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09.10.2019

California court rules ABC test applies retroactively

Truck drivers who have been misclassified as independent contractors can calculate damages in the past rather than wait until AB5 goes into law on Jan. 1. […]
09.10.2019

Collaboration drives LA-LB truck turn times to near six-year low

A driving force behind the lower truck turn times in Los Angeles-Long Beach is the cooperation between truckers and terminal operators, who have been meeting regularly […]
09.10.2019

NEXT Trucking plans move to zero-emissions fleet

NEXT Trucking is leaning toward an electric solution to its zero-emissions pledge. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. NEXT Trucking’s next trucks are likely to be powered by electricity, […]
09.10.2019

DP World aims to speed India’s JNPT truck flow via automation

DP World Nhava Sheva has been at the vanguard of digitization and trade reforms at JNPT, India’s busiest container port. Photo credit: DP World Subcontinent. As […]
09.10.2019

Asia sourcing diversity means boost in trade flows

Diversifying production to other countries in Asia, such as Vietnam and Bangladesh, will increase the need for logistics support in the region. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. SHENZHEN, […]
09.10.2019

Analysts: Prepare for pricier container shipping

Container shipping rates are set to climb amid more balanced growth between cargo demand and vessel supply, while fuel costs will rise as carriers switch to […]
09.10.2019

Cosco’s Wang: US demand still strong but tariffs threaten

  Wang Haimin, executive vice president of China Cosco Shipping Corp., addressed the TPM Asia Conference in his keynote address. SHENZHEN, China — Wang Haimin, executive vice […]
09.10.2019

Logistics veteran Leshin takes helm of new 3PL

A logistics veteran has been tapped to be the CEO of a newly formed 3PL that combines the brokerages of Atomic Transport and Cousins Logistics. Photo […]
08.10.2019

US exports to SE Asia can’t replace China loss

Because China accounts for about 30 percent of US containerized exports to Asia, growing exports to other Asian nations did not compensate for the double-digit decline […]
08.10.2019

US intermodal rail regains pricing edge against trucking

Despite dwindling volumes, a small rebound in truckload rates since May has opened up some savings through spot intermodal unavailable one year ago at this time. […]