The latest news and features revolving around evolving customs regulations, global trade, and the services that help global shippers expedite freight through the global supply chain
Posted 01/22 · 02:48 PM · MMH Editorial
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association suggests favorable conditions will drive replacement and expansion spending.
Posted 01/21 · 01:28 PM · LM Editorial
A global logistics hub envisioned for Oakland's decommissioned army base takes a big step forward beginning today. The Port of Oakland and Union Pacific Railroad start construction to link the site with UP’s main line.
Posted 01/20 · 09:18 AM · SCMR Editorial
Martin Dixon, research manager, Drewry Supply Chain Advisors, shares his observations on the current state of ocean cargo in this exclusive interview with Supply Chain Management Review.
Posted 01/19 · 10:09 AM · LM Editorial
Container volumes at the Port of Los Angeles increased 6 percent in 2014 over the previous year, with total volumes reaching 8,340,065 Twenty-Foot-Equivalent Units (TEU). It was the third busiest year in the Port’s history, just behind 8.4 million TEUs in 2007 and 8.5 million TEUs in 2006.
Posted 01/16 · 11:04 AM · LM Editorial
Transportation and logistics bellwether UPS said this week it has rolled out international facility expansions at three different locations, two based in Germany and one in the Netherlands.
Posted 01/13 · 12:08 PM · LM Editorial
Cargo volume has reached an all-time high at the Port of Oakland.
Posted 01/08 · 07:51 AM · MMH Editorial
New space draw record is more than half of the estimated 250,000-square-foot show floor, which will include 800 exhibitors and attract 25,000 attendees.
Posted 01/06 · 09:15 AM · LM Editorial
Federal mediators will begin working with the Pacific Maritime Association and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union to ratify a new contract.
Posted 01/06 · 08:53 AM · SCMR Editorial
The data also exposes the current state of trade between the United
States and Ukraine.
Posted 01/01 · 09:00 PM · LM Editorial
The global economic recovery moves sluggishly forward, while the domestic picture has brightened considerably. Our leading market analysts explain how shippers should ready themselves for sustainable demand and plan for incremental rate hikes.