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 10/21 · 09:43 AM · SCMR Editorial
Efficiencies resulting from centralizing security intelligence tools and information reduce costs while enhancing threat detection and improving incident response, all of which goes right to the bottom line
Posted 10/21 · 08:29 AM · LM Editorial
Near-sourcing and the North American Free Trade Agreement represent a perfect supply chain match, industry analysts contend.
Posted 10/20 · 01:29 PM · LM Editorial
Faced with the prospect of not being allowed to fly its cargo planes at night, Lufthansa Cargo said earlier today it is working on contingency plans to, once the night flight ban takes effect on October 30.
Posted 10/20 · 09:50 AM · LM Editorial
The Port of Oakland reached a major funding milestone of nearly $350 million for harbor deepening and maintenance, this week, thereby enhancing its position as a leading U.S. ocean cargo export gateway
Posted 10/19 · 02:54 PM · LM Editorial
The Maritime Union of New Zealand is rightly contending that the responsibility for the Rena disaster lies with Government and authorities as much as with individual crew members
Posted 10/19 · 09:16 AM · SCMR Editorial
According to IHS Global Insight’s China analyst, Alistair Thornton, this should be a concern as it will impact the nation’s short-term expansion trajectory
Posted 10/18 · 10:40 AM · LM Editorial
Ocean cargo shippers will have access to more than a million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs), thanks to the continuing introduction of new vessel capacity.
Posted 10/18 · 08:53 AM · SCMR Editorial
Near-sourcing and the North American Free Trade Agreement represent a perfect supply chain match, industry analysts contend
Posted 10/17 · 10:41 AM · LM Editorial
In another important milestone of its Expansion Program, the Panama Canal Authority announced the completion of phase three of the dry excavation project in the construction of the Pacific Access Channel
Posted 10/17 · 09:02 AM · SCMR Editorial
Complexity tends to increase costs. Complexity can adversely affect the resilience of your supply chain (its ability to bounce back after events). Complexity makes risk management more difficult. Complexity tends to slow down decisions and actions.