Supply chain innovation teams, created by the Federal Maritime Commission, say a national portal could improve port performance and increase American economic competitiveness.
A report issued today by the AASHTO and the AAPA said the FAST Act has brought ports and cargo fully into the surface transportation network and has given the nation a dedicated federal freight program for the first time ever.
The London-based shipping research and consulting firm said expenses have been cut to the bone in the past two years, so increases would not be unexpected.
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Acquiring of one of the largest mail and parcel carriers in the United Kingdom will strengthen Deutsche Post DHL Group’s cross-border network and expand its customer base in Europe’s largest e-commerce market, according to a statement from the company.
The Eden Prairie, Minn.-based third-party logistics provider has added Oceania as a new region to its Global Forwarding division, thanks to the company’s acquisition of Melbourne-based APC Logistics.
The Danish shipping line issued a report Tuesday, with support from market analyst DataLiner, that projects Brazilian trade will grow 1 percent in 2017.