Posted 08/15 · 08:37 AM · LM EditorialCoinciding with the advent of container shipping’s “peak season,” Supply Chain Management Review asked Brian M. Conrad, Executive Administrator, TSA/WTSA to provide readers with an in-depth forecast
Posted 08/14 · 12:35 PM · LM EditorialWhile “collaboration” was the watchword for supply chain managers reliant on ocean carriage, it appears that in 2012 it is going to be “accountability.”
Posted 08/06 · 07:33 PM · LM EditorialOcean cargo carriers are running out of options to hold down capacity, said analysts for Alphaliner.
Posted 08/01 · 10:30 PM · LM EditorialDue to the critical role our nation’s gateways play in the growth of global trade, the staffs of Peerless Research Group (PRG) and Logistics Management felt the need to bring the Ports category back to the Quest for Quality Awards survey after a more than 10-year hiatus.
Posted 08/01 · 05:00 PM · LM EditorialAnalysts agree: One of the greatest challenges facing both shippers and carriers over the next year will be rebuilding relationships on the high seas.
Posted 07/25 · 03:52 PM · LM EditorialA short-sighted provision contained in the highway bill, MAP-21, is being challenged by legislators seeking to protect U.S.-flagged vessels
Posted 07/23 · 01:13 PM · LM EditorialOfficials from the International Longshoremen’s Association, the largest union of maritime workers in North America, and the United States Maritime Alliance, an alliance of container carriers, direct employers, and port associations serving United States-based East and Gulf Coasts, recently reported progress is being made on negotiations for a new labor contract.
Posted 07/20 · 07:38 AM · LM EditorialEach of these projects directly support vital logistical hubs and their ability to move freight efficiently to reduce costs to consumers, create jobs, and help America’s manufacturing and agricultural industries sell their goods overseas
Posted 07/18 · 09:20 AM · LM EditorialThe first United States Department of Agricultural Ocean Shipping Container Availability Report should be welcomed by beneficial cargo owners
Posted 07/18 · 08:24 AM · LM EditorialSeaIntel’s measurements with the actual container delivery reliability based on INTTRA’s data, identified a significant gap between these performance measures