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09.11.2019

ELDs to reset the rate-making clock: TIA report

Carriers told TIA that driver detention times are not getting better, despite more accurate data about how long drivers are held. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. A “seismic […]
08.11.2019

Bankruptcy erodes trust in independent freight payment vendors

Bank-backed freight payment vendors are perceived to be more heavily regulated and thus a safer option with which to entrust millions of dollars. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
08.11.2019

Asia-North Europe carriers hold on to spot rate gains

Tightly managed capacity and rate increases has kept rates positive on Asia-Europe. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The Asia-North Europe spot rate is now just 3 percent below […]
08.11.2019

New pact yields intermodal gains at India’s JNPT

A growing amount of freight moved by rail at India’s JNPT resulted in a year-over-year decline in truck volumes in October. Photo credit: PSA India. A […]
08.11.2019

Schiphol edges closer to solution for freighter slot shortage

The rapid rise of leisure travel and low-cost carriers calling at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport has limited the availability of slots that disproportionately affect freighters, hurting the […]
07.11.2019

IMO 2020 to disrupt ocean freight invoicing

Errors associated with processing invoices containing new low-sulfur fuel surcharges could potentially result in $100 million in discrepancies globally during the first few months of IMO […]
07.11.2019

JAXPORT expansion gets federal funding boost

Jacksonville’s SSA terminal in Blount Island is being expanded 80 acres, getting berth upgrades, and will benefit from a deeper harbor in 2023. Photo credit: JAXPORT. […]
07.11.2019

Blockchain paying off for DHL Forwarding-HPe invoice processing

Freight payment and finance processes are deemed by blockchain advocates as ideal spots to use distributed ledger technology to improve data accuracy and reduce administrative time […]
07.11.2019

Blockchain paying off for DHL Forwarding-HP invoice processing

Freight payment and finance processes are deemed by blockchain advocates as ideal spots to use distributed ledger technology to improve data accuracy and reduce administrative time […]
07.11.2019

Australian shippers in port fees fight after levies surge

Shippers in Australia are being asked to submit evidence about the impact of higher terminal infrastructure charges on exporters, manufacturers, and farmers. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Australian […]