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 09/22 · 06:31 AM · LM Editorial
The air cargo industry has made unexpected gains in recent months, but analysts are not predicting that the trend will continue into 2011.
Posted 09/21 · 05:34 AM · SCMR Editorial
When it comes to ensuring sustainable and safe transport of food and medicine, a single unified vision is required, said Andy Janson, chairman of the International Refrigerated Transportation Association
Posted 09/20 · 11:32 AM · SCMR Editorial
While this week’s event is larger than ever, there’s a pronounced lean and green element to the supply chain management track worth noting.
Posted 09/17 · 06:00 PM · LM Editorial
Port of Los Angeles staff will recommend to the Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners an adjusted schedule for implementation of certain provisions of the Port of Los Angeles Clean Truck Program Concession Agreement that were previously enjoined by the federal court.
Posted 09/15 · 12:01 PM · LM Editorial
Imports lead the way at both ports, while exports show sequential declines.
Posted 09/10 · 10:00 AM · LM Editorial
Dwindling space and risings rates have caused major disruptions for U.S. importers over the first half of 2010. How long will these challenges persist on the high seas? We’ve asked a couple experts to explain what ocean shippers can expect for the rest of this year.
Posted 09/09 · 08:25 AM · LM Editorial
The number of global manufacturers shipping to the United States inched up from July to August, according to data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers.
Posted 09/08 · 07:52 AM · LM Editorial
Like last month, the most recent Port Tracker report by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates is calling for import cargo volumes at U.S.-based retail ports to decline throughout the rest of 2010.
Posted 09/08 · 04:27 AM · SCMR Editorial
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today released its annual economic report entitled “Labor Day 2010: The Impact of Anti-Labor Policies on Working Men and Women.”
Posted 09/07 · 11:45 AM · SCMR Editorial
There has been a growing realization that "the obvious" global sourcing decision may not be so obvious after all.