Posted 07/26 · 07:43 AM · LM EditorialThe customized third-party high-tech service parts logistics has announced significant expansion of its strategic stocking location (SSL) network in Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC).
Posted 07/22 · 08:49 AM · SCMR EditorialOne of the key results of a study done by Global consultancy IDC Manufacturing Insights is that manufacturers, while pressured to reduce costs, have pulled back on the prevalence of low-cost country sourcing.
Posted 07/22 · 08:33 AM · LM EditorialShippers using the EU’s biggest seaport may be hit with new surcharges next month. Serious operational problems and delays at the Euromax, ECT Home and ECT Delta terminals in Rotterdam these past three weeks have caused both delays and short-shipments of cargo to and from the Baltic and Scandinavian countries.
Posted 07/21 · 10:55 AM · LM EditorialFollowing its promising forecast made last month, the International Air Transport Association is reporting a significant surge in air cargo demand.
Posted 07/20 · 09:26 AM · LM EditorialThe number of global manufacturers shipping to the United States continued in June with a 1 percent gain, according to data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers.
Posted 07/15 · 09:27 AM · LM EditorialEven though year-over-year comparisons were relatively easy, June volumes at the Ports of Los Angeles (POLA) and the Port of Long Beach (POLB) turned in strong performances.
Posted 07/06 · 07:36 AM · SCMR EditorialThe Semiconductor Industry Association reported today that worldwide sales of semiconductors in May were $24.7 billion, a sequential increase of 4.5 percent from April.