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 02/06 · 04:06 AM · SCMR Editorial
Data recently released by Panjiva, an online search engine with information on global suppliers and manufacturers, showed that global trade activity was relatively flat to finish the year from November to December.
Posted 02/06 · 04:03 AM · MMH Editorial
Data recently released by Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, showed that global trade activity was relatively flat to finish the year from November to December.
Posted 02/06 · 03:52 AM · LM Editorial
Panjiva reported that U.S.-bound waterborne shipments in December—at 1,093533—represent the highest number of December imports on record since 2007.
Posted 02/04 · 03:49 AM · SCMR Editorial
The growth in the number of freight forwarding companies joining the Airforwarders Association (AfA) has reached unprecedented levels, with the organization's regular membership rolls expanding by nearly 25 percent over the past year.
Posted 02/01 · 06:00 PM · LM Editorial
Shippers and their service providers are outlining plans for the new year by identifying pain points in the reverse loop. Key to that process is developing a returns management strategy designed to provide customers with multi-channel visibility.
Posted 02/01 · 06:59 AM · LM Editorial
In previous centuries, international trade volumes typically flowed east to west, with more goods, materials, and components journeying from emerging markets— largely in Asia—to mature economies in Europe and North America.
Posted 01/27 · 04:44 PM · SCMR Editorial
AsiaInspection, (AI) a leading provider of quality control services for businesses importing from emerging Pacific Rim nations, observes that 2013 was a challenging year for brands and retailers
Posted 01/24 · 07:30 AM · LM Editorial
Air cargo transportation services provider Forward Air Inc. said it inked a definitive agreement to acquire the stock of Central States Trucking Company and Central States Logistics.
Posted 01/22 · 04:11 AM · MMH Editorial
Grant Thornton International Business Report cites economic uncertainty as the number one constraint to business growth in coming year.
Posted 01/21 · 05:45 AM · LM Editorial
Menlo Worldwide Logistics LLC recently announced it has expanded in Malaysia with the opening of the Shah Alam Section 15 warehouse in the city of Selangor.