cocoa products out of the country, valued at US$50 million, since the re-activation begun in 2017. The company has traditionally shipped cocoa products such as natural cocoa liquor, deodorised ...
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WAMCO bounces back with US$50m export of cocoa products

B & FT Online 11 Oct 2021
West Africa Mills Company Limited (WAMCO) has shipped about 20,000 metric tonnes (MT) of cocoa products out of the country, valued at US$50million, since the re-activation begun in 2017. The company has traditionally shipped cocoa products such as natural cocoa liquor, deodorised ...
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LA Councilwoman calls for importers to use zero-emission ships at the ports by 2030

Daily Bulletin 08 Oct 2021
The shipping industry is one of the largest polluters in the world, with a billion metric tons of carbon dioxide emitted every year, more than all coal plants in the United States combined, the resolution says. And 40% of ships with cargo imports brought into the country come through the Ports of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach.
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Climate scientists should pay more attention to fish poop. Really.

Vox 08 Oct 2021
According to their analysis, these fish alone took up about 940 million metric tons of carbon per year, or 2 percent of all biomass produced by plankton, before preindustrial fishing ... For comparison, the UK emitted 326 million metric tons of carbon dioxide last year.
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Here’s how LA council’s call for importers to use zero-emission ships by 2030 fits into ...

Press Telegram 07 Oct 2021
The shipping industry is one of the largest polluters in the world, with a billion metric tons of carbon dioxide emitted every year, more than all coal plants in the United States combined, the resolution says. And 40% of ships with cargo imports brought into the country come through the Ports of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach.
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How IAF squadron leader kept Lankan coast from disaster

Hindustan Times 07 Oct 2021
He was awarded the prestigious Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry) for his role in controlling a fire caused on-board the crude oil carrier MT New Diamond, a 340-metre-long ship, in September 2020, off the Sri Lankan coast ... The ship was reported to be carrying 340,000 metric tonnes of crude oil.
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How and when to upgrade to Windows 11

Engadget 04 Oct 2021
Starting on October 5th, Microsoft will initially offer the free upgrade to new PCs, laptops and tablets that ship with Windows 10. Next, Microsoft says it will look at hardware eligibility, reliability metrics and other factors on existing Windows 10 devices to determine when to offer the latest OS through Windows Update ... .
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Nexus Reports Unprecedented Momentum with 177% Year over Year Production Growth at Commercial Scale

Johnson City Press 30 Sep 2021
The process is an environmentally friendly (no wastewater, nor air issues) end-to-end business, including engineering, software, front-end sorting, all regulatory requirements (EPA, State, Local)/ISCC Plus certification, training/safety, and strategic pricing/positioning, guided by financially driven metrics.
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