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 12/16 · 01:37 PM · LM Editorial
Once again the driving force behind monthly POLA numbers was exports at 197,878 TEU, which is the single highest monthly total for exports, topping October’s 193,548 TEU. November POLA exports were up 15.01 percent annually.
Posted 12/15 · 05:59 PM · LM Editorial
As noted in our news section, there are several deserving projects directly related to seaports included in TIGER III awards.
Posted 12/15 · 05:54 PM · LM Editorial
Transportation projects in 33 states and Puerto Rico will receive a total of $511 million from the third round of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s popular TIGER grants program
Posted 12/15 · 04:48 PM · LM Editorial
In an ongoing effort to improve fuel efficiency while extending its profitability in the airline industry, Southwest has placed a firm order for 150 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes, with the first delivery scheduled in 2017
Posted 12/15 · 12:15 PM · LM Editorial
During its fiscal second quarter earnings announcement today, FedEx announced it has inked a deal with The Boeing Company to modernize its FedEx Express aircraft fleet.
Posted 12/14 · 10:38 AM · LM Editorial
Shifts in inventory management by retailers appear to have made an impact on import cargo volumes at major United States-based container ports, according to the monthly Port Tracker report by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.
Posted 12/12 · 09:18 PM · LM Editorial
California's export trade fell prey to sluggish overseas demand in October but still managed to record a 24th straight month of overall growth
Posted 12/07 · 09:11 PM · LM Editorial
Even if government intervention averts a banking crisis it is unlikely that Europe will avoid a brief recession, maintain air cargo analysts
Posted 12/07 · 08:50 PM · LM Editorial
The immediate short-term outlook is dim, said analysts
Posted 12/06 · 05:11 PM · LM Editorial
Thanks to a vibrant supply chain and solid strategic planning the nation’s semiconductor industry is going strong.