Greg Knowler Senior Editor Europe for JOC; A South African native, Greg speaks at industry conferences and shipper round tables. He previously covered transport and logistics in Asia Pacific for more than 15 years with Cargonews Asia and The Journal of Commerce (JOC). Greg now heads up the editorial team for JOC in Europe.
  • Mega-ships cause headaches for Europe’s intermodal networks The European supply chain in 2018 continued its struggle to handle increasing container volumes coming in through its hub ports on mega-ships. The increased volumes ruthlessly exposed the shortcomings of a siloed intermodal system. More than 15 percent of ships in service and 41.3 percent of the order book are ships of 14,000 TEU and […] 0 Comments 2 weeks ago
  • Highlights of TPM Long Beach Container shipping hit the bottom in 2016 and is on the path to recovery, was the optimistic message from the carriers at the JOC’s annual TPM conference in Long Beach from February 28-March 1. Liner executives emphasised this point at every opportunity, pointing to strong spot rates in the fourth quarter of 2016 that extended […] 0 Comments March 15, 2017
  • Shipping facing turbulent times in 2016 London-based shipping analysts Drewry recently gave a blunt assessment to dry bulk shipowners: Cut half your Capesize ships over 12 years old or you will not make a profit for at least another two years. 0 Comments February 17, 2016