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 03/01 · 05:07 PM · LM Editorial
Even if there's a turnaround, don't expect the growth rates that we saw in the 1990’s or the 2000’s
Posted 03/01 · 04:58 PM · LM Editorial
“The US is a bright spot in the global economy,” says IHS chief economist Dr. Nariman Behravesh, “ and within the U.S. it’s the consumer that is the bright spot.”
Posted 02/24 · 09:18 AM · LM Editorial
Election year politics notwithstanding, Alexander Feldman, president and CEO of the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council is a strong advocate of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Posted 02/23 · 08:41 AM · MMH Editorial
Material handling robots segment accounted for nearly 47% of the global industrial robotics market in heavy industries in 2015.
Posted 02/22 · 04:17 PM · SCMR Editorial
While the expanded Panama Canal will be able to handle larger vessels this Peak Season, the next generation of mega ships must be deployed on all-water routes. The nation’s premier ports, say industry experts, will still have to compete by providing customized service, no matter how much volume steams in.
Posted 02/22 · 04:08 PM · SCMR Editorial
Ten Southeast Asian countries launched a long-term plan to achieve regional economic integration within the next 10 years in an effort to better compete with China, Japan and South Korea. However, supply chain infrastructure must be rapidly improved for this to happen.
Posted 02/17 · 04:22 PM · LM Editorial
Today's signing of a new US-Cuba air services pact opening up a scheduled services market closed since the 1960s was greeted with enthusiasm by both United and American Airlines.
Posted 02/16 · 10:03 AM · SCMR Editorial
The 2016 Edelman Trust Barometer finds global trust inequality is growing
Posted 02/16 · 09:12 AM · LM Editorial
From its inception as an online book retailer, to being the world’s biggest e-commerce company, Amazon’s influence and control over the sector has been almost absolute.
Posted 02/10 · 05:34 PM · LM Editorial
The U.S. Customs & Border Protection announced earlier this week that it will delay the implementation of some parts of its Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) electronic document single window platform beyond the current February 28th deadline.