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The clear benefits of transparent exchange of information

The clear benefits of transparent exchange of information

There are multiple ways to optimize shipping and make it more sustainable. One worthy approach is by investing in new fuel alternatives. Although the technological developments are promising, the political…
Just-in-Time Arrivals: Cutting Emissions Today

Just-in-Time Arrivals: Cutting Emissions Today

While other solutions do show promise in the longer term, just-in-time arrivals can rapidly reduce bunker fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions, writes PortXchange Director of Product, Robbert Engels  In…
Digitalización del comercio exterior y el negocio naviero en Perú

Digitalización del comercio exterior y el negocio naviero en Perú

La pandemia nos hizo ver que la digitalización de nuestros procesos pasaría de  “es algo que me gustaría tener” a “tengo que tenerlo” o “me hubiera ido mejor si lo…
How PortXchange protects your critical business data

How PortXchange protects your critical business data

At PortXchange, we believe that trust is the backbone of any collaboration. That means trust that our solutions deliver reliable information, but also trust that we take good care of…
How to facilitate Just in Time arrivals: barriers and solutions

How to facilitate Just in Time arrivals: barriers and solutions

As the maritime industry faces pressure to improve efficiency and reduce its carbon footprint, the relevance of the Just it Time (JIT) arrival concept is increasing. In our previous blog…
How Port Performance Analyzer – PortScan - turns tons of AIS data into insights

How Port Performance Analyzer – PortScan - turns tons of AIS data into insights

Data is the new gold. While many industries have already experienced the data rush and tried to measure every other activity, without understanding how to use that information for decision-making,…
Just in Time sailing in a crisis: why it's more critical than ever

Just in Time sailing in a crisis: why it's more critical than ever

2020 has been a challenging year for the shipping industry. With low oil production and falling global demand, many oil and product tankers operate at a loss, the market for…
Just In Time arrivals– What’s in it for Terminals?

Just In Time arrivals– What’s in it for Terminals?

A cargo terminal in a port, whether it is a container terminal or one serving the bulk dry/liquid trades, is a key node in the logistics chain. It is the…
Just In Time arrivals– What’s in it for Port Authorities?

Just In Time arrivals– What’s in it for Port Authorities?

The roles and functions of a Port Authority vary with each model, but two unshakeable functions that remain across the board is to facilitate unhindered trade and ensure the safety…
Slow down and be on time

Slow down and be on time

Vessels that need to wait and are anchoring before entering the port cost a lot of money. Firstly, they consume more fuel during the voyage, as they don’t sail with…