Wednesday, June 19, 2013
The money is for maintaining America’s deep-draft navigation channels and harbors and is as part of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ fiscal 2014 funding bill.
Monday, June 17, 2013
The results of the AgTC's 2013 Ocean Carrier Performance Survey were announced late last week at the 25th Annual Meeting of the Agriculture Transportation Coalition in San Francisco, with APL winning top ranking
Thursday, June 13, 2013
A long talked about alternative to the Panama Canal moved one step closer this week
Posted on 06/13 at 07:04 PM
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The Department of Transportation says applications for 2013 TIGER grants total more than $9 billion, which crushes the $474 million DOT has allocated for it.
Posted on 06/13 at 03:34 AM
Monday, June 10, 2013
Further evidence that West Coast ports will protect their market share after the Panama Canal expansion surfaced last week as the Los Angeles Harbor Commission adopted a 2013-14 fiscal year (FY) budget of approximately $1.1 billion for the Port of Los Angeles.
Friday, June 07, 2013
On Monday, I will be participating in a “Meet the Editors” panel at the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association annual conference in Ponte Vedra, Fla.
With the event just a few days away, it seems like a good time for a bit of a PR refresher for those of you in the public relations world on how to best send pitches to me, as well as my colleagues at Logistics Management and the other Peerless Media titles
Posted on 06/07 at 11:47 AM
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
There’s scant suggestion that the findings contained in PwC’s 16th Annual Global CEO Survey released last January will be altered significantly before the year is out, said analysts
Tuesday, June 04, 2013
The high cost operating environment in Africa places the continent’s airlines at a competitive disadvantage that impedes the important role that aviation connectivity could play
Monday, June 03, 2013
No matter what the letter is after the name of your preferred political party, freight transportation stakeholders would be wise to take a moment to pay their respects to the late Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ), whom passed away today at 89.
Posted on 06/03 at 01:19 PM
South Africa is the newest member of the BRICS grouping of states
Friday, May 31, 2013
According to the American Trucking Associations, trucks moved 9.4 billion tons of freight in 2012, or 68.5 percent of all domestic shipments.
Posted on 05/31 at 01:39 AM
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
California shippers got some very good news this week, when it was announced that the Port of Oakland has appointed a veteran executive director. The man named is an exceptional professional with a deep maritime background.
Posted on 05/29 at 09:15 AM
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
As the global economic picture remains, um, murky, a recent report in the Wall Street Journal observed that declining manufacturing output in China, the world’s second largest economy after the United States, is cause for concern.
Posted on 05/28 at 09:33 AM
Friday, May 24, 2013
LM recently spoke with recently spoke with Wall Street analyst John Larkin to get some of his insights as we approach the halfway point of 2013, or at least get a little closer to it.
Posted on 05/24 at 09:16 AM
Monday, May 20, 2013
According to a new study conducted by the global strategy and marketing consultancy Simon-Kucher & Partners, price pressure is higher in the logistics industry than in other sectors – no matter the country.