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13.08.2019

Savannah intermodal surges as rail work pushes ahead

Ongoing construction in Savannah shows dirt where new tracks will be laid to service Norfolk Southern Railway and an adjacent gravel lot for chassis. Photo credit: […]
13.08.2019

Yang Ming sees darkening container outlook

Yang Ming reported a 16.8 percent increase in first-half revenue year over year to $2.44 billion, with a 5 percent rise in volume to 2.64 million […]
13.08.2019

US delays tariffs on key Chinese imports

US tariffs on popular goods imported from China, such as cell phones and laptop computers, will be delayed to Dec. 15, allowing more time for the […]
13.08.2019

Correction: US imports from Asia rise ahead of peak

US imports from Asia for the first seven months of the year are up 2.1 percent from the 2018 period, while imports from China are down […]
13.08.2019

Top 50 trucking company rankings 2018

Combined truckload revenue at the top 50 US operators jumped 13.8 percent to $42.26 billion in 2018, while total LTL revenue rose 10.6 percent year over […]
13.08.2019

Funding to aid Montreal port truck flow

The funding from Transport Canada will go toward an IT system allowing truckers to register to serve the port and the construction of a railway bridge […]
13.08.2019

Seed investment targets carrier cash flow woes

A soft freight environment is placing trucking companies in a precarious position and compelling them to look for technological solutions where they don’t sacrifice too much […]
13.08.2019

Toepfer Multipurpose Index gains in August

Iron ore mining in Pilbara, Western Australia. A similar mining project, recently awarded, is expected to require shipments of 450,000 freight tons of project cargo. Credit: […]
12.08.2019

Plunge in US imports from Asia signals weak peak

US imports from Asia for the first seven months of the year are up 2.1 percent from the 2018 period, while imports from China are down […]
12.08.2019

Debate over India cabotage flares again

Some industry groups argue Mundra Port (above), India New intra-India or domestic transshipment data released by foreign container carriers could engender continuing controversy about India cabotage […]