China

By MMH Staff · January 22, 2014
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By MMH Staff · September 17, 2013
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By Patrick Burnson · September 1, 2013
Threatened by “emerging nation” neighbors that can provide cheaper labor and more cost-effective transportation, China is now pushing back with even more development to keep pace.
By Jeff Berman · August 15, 2013
Transportation and logistics bellwether UPS announced this week that it opened up two new China-based contract logistics distribution facilities in Chengdu and Shanghai as part of its commitment to serve the growing domestic Chinese market.
By Jeff Berman · May 28, 2013
As the global economic picture remains, um, murky, a recent report in the Wall Street Journal observed that declining manufacturing output in China, the world’s second largest economy after the United States, is cause for concern.
By Jeff Berman · May 22, 2013
Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, recently announced that through a partnership with Export to China (ETCN) it is the first company to make Chinese trade data accessible in searchable company profiles.
By Josh Bond · April 29, 2013
Four out of five executives surveyed say nearshoring will be an important decision in coming year.
By Patrick Burnson · November 27, 2012
While many U.S. West Coast ports have been benefitting from overseas demand for raw materials, even some of the largest East Coast ocean cargo gateways are seizing the opportunity
By Jeff Berman · September 11, 2012
According to a Wall Street Journal report, the Chinese government has granted both companies the green light to provide intra-China express package services.
By Mark Pearson · July 1, 2012
From 2010 to 2020, China’s aggregate household income will increase by more than $3.2 trillion. Income increases in India will total $1.4 trillion during the same period. This is definitely impressive, but hardly the whole story. In fact, rises of similar significance are expected in a host of “non BRIC” countries—emerging markets that should be on the radar screens of most global companies and, by implication, most supply chain executives.
By Jeff Berman · April 2, 2012
A new report from global real estate firm Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), entitled “China50: Fifty Real Estate Markets that Matter,” said that while China’s economy is strong, there is a significant under-supply of quality logistics-related real estate space.
By Patrick Burnson · March 24, 2012
While China is the largest provider of imports to the U.S., it is also becoming a major destination for U.S. exports, noted a well-known economist

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