Friday, January 06, 2012
Now that we are officially into 2012, it is a good time to assess just how things stand in regards to what is ahead of us. Compared to recent years, the dismal 2009 comes to mind, it stands to reason that things could truly be much worse. But at the same time we have many things to be concerned about.
Wednesday, January 04, 2012
As noted in recent news, air cargo demand has fallen off just when 2012 was being ushered in.
Friday, December 30, 2011
There's an ancient Chinese legal concept known as “Lian Zuo” or the “Five Degrees of Culpability."
Monday, December 26, 2011
During this season of giving, shippers should consider one organization that remains devoted to their interests
Thursday, December 22, 2011
As 2011 winds down, there has been a fair amount of optimism of late when it comes to the economy. But as we know there are road blocks, too, of course.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Shippers told the Port of Oakland that it’s time to get tough with the “Occupy” movement, or they will be moving their cargo through other ocean cargo gateways next year.
Sunday, December 18, 2011
In a little over three years, the Port of Long Beach’s landmark Clean Trucks Program has helped clean up the busiest drayage truck fleet in the country and cut related air pollution by 90 percent.
Thursday, December 15, 2011
As noted in our news section, there are several deserving projects directly related to seaports included in TIGER III awards.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
A report released by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy stated that "State lawmakers reluctant to update gas taxes have cost their states, on average, $201 million in annual revenues. These losses are exacerbated by the fact that the federal gas tax, which also supports state transportation projects, has lost 41 percent of its value since it was last raised in 1993."
Posted on 12/14 at 03:17 PM
Gasoline Tax •
Monday, December 12, 2011
California's export trade fell prey to sluggish overseas demand in October but still managed to record a 24th straight month of overall growth
Posted on 12/12 at 09:18 PM
Global Trade •
Here’s the latest news on the “Occupy” movement’s plan to blockade West Coast ports today
Friday, December 09, 2011
While carriers and shippers always have things like capacity, rates, and transit times top of mind, another item on that list is safety. It always has been and always will be important—there is no way around it. That is a good thing. ‘
Posted on 12/09 at 01:59 PM
Wednesday, December 07, 2011
Even if government intervention averts a banking crisis it is unlikely that Europe will avoid a brief recession, maintain air cargo analysts
Posted on 12/07 at 09:11 PM
Air Cargo •
Global Trade •
Tuesday, December 06, 2011
Thanks to a vibrant supply chain and solid strategic planning the nation’s semiconductor industry is going strong.