Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!


Filed in Global Trade

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

As noted in a recent LM news story, the expected advantages to be gained from near-shoring from Mexico are lower freight costs, improved speed-to-market times, lower inventory costs...and risk mitigation.
Posted on 05/03 at 08:07 AM
BlogsGlobal LogisticsGlobal TradeSupply ChainPermalink


Highlighting geographical proximity and improvements in transportation services, 63 percent of senior executives chose Mexico as the most attractive locale for re-sourcing manufacturing operations closer to the U.S. market, compared with just 19 percent who would re-source to the United States
Posted on 05/03 at 07:53 AM
NewsGlobal LogisticsGlobal TradeSupply ChainPermalink


Wednesday, April 27, 2011

For U.S. exporters, reductions in oceanborne cargo service frequency due to slow steaming are problematic
Posted on 04/27 at 04:19 PM
BlogsGlobal TradeLogisticsLogistics ManagementPermalink


Monday, April 25, 2011

Following a 15 percent decline in United States-bound waterborne shipments from January to February, data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, showed that shipments were up 4 percent from February to March.
Posted on 04/25 at 11:07 AM
NewsGlobal TradeSupply Chain ManagementPanjivaImportsPermalink


Wednesday, April 20, 2011

China Shipping has completed a major phase of its terminal expansion project at the Port of Los Angeles, adding a new 925-foot section of wharf, 18 additional acres of backland and four new container cranes that will increase cargo throughput.
Posted on 04/20 at 07:47 AM
NewsOcean FreightGlobal TradeOcean CargoPermalink


Monday, April 18, 2011

As all of our nation’s major ocean cargo gateways attempt to expand their footprints and compete with enhanced infrastructure, finding the money for many such projects continues to be a daunting challenge.
Posted on 04/18 at 07:15 AM
NewsOcean FreightGlobal TradeOcean CargoPermalink


Wednesday, April 13, 2011

While U.S. federal government lawmakers continue to focus on the nation’s budgetary woes, The American Association of Port Authorities is convening a special meeting in San Francisco to examine financial challenges of its own.
Posted on 04/13 at 08:02 AM
BlogsGlobal LogisticsOcean FreightGlobal TradePermalink


Tuesday, April 12, 2011

California exporters recorded their 16th consecutive month of healthy year-over-year gains in February with shipments totaling $11.76 billion, a 13.4 percent increase over the same month last year
Posted on 04/12 at 06:48 PM
NewsGlobal LogisticsGlobal TradeWorld TradePermalink


Tuesday, April 05, 2011

As this nation struggles back from the Great Recession, one must wonder what really is behind Big Labor’s agenda. It certainly can't be job creation.
Posted on 04/05 at 03:47 PM
BlogsOcean FreightGlobal TradeOcean CargoPermalink


Sunday, April 03, 2011

One must wonder why The European Commission would welcome last week’s World Trade Organization’s final case ruling on subsidies, as it clearly favors Boeing over Airbus. Still, a proud face was put up by the EU members, who maintain that Boeing has received subsidies in the past and continues to receive them today.
Posted on 04/03 at 08:49 PM
BlogsAir FreightAir CargoGlobal TradePermalink



Page 23 of 28 pages ‹ First  < 21 22 23 24 25 >  Last ›
View all categories and topics


© Copyright 2013 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA