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 11/21 · 08:36 PM · LM Editorial
As most diplomatic and trade activity grinds to a halt this holiday season, shippers should still keep their eyes on what is happening with NAFTA
Posted 11/21 · 01:31 PM · SCMR Editorial
Although most U.S. exporters may not need specific licenses to take part in the President’s? National Export Initiative, determining if that is the case can be very expensive.
Posted 11/18 · 02:02 PM · LM Editorial
October volumes at the Port of Long Beach were down were down for the fourth straight month, according to data released by the port this week.
Posted 11/18 · 09:06 AM · SCMR Editorial
Analysts at Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, indicated that global trade activity showed a bit of a “leveling off” from September to October
Posted 11/17 · 03:20 PM · LM Editorial
Spurred by strong export growth, October volumes at the Port of Los Angeles were solid on a year-over-year basis on the heels of an uneven September the month before.
Posted 11/17 · 12:10 PM · LM Editorial
After alarming declines from August to September, data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, indicated that global trade activity showed a bit of a “leveling off” from September to October.
Posted 11/17 · 10:11 AM · LM Editorial
The National Retail Federation is reminding consumers that Free shipping isn’t free…but it works
Posted 11/16 · 09:28 AM · LM Editorial
The National Foreign Trade Council is among those groups now praising the progress made at Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum this week on investment in environmental goods and services
Posted 11/15 · 12:43 PM · LM Editorial
The National Industrial Transportation League announced that the recipient of the 2011 Logistics Executive of the Year Award goes to the U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Ray LaHood.
Posted 11/15 · 10:29 AM · SCMR Editorial
A new UPS-sponsored survey suggests that high-tech manufacturers may be the first to decrease their dependence on China for sourcing