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By Jeff Berman · June 29, 2016
May shipments––at 954,000––saw a 10 percent jump over April and a 1.5 percent annual gain, which was boosted by furniture and auto parts imports, despite slow growth in China. This output marked the best ever month for May going back to 2007 based on Panjiva data, as well as its highest monthly shipment level since August 2015.
By Jeff Berman · June 28, 2016
The April SCI hit 1.5, which was up from March’s 0.4, which FTR described as reflecting improved market conditions for shippers at a time when freight demand remains sluggish while reaching its highest level since 2011.
By LM Staff · June 28, 2016
The average price per gallon of diesel gasoline was flat this week, remaining at $2.426 per gallon, according to the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).
By LM Staff · June 28, 2016
Dr. Chris Caplice, Executive Director of the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics (MIT CTL), will receive the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals’ (CSCMP) 2016 Distinguished Service Award. He will be presented with the award during the Opening General Session at CSCMP’s Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida on Monday, September 26, 2016.
By MMH Staff · June 27, 2016
51% of corrugate was recovered to make new containerboard, which include an average 50% recycled content; more than 32% was exported.
By Jeff Berman · June 27, 2016
The long-awaited expansion of the Panama Canal, which was roughly ten years in the making, became a reality yesterday, with the expanded Canal holding an inauguration yesterday in Panama City, Panama to herald the next chapter in its history.
By MMH Staff · June 24, 2016
Alumni executives to mentor business students, serving on the Heller College of Business advisory board, and presenting at business forum lecture series.
By LM Staff · June 24, 2016
Rail carloads fall 8.5 percent annually at 250,748, and intermodal containers and trailers were off 4.2 percent to 265,438.
By LM Staff · June 24, 2016
The Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported this week that that U.S. trade with its North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners Canada and Mexico dropped 3.3 percent to $90.4 billion on an annual basis in April.
By Jeff Berman · June 23, 2016
Truckload and intermodal pricing both saw another month of declines in May, according to the most recent edition of the Truckload and Intermodal Cost Indexes from Cass Information Systems and Avondale Partners, which was released last week.
By Jeff Berman · June 23, 2016
A cross-border less-than-truckload (LTL) partnership was established earlier this month between New Penn, a Lebanon, Pa.-based regional LTL carrier, and subsidiary of YRC Worldwide, and Dicom Transportation, a Montreal-based provider of transportation and logistics services.
By Patrick Burnson · June 23, 2016
While there is widespread concern about attracting new talent to the supply chain industry, it seems especially acute in the maritime sector.
By MMH Staff · June 22, 2016
Partnership enables enterprise-wide, multi-carrier shipping and manifesting software as an omni-channel solution.
By Jeff Berman · June 22, 2016
FedEx Quarterly revenue at $13 billion was up 7 percent, while the company had a $70 million net income loss to $897 million and a $68 million net income loss to $1.51 billion. And it had a earnings per share of $3.30, which was 20 percent higher than a year ago and topped Wall Street expectations of $3.28.
By MMH Staff · June 21, 2016
Douglas Peterson brings more than 25 years of experience in industrial automation and electronics manufacturing.

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