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05.02.2019

Trade turmoil, e-commerce lift air cargo

As much as 70 percent of air cargo is shipped on an ad-hoc basis, according to Volga-Dnepr vice president of sales and marketing Robert van der […]
05.02.2019

Manzanillo port regains rail access after protest

Kansas City Southern (KCS) said Monday freight trains are running in and out of the Port of Manzanillo again, but that trains into Port of Lazaro […]
05.02.2019

Schneider National to put new CEO in driving seat

Schneider leadership sat down with JOC for a wide-ranging interview. Photo Credit: Schneider National. Trucking’s history has many mile markers, and Schneider National, founded in 1935, […]
04.02.2019

APM Terminals’ NY-NJ ups response to backlog

APM Terminals at the Port of New York and New Jersey is sending cargo by barge to Norfolk to be sent on by rail from there […]
04.02.2019

Panalpina shareholders reject ‘hard to beat’ DSV offer

DSV’s takeover offer has been rebuffed by Panalpina’s main shareholder. Photo credit: Shutterstock Panalpina’s shareholder rejection $4 billion takeover bid by Danish forwarder DSV comes as […]
04.02.2019

Bankruptcy underscores need for freight payment diligence

The fallout of a bankruptcy of a freight payment provider last week brings a regular reminder to shippers using such services that diligence in monitoring of […]
04.02.2019

Concor deepens integration with Russian rail pact

State-owned Container Corporation of India is one of many transportation companies working to evolve into an integrated logistics operation akin to FedEx or UPS. Photo credit: […]
01.02.2019

Betting on blockchain for freight payment

For shippers, factoring is generally only a concern in terms of who their payment goes to — i.e., the factoring company instead of direct to the […]
01.02.2019

US truckers, shippers:’How slow can we grow?’

Trucking executives and shippers at SMC3 Jump Start 2019 have more restrained expectations around economic growth than they did last year. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. ATLANTA — […]
01.02.2019

For shipping: Visibility via data trumps blockchain

As data quality improves and connectivity is established along the supply chain through APIs,visibility will be transformed into a force for decision making.Photo credit: Shutterstock.com What […]