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Premium Article  Mexico to cut duties on US after trucking deal

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Intermodal

Mexico will cut in half retaliatory duties on more than $2 billion of U.S. farm and industrial goods after signing a deal with Washington to allow Mexican truckers onto American roads.

The action signals the end of a 16-year-old cross-border dispute i Read More »

Premium Article  ABF announces revised rates

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

On July 25, 2011, ABF®, a global provider of logistics solutions, will revise its general rates and charges for its freight division. Rates will increase by about 6.9%, although the effect on specific lanes and shipments will vary. Read More »

Premium Article  YRC shares skid, ABF jumps on appeals court ruling

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

A federal appeals court has given new life to a rival's lawsuit against top U.S. trucker YRC Worldwide Inc., jeopardizing the company's restructuring efforts.

The U.S. Court of Appeals ruling reversed a lower court ruling and said the lawsuit brought Read More »

Premium Article  ABF wins appeal against Teamsters, YRC and TMI

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit (St. Louis) reversed and remanded a lower court’s previous dismissal of ABF’s lawsuit against the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, YRC, Inc., Trucking Management, Inc. and other related enti Read More »

Volume of cars moved by rail freight increases by 15%

AJOT | July 04, 2011 | Intermodal

DB Schenker Rail UK has moved 15% more cars by rail for STVA, the specialist car logistics provider, during the first quarter of 2011 than it did during the same period in 2010.

The increase is in line with the world wide recovery in automotive market Read More »

Old Dominion Freight Line announces executive appointment

AJOT | July 04, 2011 | Intermodal

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. announced the promotion of Greg C. Gantt to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer effective June 30, 2011. Mr. Gantt joined Old Dominion in 1994 and had served as Senior Vice President of Oper Read More »

APL Logistics extends double-stack train service to India

AJOT | June 29, 2011 | Intermodal

APL Logistics said it has run its first double-stack container train service in India. APL IndiaLinx, its rail operations arm in the country, stacked 90 forty-foot boxes two high on a train that departed Mundra Port on the west coast on June 16 for an i Read More »

Saia supply chain, logistics & small biz study released

AJOT | June 29, 2011 | Intermodal

Saia, Inc. announced the findings of the 2011 National Trends in Small to Medium-sized Businesses, a nationwide survey of U.S. executives on their motivations and beliefs about economic conditions, budgets and supply chains. The vast majority (65 percent) Read More »

ATA truck tonnage index fell 2.3% in May

AJOT | June 27, 2011 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations' advance seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 2.3% in May after decreasing a revised 0.6% in April 2011. April's drop was slightly less than the 0.7% ATA reported on May 25, 2011. The latest d Read More »

Transnet sees new Swaziland rail line in 2-3 years

AJOT | June 27, 2011 | Intermodal

South African freight logistics group Transnet said that a rail line through Swaziland could happen within two to three years.

Transnet has been looking at ways to free up capacity on its main export line leading to Richards Bay Coal Terminal. Read More »

Saudi railways to link Dammam, Jubail to mines

AJOT | June 27, 2011 | Intermodal

Saudi Arabia plans to link its industrial city of Jubail and Dammam port to a network that connects to mining centres, the head of the company that is overseeing the railway said.

"We are preparing the design and tendering documents and will soon tend Read More »

Transnet to rail 70 mlllion T export coal in 2011-12

AJOT | June 26, 2011 | Intermodal

South African freight logistics group Transnet still expects to move 70 million tons of export coal to port by rail in its 2011-12 financial year, a senior official said.

Transnet transported 62 million tons in the financial year to the end of March 2 Read More »

New foe for US.solar energy: the railroads

AJOT | June 26, 2011 | Intermodal

Railroad company Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp has joined an unlikely coalition of environmentalists, American Indians and politicians who are opposing a massive solar energy project planned for California's Mojave Desert.

The railroad is sounding Read More »

Hungry Canadian railways eye slice of crude oil pie

AJOT | June 26, 2011 | Intermodal

Canadian Pacific Railway Chief Executive Fred Green had a message for investors about the oil under southern Saskatchewan: This time it will be different and railroads will get a piece of the pie.

North American railways have traditionally taken a bac Read More »

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