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MSC BRC from Mexico and Canada to USA

AJOT | December 12, 2019 | Maritime | Liner Shipping

YRC announces leadership and board of directors changes

AJOT | December 12, 2019 | Intermodal | Trucking

Trump keeps China planners guessing on trade war’s next steps
International Trade
Bloomberg | Top Story | December 12, 2019

Trump keeps China planners guessing on trade war’s next steps

Chinese leaders who gathered in Beijing this week to chart a course for economic policy next year are used to doing so with precision, right down to the percentage point.
China signals more effective fiscal policy to stabilize economy

Bloomberg | December 12, 2019 | International Trade

Germany tells Trump not to meddle in Europe’s energy issues
Energy
Bloomberg | Top Story | December 12, 2019

Germany tells Trump not to meddle in Europe’s energy issues

Germany is pushing back on President Donald Trump’s moves to impose sanctions on the controversial Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline, with Angela Merkel’s top diplomat rejecting outside meddling.
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CREDO released the following statement in opposition to the USMCA:

AJOT | December 12, 2019 | International Trade | By The Numbers

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, rose 1.3% in October from September, rising after a one-month decline, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS).

NABTU statement on USMCA

AJOT | December 12, 2019 | International Trade

Rail Traffic for the Week Ending December 7, 2019

AJOT | December 12, 2019 | Intermodal | Rail | By The Numbers

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Ranking Members Sam Graves & Garret Graves statements from Boeing 737 MAX certification hearing

AJOT | December 12, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Opening remarks, as prepared, of Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) and Subcommittee on Aviation Ranking Member Garret Graves (R-LA) from today’s hearing entitled, “The Boeing 737 MAX: Examining the Federal Aviation Administration’s Oversight of the Aircraft’s Certification”

Europe moves to expand trade arsenal with focus on Trump

Bloomberg | December 12, 2019 | International Trade

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Apple to Dodge $150-per-IPhone levy if Trump delays tariffs

Bloomberg | December 12, 2019 | International Trade

Apple Inc.’s most-important product, and the supply chain that underpins its success, may be about to avert a margin-crushing threat. At least for a while.

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China In close touch with U.S. on trade as tariff deadline nears

Bloomberg | December 12, 2019 | International Trade

Trade teams from China and the U.S. remain in close touch, a government spokesman said, as a Sunday deadline for higher U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods approaches.

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Crisis Is rocking Latin America. Peru’s leader has a plan to escape it

Bloomberg | December 12, 2019 | International Trade

President Martin Vizcarra is engaged in a high-stakes gamble.

Australia’s Central Bank sees China slowing to about 3% by 2030

Bloomberg | December 11, 2019 | International Trade

Mexican Senate leader aims to pass trade deal by week’s end
International Trade
Bloomberg | Top Story | December 11, 2019

Mexican Senate leader aims to pass trade deal by week’s end

Mexico’s Senate Majority Leader is pushing for passage of changes to a new free-trade deal with the U.S. and Canada by the end of this week after the governments of the three nations completed months of negotiations.
FAA’s oversight of Boeing 737 Max Jet slammed by lawmakers

Bloomberg | December 11, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines

A diamond scandal is hurting India’s economy in grip of slowdown

Bloomberg | December 11, 2019 | International Trade

Boeing’s timeline on 737 Max return foiled again

Bloomberg | December 11, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Whistle-blowers slam planemaker, FAA over 737 Max

Bloomberg | December 11, 2019 | Air Cargo | Airlines

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