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By MMH Staff · January 18, 2016
12 countries expected to see industrial production growth in 2016, led by Poland at the high end and the United Kingdom at the low end with 1.5% growth.
By Patrick Burnson · January 15, 2016
With Its new web platform, xChange, The Boston Consulting Group aims to make It cheaper and easier for container carriers to reposition empty containers across the globe
By John D. Schulz · January 15, 2016
Freight transportation shippers and providers are facing a year of uncertain economic growth in a presidential election year filled with “extraordinary” economic, political, and geopolitical uncertainty and risks. That’s the word from U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue in his annual “State of American Business” address.
By Patrick Burnson · January 15, 2016
In a move coinciding with increased ocean shipping complexity, INTTRA has announced that it will collaborate with JDA Software Group Inc. to offer shippers a more transparent management system.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 15, 2016
It's time for senior level executives to pay closer attention to what happens in their warehouses, DCs, logistics and manufacturing operations. Those who underestimate its importance may pay a high price.
By MMH Staff · January 14, 2016
Balyo specializes in autonomous driving forklifts based on standard trucks that navigate without external infrastructure.
By MMH Staff · January 14, 2016
Tour to showcase modern manufacturing and NAM’s new policy platform to guide manufacturing voters and candidates during the upcoming elections.
By Jeff Berman · January 14, 2016
The Reliance Network (TRNet), a consortium of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers, said that less-than LandAir Express of New England is no longer part of the group’s carrier base effective immediate
By LM Staff · January 14, 2016
Carloads for the week ending January 9 were down 13.5 percent annually at 239,221, and intermodal containers and trailers were up 7.5 percent annually at 258,939.
By LM Staff · January 14, 2016
The November Freight TSI at 122.3 was 1.1 percent below the all-time high of 123.7 recorded in November 2014. The November Freight TSI was 1.2 percent less than October’s 123.5, which BTS downwardly revised from its original reading of 123.2.
By Jeff Berman · January 13, 2016
Declines for both shipments and freight transportation expenditures continued to end 2015, according to the December edition of the Cass Freight Index Report from Cass Information Systems. While declines for both categories in December are commonplace in December, the report pointed out that December’s output marked the second straight quarter in which both shipments and expenditures dropped.
By Jeff Berman · January 13, 2016
Jacksonville, Fla.-based CSX reported it had fourth quarter revenue of $2.781 billion, which was down 13 percent, or $411 million annually, with earnings per share of $0.48 off 2 percent annually and ahead of Wall Street estimates of $0.46 per share.
By Jeff Berman · January 12, 2016
ERP bellwether SAP said this week its SAP Global Trade Services (SAP GTS) application has received certification from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) for Entry Summaries.
By LM Staff · January 12, 2016
Both truckload and intermodal pricing finished 2015 with lesser gains, 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 LM Staff · January 11, 2016
The Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) recently reported that U.S. trade with its North America Free Trade Agreement partners Canada and Mexico in October dropped 10.7 percent annually to $96.6 billion.

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