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 09/19 · 02:59 PM · SCMR Editorial
One of the most effective ways to create good new jobs and reverse the income decline of the past decade is for the United States to “become a thriving trading nation,” concludes a new Task Force report on U.S. Trade and Investment Policy.
Posted 09/16 · 09:56 AM · LM Editorial
This announcement came 25 years to the day when UPS began operations out of this airport. Company officials said the roughly $200 million expansion, which is expected to be completed by the end of 2013, will be comprised of equipping the existing facility with additional state-of-the-art technology and an extension to the existing building, with the building processing larger freight shipments.
Posted 09/15 · 01:19 PM · LM Editorial
August volumes for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach were both down compared to the same timeframe in 2010.
Posted 09/15 · 09:18 AM · LM Editorial
Daily Maersk, the Danish carrier’s new service on the Asia–North Europe trade lane, will dramatically change the way shipping is done overseas. But can the same be said for calls to the States?
Posted 09/15 · 08:58 AM · LM Editorial
The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) shows that inflation remained in stand-still mode in August as an upsurge in food prices was offset by an equivalent decrease in energy prices
Posted 09/15 · 08:53 AM · LM Editorial
With its fifth annual bechmarking survey of logistics professionals, Kewill came to some rather startling conclusions about the current state of the parcel shipping industry
Posted 09/14 · 09:19 AM · LM Editorial
CEVA Logistics recently announced it is ramping up its less-than-container-load (LCL) service offerings, with the addition of a new service from Hamburg to New York.
Posted 09/13 · 09:33 AM · LM Editorial
Opening these new offices is part of an ongoing trend for the company in terms of expanding its global reach.
Posted 09/13 · 07:54 AM · LM Editorial
In another sign that the United States economy is not heading into a second dip, California exporters recorded yet another month of double-digit growth
Posted 09/13 · 07:49 AM · LM Editorial
At the same time, however, Maersk and other carriers may soon be holding shippers accountable for freight that is promised, but does not appear