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

BTS says surface trade with NAFTA partners up 15.5 percent annually in November 2010

Posted 02/01 · 11:27 AM · LM Editorial
Trade using surface transportation between the United States and its North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners Canada and Mexico was up 15.5 percent in November 2010 compared to November 2009, increasing to $68.1 billion, according to data released by the United States Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).

UPS finishes fourth quarter on a high note with strong earnings

Posted 02/01 · 09:21 AM · LM Editorial
Even though the economy is still taking its lumps en route to a full-fledged recovery, UPS appears to be ahead of the game based on its fourth quarter and full-year 2010 earnings performance.

Will slow steaming become a non-issue?

Posted 02/01 · 09:05 AM · LM Editorial
While the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) is moving forward with an investigation of slow steaming practices in the transpacific, some analysts question whether it will even be an issue after the upcoming Lunar New Year.

ProLogis, AMB ink definitive agreement to pave way for merger

Posted 01/31 · 11:50 AM · LM Editorial
Following speculation that global industrial real estate bellwethers ProLogis and AMB Property Corporation were planning to merge, the companies announced today that they have joined hands in inking a definitive agreement through what that described as a “merger of equals.”

The supply chain held hostage

Posted 01/31 · 08:20 AM · LM Editorial
Irrespective of political concerns or positions, the current upheaval in Egypt must not result in the closing of the Suez Canal

The supply chain held hostage

Posted 01/31 · 08:15 AM · SCMR Editorial
Irrespective of political concerns or positions, the current upheaval in Egypt must not result in the closing of the Suez Canal

Service expansion a key driver for Pitt Ohio rebranding

Posted 01/28 · 12:42 PM · LM Editorial
Taking steps to let shippers know about its full range of freight transportation service offerings, regional less-than-truckload carrier Pitt Ohio Express has officially re-branded and will be known as Pitt Ohio going forward.

Piracy’s hidden cost

Posted 01/27 · 09:23 AM · LM Editorial
If the on-going plight of the world’s victimized seafarers doesn’t arouse decisive action against piracy, perhaps this news will: shipping is becoming more expensive

Horizon Lines targets KC hub with transpacific imports

Posted 01/25 · 09:03 PM · LM Editorial
Horizon Lines announced it has instituted a 15-day transit schedule for containerized cargo shipped from Shanghai to Kansas City with its new International service

FedEx rolls out new option for healthcare shippers

Posted 01/25 · 09:36 AM · LM Editorial
FedEx this week said it has rolled out a new service, entitled, FedEx Deep Frozen Shipping Solution, which it said is an end-to-end service for shipping temperature-sensitive healthcare products around the world.

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