2016 Industry Outlook: Digital Transformation

In the 2016 Journal of Commerce Annual Review and Outlook, Steve Siu, CEO of CargoSmart, shared his views about the digital transformation in the ocean shipping industry. He also discussed how the ways shippers and freight forwarders are managing their shipments online are evolving. Here is the article:

The speed of digitization around the world is increasing, with the industry being more connected in almost real-time.

As ocean container freight rates have dropped to levels similar to 2009, rate changes are increasingly difficult for all parties to manage. It is also more challenging to manage global shipment performance as disruptions happen everywhere. Meanwhile, over the next five years, the industry will undergo a digital transformation. Ocean carriers will be required to find new ways to serve their customers, partners, vendors and shareholders. Read More…


2015 Industry Outlook: Sailing Schedule Changes

2015_JOC_OutlookIn the 2015 Journal of Commerce Annual Review and Outlook, Steve Siu, CEO of CargoSmart, shared his views about increasing sailing schedule changes throughout the year. Here is the article:

2014 was marked with an increase in sailing schedule changes that impact shippers and logistics service providers. We expect increasing sailing schedule changes to continue through 2015, driven by three key dynamics.
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JOC Annual Review and Outlook 2014

In the latest Journal of Commerce Annual Review and Outlook 2014, Steve Siu, CEO of CargoSmart, shares his insights about the trend of shippers and logistics service providers increasingly using applications Read More…


2012 Industry Outlook: Mobile Computing

In the recent Journal of Commerce Annual Outlook and Review 2012, Steve Siu, CEO of CargoSmart, shared his views about important changes taking place in the global shipping and logistics industry. Read how mobile computing is making a lasting change in the industry:
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