Port of Vancouver remains resilient despite ongoing global trade challenges

During 2019 and the first half of 2020, the Port of Vancouver’s resilience and reliability were on full display. As Canada’s largest port, one of Vancouver’s biggest strengths continues to be the...

International shipping industry resilient during COVID situation

What a difference just a few months makes. Six months ago, I would not have anticipated writing an article that references the closure of Canada’s borders to all but essential travellers, the need...

Federal Marine Terminals and HOPA Ports announce details of facility modernization and expansion

HOPA Ports and Federal Marine Terminals (FMT) are pleased to announce a new agreement that expands the company’s presence at the Port of Hamilton. FMT is the largest and busiest terminal operator at...

Freight forwarders prove their mettle during the pandemic

By Bruce Rodgers, Executive Director, CIFFA When faced with adversity and obstacles, the Canadian freight forwarding community quickly adapts to the changing environment, continuing to service its...
By Alex Binkley When transportation was declared an essential service in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, few would have guessed the men and women who
Alex Binkley, Featured, Other, Trucking
By Theo Van de Kletersteeg Covid-19 has left few segments of the economy untouched, with hardship experienced by millions of Canadians and thousands of Canadian
Business and Economy, Featured, Government and Regulation, Other
By R. Bruce Striegler In a burst of action, hydrogen is making a bid as a clean power source to respond to the world’s energy
Bruce Striegler, Business and Economy, Environment, Featured, Other, Supply Chain and Logistics
By Alex Binkley The second quarter results posted by Canadian National and Canadian Pacific show the two railways made the best of the bad economic
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Shipping stays afloat during pandemic

By Alex Binkley The performance of the marine sector during the pandemic has provided a vital  reminder of its importance to the health of the Canadian economy, says Bruce Burrows, President and CEO of the Chamber of Marine Commerce. Strong shipments of grain through...

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