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Monday, September 26, 2011

While manufacturing has been considered a bright spot for the United States economy during of the economic downturn, recent data from consultancy Grant Thornton LLP indicates that manufacturers are losing faith in the growth prospects for the economy.

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Analysts with the Paris-based consultancy, Alphaliner, are advising shippers to cast a critical eye on ocean carrier promises for “daily cut-offs.”
Posted on 09/25 at 08:42 PM
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Friday, September 23, 2011

Carload volume—at 299,914—was down 1.4 percent year-over-year and was up compared to last week’s 278,382.
Posted on 09/23 at 10:16 AM
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While the global economy remains firmly entrenched in a holding pattern, data from Panjiva showed a seasonal increase in the number of United States-bound waterborne shipments for the fourth time on the last five months.
Posted on 09/23 at 09:32 AM
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Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood has announced that the Port of San Francisco was awarded $2.97 million for rail improvements aimed at improving segments of its freight rail track
Posted on 09/23 at 09:06 AM
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Thursday, September 22, 2011

Schneider National subsidiary Schneider Logistics has rolled out a new service geared towards shippers with “re-occurring” less-than-truckload moves.
Posted on 09/22 at 01:25 PM
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Company officials said signs of a global economic slowdown, which resulted in lower volumes and lower productivity for FedEx Express, were offset by improved results at the company’s FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight units.
Posted on 09/22 at 10:42 AM
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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Investment analysts greeted the news when UPS announced objectives for growing its revenue and profit over the next 3-to-5 years
Posted on 09/21 at 08:45 PM
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In an exclusive interview, Unisys Corporation noted that it had reduced supply chain costs by an impressive 62 percent at Brazil’s major ocean cargo gateways
Posted on 09/21 at 07:24 PM
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Data from ACT Research, a provider of data and analysis for trucks and other commercial vehicles, showed that commercial vehicle orders did fairly well in August in light of the increasing amount of economic turmoil in recent weeks.
Posted on 09/21 at 12:57 PM
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