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 07/17 · 09:54 AM · LM Editorial
June volumes at the Port of Long Beach (POLB) were up both annually and sequentially.
Posted 07/17 · 08:46 AM · SCMR Editorial
Even with a slowdown in growth, BRICs are likely to weather the Eurozone crisis and will remain the engines of global growth
Posted 07/17 · 08:20 AM · SCMR Editorial
The two sides have held contract negotiations over the past few months with another round scheduled for July 18-21
Posted 07/16 · 02:44 PM · SCMR Editorial
Total container volume—at 696,847 Twenty-foot Equivalents (TEU)—were up 8.75 percent annually and was below May and April, which hit 731,352 TEU and 707,182 TEU, respectively.
Posted 07/16 · 02:32 PM · LM Editorial
Total container volume—at 696,847 Twenty-foot Equivalents (TEU)—were up 8.75 percent annually and were below May and April, which hit 731,352 TEU and 707,182 TEU, respectively.
Posted 07/16 · 09:22 AM · LM Editorial
Late last week UPS said that the European Commission’s review of the proposed acquisition is now expected to move to a “Phase II review,” because there are facets of the deal that require more time to analyze.
Posted 07/13 · 11:02 AM · LM Editorial
Covering roughly 13 acres, company officials said the hub can process up to 20,000 documents and 20,000 parcels per hour.
Posted 07/12 · 10:19 AM · LM Editorial
While transportation and logistics bellwethers UPS and FedEx are well-established in all corners of the world, one area where their presences could be even greater felt is China.
Posted 07/11 · 08:56 AM · LM Editorial
The report is calling for July import cargo volume to increase 1.6 percent annually, with modest annual gains expected in subsequent months into the holiday shipping cycle.
Posted 07/10 · 02:27 PM · LM Editorial
After slow but steady improvement over the first half of this year, small business optimism soured considerably in June, said analysts at IHS Global Insight