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 01/17 · 09:00 AM · SCMR Editorial
California’s exporters turned in another strong performance in November, marking the 25th consecutive month in which the state’s merchandise export trade increased on a year-over-year basis
Posted 01/16 · 10:26 AM · LM Editorial
The United States exported $177.8 billion in goods and services in November, 2011, according to data released late last week by the Bureau of Economic Analysis of the U.S. Commerce Department.
Posted 01/13 · 11:09 AM · LM Editorial
Dachser USA has expanded its global network with the addition of branch offices in South Africa located in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.
Posted 01/12 · 09:11 AM · LM Editorial
Amid concerns that over capacity will continue to haunt the container shipping industry comes news that U.S. imports have gone into a slump
Posted 01/11 · 03:16 PM · LM Editorial
Daniel Griswold is a trade evangelist, and his mission to destroy existing barriers is embraced and shared by LM readers.
Posted 01/11 · 03:08 PM · LM Editorial
The National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ) announced that Daniel Griswold, a nationally recognized advocate for open trade and economic expansion, has been appointed NAFTZ President
Posted 01/09 · 11:30 AM · LM Editorial
As if U.S. West Coast ports didn’t have enough to worry about, a new competitor is surfacing South of the Border to challenge them.
Posted 01/09 · 11:09 AM · LM Editorial
The latest saga in the grounding of the cargo vessel, Rena, has the government of New Zealand taking emergency actions.
Posted 01/06 · 11:03 AM · LM Editorial
The total container capacity of ships deployed on liner trades grew by 7.3 percent in 2011 to reach 15.90 million TEU according to Alphaliner, the Paris-based shipping consultancy.
Posted 01/04 · 02:11 PM · LM Editorial
As noted in recent news, air cargo demand has fallen off just when 2012 was being ushered in.