Container Ship at the dockside
A Vessel with a Panamax classification is one that can use the Panama Canal between the Atlantic and the Paciic Oceans. Vessels that are too big to fit through the locks on the canal are known as post-Panamax.
The maximum vessel size is determined by the locks which were installed when the 83 kilometre canal was completed in 1914 and will fit vessels up to 274 metres long and 32 metres wide.
Japan's car exports fell 40.3 percent in September from the previous year. The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the supply chain in Southeast Asia and there was also a worldwide semiconductor shortage. According to a preliminary report by the Finance Ministry, car ...Read More
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Brazilian meat exports were at a record high in September, both in monthly volumes and in cumulative export shipments since the beginning of the year. The growing export sector could boost the country’s herd size and feed demand. The strong ...Read More
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The Irish Minister for European Affairs Thomas Byrne has inaugurated a new Irish terminal at the French ferry port of Dunkirk. Ireland-France sea routes have risen from 12 before Brexit to 44 now. Dunkirk has already handled nearly 50,000 freight ...Read More
August beef exports from the USA were up 21.3 percent year over year. Year-to-date total beef exports were also up 21.0 percent from 2020. Beef exports August were an all-time record for any month. Beef exports are mainly driven by ...Read More
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