Port Houston Posts Record Volume in 2022 Nearly 4 million TEUs for the Year

Port Houston recorded its best year yet in 2022. Port Houston container annual volume was up 14%, reaching just shy of 4 million Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs), at 3,974,901 TEUs. This is nearly double the volume posted six years earlier in 2016 and 492,526 TEUs more than in 2021. Total tonnage was up 22% for the year, reaching 55,060,963 short More...

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By Larry Pham On Friday, February 3rd, 2023

The Good and the Bad Surrounding Copper

The renewable energy push continues. Despite the setbacks the invasion of Ukraine has presented, the world’s major powers are not reassessing their ultimate goal of a completely renewable future at some point. More...

By Larry Pham On Thursday, February 2nd, 2023

Respiratory Protection Equipment Market is Forecast to Grow by US$ 35.83 Billion During 2022-2033

The global respiratory protection equipment market is valued at US$ 19.09 billion in 2023 and is predicted to increase at a CAGR of 6.5% from 2023 to 2033, as per a new industry analysis by Fact.MR, a market More...

By Larry Pham On Wednesday, February 1st, 2023

U.S. Cocoa Butter Price Bottoms at $4,511 per Ton

U.S. Cocoa Butter Import Price per Ton July 2022 In July 2022, the cocoa butter price per ton stood at $4,511, dropping by -5.2% against the previous month. Over the period under review, the import price recorded More...

By Larry Pham On Tuesday, January 31st, 2023

How the United States Dollar Dominated the Global Trade Space

It’s not surprising to anyone that the United States is the world’s leading superpower, from its dominant economy to its powerful military. In the modern era, the international role of the US dollar is unrivaled. There More...

By Larry Pham On Monday, January 30th, 2023

6 Things to Look for in a Materials Supplier

Finding a materials supplier for your business can be challenging, especially if you run a manufacturing business. Plagued with soaring prices, diminishing raw materials, prolonged inflation, pandemic-induced More...

By Larry Pham On Sunday, January 29th, 2023

Silk Way West Airlines Signs Air Cargo Transport Memorandum with Nippon Express

Silk Way West Airlines and Nippon Express Holdings have signed an Air  Cargo Memorandum of Understanding to offer enhanced solutions to their customers and to respond more  flexibly to changing supply chains. More...

By Larry Pham On Saturday, January 28th, 2023

World’s Textile Industry Attempts a Spirited Post-Pandemic Comeback at Frankfurt Trade Fair

After suffering a massive slowdown during the two years of the devastating Covid pandemic, when global supply chains were also disrupted, the world’s textile industry attempted a spirited comeback at the recent More...

By Larry Pham On Friday, January 27th, 2023

MARAD Announces Nearly $20 Million in Funding Available for Small Shipyard Grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced the availability of nearly $20 million in Federal Fiscal Year 2023 funding to help modernize small U.S. shipyards and train More...

By Larry Pham On Thursday, January 26th, 2023

Air Charter Services Market is Expected to be Valued at US$ 54.0 billion by 2033

The global air charter services market is expected to be valued at US$ 31.9 billion in 2023. It is projected that the market will rise with a CAGR of 5.4% during the forecast period and enjoy a total valuation More...