INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider for the ocean shipping industry, announced in a press release significant growth in its carrier network with the recent addition of four new carriers, including Evergreen Marine Corporation. The continuing growth of the carrier network signals the rapid adoption of digitalization across the industry. More than 60 carriers, including all of the top 10, are INTTRA customers.
“2017 was a tremendous year for our company, with container orders growing by 12 per cent, and the company processing 45 million container orders on its platform,” said John Fay, CEO of INTTRA. “Our network growth, both in transaction volume and in participants, means we are no longer approaching the digital tipping point, the digital tipping point has arrived.”
“Carriers joining INTTRA benefit by providing a great customer experience to shippers and by attracting more business as a result. Shippers benefit as they can book and trace containers from multiple carriers in a standard manner and through a single connection, reducing costs and errors,” said Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO, INTTRA. “The expansion of our network and the introduction of new integrated solutions to digitalize key pieces of the container shipping lifecycle are all part of our larger vision to help reinvent the container shipping industry for the digital age.”
INTTRA is the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider for the ocean shipping industry. Connecting over 30,000 shipping companies across 200 countries with more than 60 leading carriers and over 150 software alliance partners, the systems streamlines the ocean trade process. Over 800,000 container orders are initiated on the INTTRA platform each week, representing over one quarter of global ocean container trade.