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 12/01 · 09:11 AM · LM Editorial
Recent US West Coast port congestion issues have temporarily reversed the long-term modal shift from air to ocean as shippers seek alternative ways to make sure their goods hit the stores in time for the US holiday season, note analysts at Drewry Supply Chain Advisors in London.
Posted 11/20 · 06:20 PM · LM Editorial
DHL has released the third edition of its Global Connectedness Index (GCI), a detailed analysis of the state of globalization around the world.
Posted 11/20 · 04:38 PM · SCMR Editorial
Globalization is recovering from financial crisis, DHL Global Connectedness Index reveals
Posted 11/19 · 10:00 AM · MMH Editorial
Merger and acquisition activity in first nine months of 2014 surpasses annual totals in the previous decade.
Posted 11/14 · 01:09 PM · MMH Editorial
Business moves to better align global development and manufacturing strategy with parent company The KION Group.
Posted 11/11 · 10:43 AM · LM Editorial
On the heels of record-breaking volumes in September and October, the most recent edition of the Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation (NRF) and maritime consultancy Hackett Associates expects import cargo volumes at United States-based retail container ports to slow down in November.
Posted 11/04 · 09:37 AM · SCMR Editorial
KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, has acquired the Global Trade Management (GTM) Practice of EntryPoint Consulting LLC, an industry leader in providing SAP Global Trade Services (SAP GTS) technology and business consulting services to multinationals across industries.
Posted 10/27 · 03:09 PM · MMH Editorial
Woes of eurozone’s largest economy threaten U.S. growth, overshadow confidence in global economic recovery.
Posted 10/20 · 03:39 PM · LM Editorial
Southern California shippers are getting a break on container dwell expenses for the next ten days as the Port of Long Beach announced that it had added an extra three days to the time that overseas import containers can remain on the docks without charge.
Posted 10/20 · 11:16 AM · SCMR Editorial
U.S. shippers have been assured by a variety of governmental agencies that cargo vessels of Liberian Registry are no more vulnerable to carrying the Ebola virus than vessels sailing under other Flags of Convenience.