Wednesday, April 11, 2012
If you are a shipper hoping that diesel prices will start heading down after being above the $4 per gallon mark over the last several weeks, you may need to temper your expectations. The latest reason for this sentiment comes from the United States Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) in its recently updated Short-Term Energy Outlook.
Posted on 04/11 at 09:09 AM
Diesel Prices •
Saturday, April 07, 2012
Mexican President Felipe Calderón visits Cuba this week, signaling greater hemispheric cooperation with the “closed loop” economy of the tiny island nation
Posted on 04/07 at 09:29 AM
Global Trade •
Monday, April 02, 2012
There is a growing sense of optimism for the upcoming peak season. This could be viewed with skeptical eyes by many freight industry transportation stakeholders, given that a real peak has truly failed to materialize in a meaningful way for at least four years running, if not more.
Saturday, March 31, 2012
CFOs continue to see solid signs of the economic recovery in U.S. manufacturing.
Monday, March 26, 2012
The topic of Congress getting its act together and passing a transportation bill was a focal point of President Obama’s Weekly Radio Address yesterday.
Friday, March 23, 2012
Flags of Convenience should be reigned in to provide more opportunity for U.S. mariners
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
With little chance of a new federal surface transportation bill getting signed into law before March 31, when the eighth continuing resolution of SAFETEA-LU expires, the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee will introduce a thee-month extension.
When one of the world’s largest cargo vessels enters San Francisco Bay today, shippers will witness a new era also being ushered in
Monday, March 19, 2012
The International Air Transport Association is urging U.S. policy makers to improve aviation competitiveness by easing the tax and regulatory burdens on the airline industry.
Posted on 03/19 at 09:23 AM
Air Cargo •
Air Freight •