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Wednesday, March 27, 2013
TNT Express, a Netherlands-based provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator, said this week it is making several moves to improve profitability between now and 2015.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
United Cargo, one of the world's largest belly carriers, announced it has expanded its service for temperature-sensitive shipments by adding nine new cities to its worldwide TempControl network
Posted on 03/26 at 04:25 PM
The Port of Stockton has selected SSA Marine to manage the port’s terminal for the new M-580 Marine Highway Corridor service between the ports of Stockton and Oakland.
Posted on 03/26 at 04:12 PM
Legislation geared to remove the industry’s exemptions from antitrust laws is rolled out by a bipartisan Senate due, and the arguments for an and against removing the railroads industry’s exemptions from antitrust laws remain the same.
Report predicts 16 of 24 industries will show gains in 2013, with 23 of 24 set to grow in 2014.
The average price per gallon fell 4.1 cents—matching last week’s decrease—to $4.006 per gallon. These matching declines were preceded by 4.2 cent and 2.9 cent drops, representing a cumulative 15.3 cent drop over the last four weeks.
Posted on 03/26 at 08:37 AM
Diesel Prices •
Monday, March 25, 2013
Revenue at FedEx Freight, the company's less-than-truckload unit, at $1.24 billion was up 0.8 percent from $1.23 billion last year, with an operating margin of 0.3 percent compared to -0.1 percent a year ago.
Posted on 03/25 at 10:00 AM
FedEx Freight •
FTR said that the SCI represents “deteriorating conditions” for shippers early in 2013, with the SCI forecast expected to continue moving down as the year moves on, approaching negative double-digits by the end of 2013.
Posted on 03/25 at 09:14 AM
FTR Associates •
UPS and the Teamsters union are “far apart” during their ongoing contract talks that began with optimism last year that an agreement could be reached before the current five-year deal expires July 31.
Posted on 03/25 at 06:59 AM
Friday, March 22, 2013
Bill includes language calling for full use of Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund.
Posted on 03/22 at 09:59 AM