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Jacobson Companies unveiled a strategic partnership with Nulogy

PR Newswire | September 22, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Jacobson Companies, the U.S. 3PL subsidiary of Norbert Dentressangle, a leading global third-party logistics company, today unveiled a strategic partnership with Nulogy, the leading provider of contract packaging software systems globally. Read More »

TOTE, Saltchuk secure financing for Marlin Class vessels

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Liner Shipping

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD)  announced a $324.6 million loan guarantee for TOTE Shipholdings and Saltchuk Resources for their Marlin Class vessels. Read More »

China to cut cotton import quotas to boost demand for domestic fibre

Reuters | September 22, 2014 | International Trade

China, the world's top consumer of cotton, will slash its import quotas for 2015 to boost demand for domestic fibre, a senior official said, in a move that is expected to put downward pressure on international prices. Read More »

Taiwan August export orders slower, but smartphone sales raise hopes

Reuters | September 22, 2014 | International Trade

Taiwan's export order growth was below forecast in August, but prospects in coming months will be helped by solid demand for tech goods, especially as Apple's newest iPhone hits the market. Read More »

EU-US trade talks not perfect but EU’s best chance

Reuters | September 22, 2014 | International Trade

A European free trade deal with the United States may not be perfect but is the last chance for Europe to remain globally relevant, Germany's economy minister said. Read More »

Microsoft delays launch of its Xbox One console in China

Reuters | September 22, 2014 | International Trade

Microsoft Corp has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, which had been set for release, but the world's biggest software company said it would be released by the end of the year. Read More »

Inchcape Shipping Services celebrates the 25th anniversary of ISS Greece

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has this month celebrated the 25th anniversary of its operations in Greece by hosting its annual senior management conference in Athens, close to the company’s Greek head office in the Port of Piraeus. Read More »

Rocla Concrete Tie enhances customer support and operational oversight

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Intermodal

Rocla Concrete Tie, Inc. (“Rocla”), a key supplier of pre-stressed concrete ties to America’s largest freight railroads as well as the United States’ only high speed rail project, today announced a number of management changes in order to provide customer-centric support and operational oversight to its new facilities and subsidiaries.  Read More »

Big gains in Index indicate strong finish for 2014

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Air Cargo | Transport Intermediaries

Big gains in Index indicate strong finish for 2014

The Stifel Logistics Confidence Index increased at its fastest pace in September, climbing 3.5 points from August to 59.2. Both the present and expected situations noted healthy gains increasing 3.2 and 3.9 points to 56.7 and 61.8 respectively. Read More »

German union calls strikes again at Amazon warehouses

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Intermodal

Workers at German warehouses of online retailer Amazon.com took strike action again as labour union Verdi pressed its demands in a long-running dispute over pay and conditions. Read More »

Surveys Find 3PLs Hitting Their Stride Amid Economic Uncertainty

PR Newswire | September 22, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Today, the 21st Annual Surveys of Third-Party Logistics Provider CEOs, sponsored by Penske Logistics, revealed that 3PL CEOs are confident about the current state and future revenue growth of their companies and the regional 3PL industries. Read More »

C.H. Robinson supports nationwide hunger relief efforts

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

As one of the world’s largest third-party logistics companies with over a century of experience working with fresh produce, C.H. Robinson and recently rebranded produce division, Robinson Fresh®, utilized their inherent and unique strengths to support two important nationwide hunger-relief efforts. Read More »

US Oil on pace to triple initial CNG rollout

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Intermodal

U.S. Oil now has 32 GAIN® Clean Fuel stations open or under construction across the country, expanding its national network of compressed natural gas (CNG) stations to offer regional and national carriers a lower-cost, more environmentally-friendly fueling option for their fleets. Read More »

American Airlines Cargo continues to expand

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Air Cargo

American Airlines Cargo today begins offering cargo service to and from the following: Read More »

Rocla Concrete Tie, Inc. Enhances Customer Support and Operational Oversight

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects

Rocla Concrete Tie, Inc, a key supplier of pre-stressed concrete ties to America’s largest freight railroads as well as the United States’ only high speed rail project, today announced a number of management changes in order to provide customer-centric support and operational oversight to its new facilities and subsidiaries. Read More »

Etihad Airways to Increase Presence in Africa with Launch of New Daily Service to Dar Es Salaam

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Air Cargo

Etihad Airways (http://www.etihad.com), the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will expand its African route network with the launch of a daily service to Dar es Salaam, the largest city in Tanzania. Read More »

Norway government to outline Sverdrup project plan in early 2015

Reuters | September 22, 2014 | Energy | Discovery

The Norwegian government said on Monday it would outline plans in spring next year regarding the electrification of the $20 billion Johan Sverdrup oil field in the North Sea. Read More »

Premium Article  Inlanders: Inland ports key to improving North American port system

George Lauriat | September 22, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

The rise of inland ports connected by rail and road is just beginning. It offers some tantalizing solutions to infrastructure problems that gridlock supply chains and turn highways into parking lots. Additionally, when coupled with enterprise and free trade zones they provide fertile ground for economic development. So why haven’t they caught on? Read More »

Premium Article  Lessons from the M-580

Stas Margaronis | September 22, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

Lessons from the M-580

It seemed like a good plan, a very good plan. The idea was to provide a tug/container barge service between the northern California ports of Stockton and Oakland. Clearly the service would help relieve highway congestion, improve terminal efficiency, allow better service for heavy outbound boxes and on top of everything be an environmentally sound scheme. But the best laid plans of mice and men… generally go awry when double handling is involved. Read More »

Premium Article  Addressing the needs of intermodal trucking

AJOT | September 22, 2014 | Intermodal

Addressing the needs of intermodal trucking

Editor’s Note: Ken Kellaway, president, CEO and co-founder of RoadOne, has been in the trucking business for close to three decades. He is known as one of the drayage industry’s strategic thinkers. The shortage of drivers and ports’ congestion issues are the challenges Kellaway addresses in his assessment of the industry. Read More »

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