The latest news and insight revolving around global trade, logistics services, evolving customs and regulations, supply chain security, and the technology necessary to speed freight through the global supply chain.
Posted 08/29 · 08:39 AM · SCMR Editorial
Calling the global supply chain “the next playground for hackers,” The International Maritime Bureau is calling for vigilance.
Posted 08/27 · 10:01 AM · MMH Editorial
IHS Technology reports 2.1% fall in revenues for programmable logic controllers; strong growth in US and food and beverage.
Posted 08/27 · 09:43 AM · MMH Editorial
Razat Gaurav to lead global industries and solutions; Enrique Rodriguez appointed global sales leader.
Posted 08/25 · 12:51 PM · SCMR Editorial
Cambashi, recently announced the 2014 second quarter update to its market data resource on emerging markets
Posted 08/18 · 06:38 PM · SCMR Editorial
Reported Hijackings dropped drastically from the first half of 2013, contributing to the overall decrease in the theft rate for the Asia-Pacific region.
Posted 08/13 · 01:50 PM · SCMR Editorial
Between January and May of this year, SCM World fielded a six-question survey in order to understand the supply chain community’s perception of global third party logistics providers (3PLs).
Posted 08/13 · 08:21 AM · LM Editorial
Revenue was up 6 percent compared to the first quarter at $1.978 million and down 4.2 percent annually, and adjusted EBITDA was up 40 percent compared to the first quarter at $60 million, and was down 25 percent annually. Quarterly EBITDA was lower annually, due to the company’s Freight Management group revenues being negatively affected by lower market rates.
Posted 08/12 · 10:31 AM · LM Editorial
In echoing what has become a common refrain in recent months, the monthly Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation (NRF) and maritime consultancy Hackett Associates continues to call for increased import activity at United States-based retail container ports.
Posted 08/12 · 08:23 AM · SCMR Editorial
Air cargo carriers in Asia-Pacific and the Middle East have been the biggest beneficiaries of the improved market conditions.
Posted 08/12 · 08:18 AM · SCMR Editorial
For the quarter, PwC said there were 51 transportation and logistics transactions values at $50 million or more for a total of $20 billion, which was ahead of 38 deals for a cumulative $16.2 billion recorded during the first quarter and the 39 deals valued at a cumulative $16.b billion in the second quarter of 2013.