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16.01.2019

US intermodal’s last battle? Equipment types

Railroads supported trailers as a gateway to full domestic containerization, and as long as UPS relied on trailers, there was sufficient network density for trailers. Photo […]
16.01.2019

Schneider taps broker software to lure trucks

The adoption of the systems places in stark relief the need for brokers to differentiate, both through providing quality loads to carriers and also by giving […]
16.01.2019

Forwarders prep for hard Brexit after deal rejection

«We will get you politicians out of this Brexit mess,» British International Freight Association (BIFA) director general Robert Keen says as the UK heads for a […]
12.01.2019

NY-NJ port volume surge makes chassis scarce

Chassis are remaining on the street longer at the Port of New York and New Jersey, causing a shortage in the depots, as cargo volume increases. […]
11.01.2019

Sponsored Video: Virginia balances expansion, strategic pauses in port productivity plan

Sponsored: Ship-to-shore cranes for Virginia International Gateway arrived at the start of January 2019, and the The Port of Virginia is preparing for completion of the […]
11.01.2019

Concor enters Indian coastal shipping

Coastal shipping in India has gained considerable ground following the May 21 cabotage relaxation. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Amid increasing competition and a rapidly changing market, driven […]
11.01.2019

Canada Teamsters fight push for foreign truckers

Truck drivers across North America have seen wages rise, sometimes more than once in 2018, according to the National Transportation Institute in the US. (Above: a […]
11.01.2019

Trade pact to drive intra-Asia trade, Canada exports

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, which took effect Dec. 30, is also expected to boost Asia-Canada trade of US auto components, both imports […]
10.01.2019

Guide lays path for better maintained chassis

IANA believes its educational guide can become a standard textbook for the chassis industry. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. A new how-to manual on how to inspect, maintain, […]
10.01.2019

Post-Brexit supply chain turmoil fears build

With little over two months to go, there is still no sign of a deal between the United Kingdom and European Union. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. “Batten […]