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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Seasonally-adjusted (SA) for-hire truck tonnage in January was up 1.2 percent at 135.7 (2000=100) on the heels of a revised 0.1 percent increase in December. And on an annual basis SA tonnage was up 6.6 percent compared to January 2014, which the ATA said marks the single largest annual gain in more than a year.
Posted on 02/24 at 01:32 PM
Truck Tonnage •
Panjiva said that this marks the worst start to a new year since it began tracking this data in 2007.
Posted on 02/24 at 10:35 AM
Global Trade •
Increasing 3.5 cents to $2.90 per gallon, this increase follows 3 cent and 0.4 cent gains over the previous two weeks for a total 6.9 cent increase over that three-week period.
Posted on 02/24 at 09:36 AM
Diesel Prices •
Monday, February 23, 2015
The deep-water Mexican port of Lazaro Cardenas is becoming increasingly attractive.
Posted on 02/23 at 01:58 PM
A new report from Chicago-based freight transportation and logistics consultancy CarrierDirect, entitled “Eat or Be Eaten: The Year of Separation in Freight,” takes a deep dive into various aspects of current market trends on freight transportation and logistics.
Posted on 02/23 at 01:00 PM
Friday, February 20, 2015
Meanwhile, Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein both issued a letter appealing to reason
Posted on 02/20 at 09:16 AM
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Port of Oakland marine terminal operations halted today as longshore workers took the day off for a union meeting.
Posted on 02/19 at 12:16 PM
More than 800 professionals from across the air freight supply chain will gather in New Orleans in two weeks to discuss trends, challenges, opportunities and the future of the air cargo industry at the industry's premier conference and trade show, AirCargo 2015.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
The National Labor Relations Board has issued new representation election rules that drastically reduce the period between the filing of an election petition by a union and the holding of an NLRB election.
Posted on 02/17 at 09:49 AM
Speculation first reported in Logistics Management that APL Logistics was up for sale has been confirmed. In a statement issued yesterday, Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) indicated it is spinning off the third-party arm for $1.2 billion to Japan’s Kintetsu World Express (KWE).
Posted on 02/17 at 06:24 AM
Ocean Freight •