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01.01.2020

Breaking News: Judge issues temporary stay on AB5

The trucking industry will not have to comply with AB5 until a court rules on a motion for an injunction on Jan. 13. Photo credit: Shutterstock. […]
31.12.2019

US, China to sign ‘phase one’ trade deal Jan. 15

As part of the “phase one” trade deal, the US canceled 15 percent tariffs due to be levied Dec. 15 on $160 billion worth of key […]
31.12.2019

LA-LB drayage operators expect ‘business as usual’ as AB5 becomes law

Truckers say it will be business as usual in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach even as controversial AB5 legislation takes effect Wednesday. Photo […]
31.12.2019

LA-LB drayage operators adapt to AB5 threat.

Truckers say it will be business as usual in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach even as controversial AB5 legislation takes effect Wednesday. Photo […]
31.12.2019

‘Phase one’ deal can’t stop Asia-US container flow changes

Shippers are realizing that overdependence on China for sourcing is not a sustainable long-term model. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. In mid-December, the United States and China agreed […]
31.12.2019

ARO 2020: Useful visibility solutions must collate data from all stakeholders

Shippers tell JOC.com they eventually will expect to procure visibility as part of a broader offering, like a transportation management system (TMS) or a 3PL’s technology […]
31.12.2019

ARO 2020: Modest intermodal rebound possible in 2020

Analysts are forecasting a 1 to 3 percent increase in US intermodal volume compared with 2019. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. This story appeared in the print edition […]
31.12.2019

ARO 2020: US East Coast ports vie for rising cargo volumes

Laden container volumes through US East Coast ports grew 3.7 percent in the first nine months of 2019, compared with 0.8 percent growth on the West […]
31.12.2019

Fixing transshipment woes critical to India’s logistics cost-tightening efforts

The Indian government says some 30 percent of the country’s export-import cargo is transshipped over foreign hub ports, with Sri Lanka’s Colombo port (above) grabbing a […]
30.12.2019

ARO 2020: US warehouse lease rates to rise again in 2020 despite softer market

Average rent growth for US industrial properties is expected to exceed 5 percent for the fifth straight year, according to CBRE Group. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. This […]