Webinar: Understanding the New Order in Ocean Shipping

CargoSmart will be presenting on the upcoming American Shipper webinar: Understanding the New Order in Ocean Shipping. We invite you to join the free webinar that is scheduled to broadcast live on February 16 at 4pm ET.

A wave of liner carrier consolidation and reconfigured alliances washed over the shipping industry in 2016, and now all eyes are on April, when the new mega alliances are set to launch their services.

That will undoubtedly create a vast number of service offering changes, enabling not only new port pairs, but a whole new network of possibilities for shippers. It also leaves a lot of questions in early 2017: Read More…


CargoSmart Sponsors Global Freight Awards 2016

Global Freight Awards 2016

CargoSmart is pleased to have sponsored the Global Freight Awards 2016, which took place on November 3 in London, UK. During the event, Lionel Louie, chief commercial officer of CargoSmart, presented the Customer Care Award to Priority Freight Ltd. Congratulations to all the award winners!


CargoSmart Exhibited at Logis-Tech Tokyo 2016

Logis-Tech Tokyo 2016

On September 13 – 16, CargoSmart exhibited at Logis-Tech Tokyo 2016 in Japan to showcase its latest shipping IoT solutions. Over 60,000 visitors attended the event, including retailers, manufacturers, and transportation and logistics professionals. We are pleased to have met with industry professionals in Japan to learn about their local business needs and share how CargoSmart’s solutions can create value for their businesses.


SGS China and CargoSmart Sign Alliance Agreement in Hong Kong

SGS China and CargoSmart Alliance Agreement Signing Ceremony

We are pleased to announce that SGS China and CargoSmart signed an alliance agreement on September 27, 2016 to provide solutions for shippers to meet the new Safety of Life at Sea Convention’s Verified Gross Mass (SOLAS VGM) container weight requirements. The alliance allows shippers to use trusted solutions from both companies to follow standard and efficient weighing procedures and to collect and submit the required information to ocean carriers in a timely manner to comply with VGM requirements. The signing ceremony was held in Hong Kong.

Learn more about CargoSmart’s VGM Solutions.


CargoSmart Hosts a Digital Tx Conference in Hong Kong

Digital Tx Conference in Hong Kong

CargoSmart hosted its first Digital Tx conference at Hong Kong Science Park on June 18. Over 400 industry professionals attended the event to learn about the newest trends in digitization and how is impacting the global shipping and logistics industry.

Mr Andrew Philips, vice president of Gartner Research, and Ms Joelle Woo, director of business development and developer experience (DX) of Microsoft Hong Kong, shared their insights on digital transformation for today’s business and IT professionals. CargoSmart showcased cloud-based technology and capabilities to drive new digital trends in the shipping industry.