The U.S. Department of Transportation is looking into how delays at ports and other loading and unloading facilities may be affecting driver compliance with hours-of-service rules designed to increase safety.
Union Pacific’s failure to maintain its track and equipment resulted in broken and sheared lag bolts, which caused the June 3 derailment of a train near Mosier, Ore., according to a preliminary report from the Federal Railroad Administration.
Meanwhile, the pound slid the most on record to its weakest since 1985, while the yen rallied on demand for haven assets, following Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.
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Making trade easier for companies in the United States is important, but the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement is as much about the nation's strategic interests in Asia.
The accumulation of high value cargo will increase as bigger ships gather for passage through the newly expanded Central American waterway, increasing insurance risk, according to a new report from Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty.
Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of Canadian National Railway, will be succeeded in his role by current Chief Financial Officer Luc Jobin after having surgery to remove a tumor from his throat in 2015.