Monday, July 16, 2012
As noted in our news section, the NRF is asking that both labor and management issue a statement committing to continue negotiating and working without interruption, even if negotiations extend beyond the September 30th contract expiration.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
The Department of Defense currently spends $400 billion each year acquiring products and services from defense contractors
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
At a time when the economic recovery has clearly hit a soft patch and the economic road map remains highly uncertain, the road to recovery is being paved for future success.
Monday, July 09, 2012
U.S. railroads originated 996,022 intermodal containers and trailers in June, which was up 5.2 percent—or 49,168 units—over June 2011 for an average of 249,006 units per week.
Posted on 07/09 at 01:31 PM
While much of the money will be used to enhance the port’s rail network, there will also be substantial investment made to make Oakland more secure
Monday, July 02, 2012
For the past three years, we have seen our hopes rise when it comes to the economic recovery….in the first half of the year anyhow. But that seems to change when the second half comes, and this year may be no exception.
Posted on 07/02 at 12:24 PM
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Three U.S. Reps lament the lack of progress being made when it comes to maritime security.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Each year the Agriculture Transportation Coalition surveys a broad and diverse cross-section of the U.S. agriculture and forest products exporters and importers, from all geographic locations, of virtually all dry and refrigerated products, via dry and refrigerated container, to determine the ocean carrier performance
Monday, June 25, 2012
Governments, shipping organizations, companies, ship owners and all other parties concerned are invited to promote and celebrate the day in an appropriate and meaningful manner.
Posted on 06/25 at 09:01 AM
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Thursday, June 21, 2012
Transportation leaders in the House and Senate say progress is being made on a new transportation bill.
Posted on 06/21 at 03:11 PM
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Even as the global recession has forced cutbacks in government spending, other countries continue to invest significantly more than the U.S. to expand and update their transportation networks
Monday, June 18, 2012
Beacon Economics is reporting some encouraging news for Golden State shippers…especially on the job front
Posted on 06/18 at 05:43 AM
Friday, June 15, 2012
DayFund.org is a website that presents donation opportunities to those who wish to help cure cancer and serves as a matchmaker for donors and cancer research centers.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Proponents of intermodal transportation often point to fuel savings as a significant benefit of leveraging intermodal for moving freight.
Thursday, June 07, 2012
Airlines for America is joining Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood in resistance to the application of the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme
Posted on 06/07 at 08:09 AM