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03.07.2020

Third GRI in a month pushes Asia-US container rates higher

Spot rates to the West Coast are up 69 percent year over year. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com Trans-Pacific container lines successfully pushed up eastbound container spot rates […]
03.07.2020

Asia air cargo exports show signs of recovery

Global demand for PPE is slowing, but there are encouraging signs of rising general air cargo volume. Photo credit: Shutterstock Rising general air cargo volume and […]
03.07.2020

JOC Uncharted: Digitalization will reduce LTL costs, improve service

Pitt Ohio says more shippers are interested in digitizing their supply chains, eliminating the exchange of paperwork at docks, because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo credit: […]
03.07.2020

Asia-Europe container spot rate rally extends into July

Rising volume and limited capacity is keeping spot rates elevated on the Asia-Europe trade. Photo credit: Shutterstock Spot rates on the Asia-Europe trade are tracking well […]
03.07.2020

CMA CGM helps expand clean-fuel initiative in Europe

CMA CGM is one of 11 international groups that have joined forces in the drive to create a more sustainable transport and logistics industry. Photo credit: […]
03.07.2020

US lifeline to YRC Worldwide calms LTL market

CEO Darren Hawkins said the $700 million loan will allow YRC Worldwide to return its focus to the firm. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The news that YRC Worldwide […]
02.07.2020

US trucking regains 44 percent of jobs lost to pandemic

Strong demand in June, especially for retail products, put more truckers back on the road. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. US trucking employment surged by 23,300 jobs in […]
02.07.2020

APMT rolls out API container availability alerts

Container availability and gate information exchange processes are being digitized across a number of terminals in the Southern California ports. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Global container terminal […]
02.07.2020

JOC Uncharted: More consolidation likely in MPV/HL sector, says BBC’s Ulrichs

The BBC Emerald carrying cranes bound for Port Morehead, North Carolina. There are few members of the multipurpose/heavylift (MPV/HL) sector capable of being true global operators, […]
02.07.2020

Transplace offers benchmarking for non-TMS customers

Managed transportation providers generally base their services on the use of their own proprietary software in an outsourced arrangement. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Transplace shipper customers can […]