Global Logistics

By Patrick Burnson · March 24, 2017
In its monthly “West Coast Trade Report,” the Pacific Maritime Shipping Association alerts shippers to the Fact that the South Coast Air Quality Management District has proposed not one – but two – different container fees to be assessed on containerized imports and exports moving through Long Beach, Los Angeles, and Oakland.
By Patrick Burnson · March 23, 2017
Port of Oakland officials say that they expect to take on upcoming changes to container shipping alliances with little disruption.
By Patrick Burnson · March 22, 2017
The International Air Transport Association called on the air cargo industry to accelerate modernization and focus on delivering high quality service.
By Patrick Burnson · March 20, 2017
The world’s largest regional economic cooperation group convened earlier this month in an effort to assure freer Asia-Pacific trade that secures the advantages of globalization while safeguarding the welfare of people hurt by it in the past.
By Patrick Burnson · March 15, 2017
CargoSmart Limited – a global management software provider serving the logistics community – has just introduced Route Master, a tool designed for ocean cargo shippers to leverage big data for greater visibility and benchmarking.
By Patrick Burnson · March 14, 2017
INTTRA, a global trade platform for the ocean cargo industry, has announced the purchase Belgium-based Avantida in a bid to provide shippers with coordination of land and ocean container movements.
By Patrick Burnson · March 6, 2017
Kewill and LeanLogistics today announced that the companies have rebranded as BluJay Solutions. In conjunction with the rebranding, the company has also unveiled the BluJay Global Trade Network, a fundamentally new model designed to go beyond automation.
By Patrick Burnson · February 28, 2017
Dr. Michael Hanke, founder and managing director of SkaiBlu, an e-commerce consultancy assisting clients in the aviation industry, tells Logistics Management that ecommerce has transformed the air cargo business from being supply chain focused to be much more “customer centric.”
By Patrick Burnson · February 24, 2017
Infrastructure investments a the Port of Oakland keep being made, as the ocean cargo gateway continues to post record numbers of container throughput.
By Patrick Burnson · February 22, 2017
There are scores of third-party logistics providers out there to help shippers more efficiently manage returns, with many more looking to enter the marketplace.
By Patrick Burnson · February 22, 2017
2016 saw U.S. West Coast ports increase their collective share of containerized trade through seaports on the U.S. mainland.
By Patrick Burnson · February 16, 2017
The South Carolina Ports Authority reported an 8 percent increase in container volume since its fiscal year began in July.
By Patrick Burnson · February 15, 2017
Transpacific shippers and other transport stakeholders were given briefings recently by the ports of Oakland and Long Beach to reassure them that they’d be competitive in 2017 and beyond.
By Patrick Burnson · February 14, 2017
Just as it promised at last year’s annual Oracle OpenWorld, Oracle is expanding its Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio with four new cloud solutions to help businesses fully utilize the benefits of digital supply chains.
By Patrick Burnson · February 9, 2017
Consistent with trends set last year, exports are on the rise again in 2017 at the Port of Oakland.

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