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Wedding bells

 |  Sep 04

COSCO finds even with a ‘perfect bride’ like OOCL, getting married is expensive. Rare is the day in the corporate world where an unprofitable business can afford to, and then does, buy and take over a competing company that has a […]

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Eliminating the unknowns

 |  Jul 28

The top three commercial issues facing shipping and transportation companies today are continued excess capacity, rising fuel costs, and “irrational” rate competition behavior, according to Michael Bentley, partner at Revenue Analytics. The past couple of years haven’t been easy for […]

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Container cannibalization or consolidation?

 |  Jul 28

The ocean freight industry is navigating uncertain waters as major changes in technology and a fiercely competitive environment continue to disrupt traditional business practices. Most recently, Cosco Shipping has offered to buy Orient Overseas International Ltd (OOIL) for $6.3 billion […]

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