SSM+ Mobile App: 3 New Frequently Searched Port Pair Reliability Insights

Are you making the most out of the SSM+ sailing schedules mobile app? CargoSmart launched an expanded version of SSM+ in September that now allows unrestricted search of over 20 ocean carriers’ sailing schedules and the ability to view schedule reliability information for the top 30 ports from the sailing schedule search results screen. The app can help you look up the most reliable carrier schedules to book on a particular route and monitor performance as you prepare your shipment allocations.

Here are three new frequently searched port pair reliability insights from the app from September 14 – October 11 to share with you: Read More…


CargoSmart’s Innovating Special Report: Global Sailing Schedule Changes

Shippers and logistics service providers face frequent sailing schedule changes due to increased service changes, shifting port coverage, vessel diversions, and slow steaming to conserve fuel. The frequent sailing schedule changes can make it challenging for shippers to prepare export filings before cargo has departed and adjust cargo pickup arrangements at the final destination.

In a special report released in the October issue of CargoSmart’s Innovating newsletter, we analyzed the number of sailing schedule changes that occurred globally and the ports that experienced the most changes in the past three months.  Read More…


CargoSmart Sponsors TPM Asia Conference 2014

On October 14 to 16, CargoSmart sponsored and exhibited at the Trans-Pacific Maritime (TPM) Asia Conference in Shenzhen, China. We are delighted to have met with over 500 industry professionals at the conference. Read More…


Orient Star Enhances Services with Private Label Sailing Schedules

Orient Star Group, a logistics service provider headquartered in Hong Kong, implemented CargoSmart’s Private Label Sailing Schedules Solution to enable its clients to conveniently access multiple carriers’ sailing schedules through its own branded website. The solution helps Orient Star to elevate its brand image, improve its services, and save one day per month updating schedules for its customers. Read More…


CargoSmart Introduces New Shipment Planning Solutions

We are pleased to announce three new ways for shippers and logistics service providers to improve their shipment planning. The solutions include a new version of CargoSmart’s private label sailing schedules, a new daily report to monitor sailing schedule changes, and an expanded sailing schedules mobile app that now allows unrestricted schedule search.

Over the last three months, 20 ocean carriers’ schedules collectively had nearly 22.5 million sailing schedule changes, underscoring the challenges of shipment planning. Read More…