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 03/29 · 08:59 AM · LM Editorial
For logistics managers, it’s important to understand what surplus oil production capacity means to oil and fuel prices—and, therefore, your bottom line.
Posted 03/29 · 08:30 AM · LM Editorial
Offshoring is still with us for the time being, but it’s end is near. Then what?
Posted 03/27 · 05:23 PM · LM Editorial
Corporations in the U.S. and Europe will move an additional 750,000 jobs in IT, finance, and other business services to India and other low-cost geographies by 2016, according to new research from The Hackett Group, Inc.
Posted 03/26 · 04:22 PM · LM Editorial
Global Logistics Development Partners announced that it is establishing an office presence in the UK that will focus on business in the UK, Ireland, Continental Europe and the Middle East.
Posted 03/26 · 04:10 PM · LM Editorial
Oversupply of container vessels operating on the Asia – Europe trade lane has pushed Maersk Line’s container freight rates to unsustainably low levels.
Posted 03/24 · 11:49 AM · LM Editorial
While China is the largest provider of imports to the U.S., it is also becoming a major destination for U.S. exports, noted a well-known economist
Posted 03/23 · 09:45 AM · SCMR Editorial
Data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, found that both United States-bound waterborne shipments and the number of manufacturers shipping to the U.S. from January to February declined, following gains from December to January.
Posted 03/23 · 09:07 AM · LM Editorial
Flags of Convenience should be reigned in to provide more opportunity for U.S. mariners
Posted 03/22 · 12:03 PM · LM Editorial
CEO Fred Smith says FedEx has a profitable multi-billion dollar business in Europe and it is growing strongly.
Posted 03/22 · 10:00 AM · LM Editorial
According to company officials, BDP AirStar expedites shipments from Chicago, New York, and Houston to Amsterdam to immediate transit to all major European destinations. This service is part of a multi-carrier partnership BDP has with KLM, Air France, and Delta.