Posted 12/17 · 07:32 AM · SCMR EditorialAnalysts with Manufacturers/MAPI said that despite som “deceleration,” Brazil and Argentina have exceeded pre-crisis manufacturing production levels and are set to post record highs
Posted 12/15 · 09:56 AM · LM EditorialImport cargo volumes at U.S.-based retail container ports are expected to see gains on an annual basis in December and for all of 2010, according to the most recent Port Tracker report by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Hackett Associates.
Posted 12/14 · 04:08 PM · SCMR EditorialIt is in our best interest as Americans to determine the road ahead and stop looking in the rear-view mirror, said a prominent supply chain analyst.
Posted 12/14 · 10:07 AM · SCMR Editorial"The Assembly Plant of the Future -- Restructuring Global Manufacturing to Meet the Challenges of the Global Economy," discusses the challenges of global manufacturing and how forward-looking automakers are restructuring their supply chains.
Posted 12/13 · 02:21 PM · LM EditorialIn an ongoing legal battle, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit granted a petition by the ATA to expedite the filing of briefs in its suit against the concession requirements in the Port of Los Angeles so-called “clean-truck program.”
Posted 12/06 · 09:42 AM · LM EditorialTony Tyler, CEO of Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways is taking the helm, a long overdue move reflecting the dominance of the Asia Pacific air cargo market
Posted 12/05 · 11:03 PM · SCMR EditorialThe National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), which has been largely critical to current administration, issued a note of praise today for its U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement.
Posted 11/30 · 05:15 PM · LM EditorialEven with consumer confidence shaken by government austerity measures, individuals and businesses continued to purchase PCs in the third quarter, "driving up global shipments smartly.”
Posted 11/29 · 08:16 AM · LM EditorialA slight surge in air cargo demand has some industry analysts predicting a prolonged rebound.
Posted 11/24 · 10:26 AM · SCMR EditorialThe Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis today released data on personal income and outlays for October 2010 which should make an impact on supply chain