Search results for: electronic bill of lading

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  • 3 April 2020

    Ocean Network Express (ONE), the world’s sixth-largest container line by TEU capacity, has handled its first ever electronic Bill of Lading. As part of the digitalization initiative, the liner teamed up with technology expert essDOCS specializing in the facilitation of paperless trade. ONE went live using a CargoDocs electronic bill of lading for a shipment […]

  • 4 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    PIL plans to collaborate with IBM Singapore in another blockchain trial to design and create an electronic bill of lading.

  • 4 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cargill A.T. LLC has completed its first grain export from Ukraine to Italy using essDOCS electronic bill of lading solution. The cargo consisted of 25,000 MT of Ukrainian maize, transported on the m/v FORTUNE ERA managed by Alkon Holding. Ukraine now marks another key region where essDOCS’ eB/L solution is used in grain trade, following […]

  • 15 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    ZIM to begin offering the opportunity to its customers to switch to electronic Bills-of-Lading on selected trades.

  • 21 May 2020
    Innovation, IT & Software, Technology

    The Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) believes that the potential of eliminating paper from trade and digitising bills of lading might be sped up in the post-COVID-19 reality. As explained, despite the enormous potential in savings of time and money, the promise of an electronic bill of lading (eBL) for the container shipping industry has […]

  • 24 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    essDOCS has successfully completed the first operational use of essDOCS electronic bill of lading solution covering a container movement. The negotiable electronic ocean or master bill of lading was issued by NYK Line to a global essDOCS customer, for a shipment from Singapore to China on the M/V Vancouver Bridge. The NYK Line eB/L was […]

  • 17 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    ZIM is expected to begin contributing data to the platform before the end of 3Q 2019.

  • 4 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    PIL uses an e-BL built on the IBM Blockchain Platform in a real-time pilot tracking shipment from China to Singapore.

  • 4 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Marine insurer IUMI has called for the introduction of a range of measures to help reverse the worrying increase in cargo theft globally. During the IUMI conference in Berlin, the association published a position paper which points out that cargo theft is no longer confined to high-value goods and that online trading platforms are encouraging the […]

  • 1 September 2011
    Business & Finance

      The GT Nexus Shipper Council, a customer community of the world’s biggest importers and exporters, announced that it has engaged Maersk Line in response to the ocean carrier’s recently announced “Manifesto,” which calls for changes in the way carriers and shippers conduct their business. The Shipper Council is also working with executives at other […]

  • 31 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    It is possible to retire the paper bill of lading nowadays, a recent test of Smart Bill of Lading shows.

  • 24 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    CargoX conducts trial shipment of a container with its Smart Bill of Lading. 

  • 30 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    PIERS, the Standard in Trade Intelligence, has been selected by AmSpec, to deliver a customized business intelligence solution that will provide immediate and actionable insight into bulk shipments of petroleum products around the world. Recent investments made to the technology PIERS uses to process over 17,000,000 waterborne import and export bills of lading each year, […]

  • 21 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Israeli shipping company Zim Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) has wrapped up the first pilot of paperless Bills-of-Lading based on blockchain technology. During the trial, conducted in cooperation with Sparx Logistics and Wave Ltd., the participants issued, transferred and received original electronic documents using the Wave Application. The pioneering pilot, first of its kind led by an ocean carrier, saw the […]

  • 11 July 2019

    MPA Singapore signs MOU with China’s Waterborne Transport Research Institute (WTI) to enhance maritime collaboration.

  • 12 February 2016

    US ports, rated by Fitch Ratings, have neither designated facilities for weighing containers nor the systems for the verification of container weights, the rating agency said, putting to question their ability to implement the International Maritime Organization’s requirements on verifying weights of shipping containers. As a result, the rating agency believes that this could raise already […]

  • 26 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    CMA CGM launches eSolution, a digital system aimed at enhancing the customer experience.

  • 25 January 2019

    Singapore has announced two new initiatives intended to strengthen the region’s standing as a global maritime hub. 

  • 11 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    International legal and claims consultants C Solutions Ltd today announced the appointment of Laurence McFadyen as Senior Legal Consultant. He will work alongside members of the firm’s global shipping team, assisting clients in particular with the investigation and management of maritime casualties and in relation to charterparty, bill of lading and cargo claims. Laurence joins […]

  • 16 September 2013

    One of the founding fathers of the Australian oil and gas industry and of its industry association, APPEA, passed away over the weekend. Charles William (Bill) Siller, was born in St George, Queensland, and graduated from the University of Queensland with a degree in geology. In the late 1950s and early 1960s,  Bill was one […]

  • 17 September 2013

    One of the founding fathers of the Australian oil and gas industry and of its industry association, APPEA, passed away over the weekend.  Charles William (Bill) Siller, was born in St George, Queensland, and graduated from the University of Queensland with a degree in geology. In the late 1950s and early 1960s, Siller was one […]

  • 25 March 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    The University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill will deploy two large buoys 20 miles offshore of the coast and 40 miles north and southwest from Cape Hatteras to capture wind, temperature and barometric pressure data for ongoing research on offshore wind energy. The data will also be made available to the public — […]