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Mid-size importers are not likely to shift cargo from the West Coast of the United States to East Coast ports because it is cost prohibitive, according to logistics expert Stephen Craig.
Acquiring Greensboro, N.C.-based M33, which specializes in logistics for the packaging, chemical and advanced materials sectors, will expand Transplace’s reach into other sectors and geographical regions.
A report from the Working Group for the Fiscal and Economic Recovery of Puerto Rico, established by Governor Alejandro García Padilla, said a Jones Act exemption would "reduce transportation costs and increase competitiveness."
The Federal Aviation Administration will provide a $27 million grant to help the City of Williston, N.D., buy land for a new airport to replace Sloulin Field International Airport.
Brightstar Group and Unik Toyz Trading, both based out of Los Angeles, Calif., agreed in federal court to cease their imports of hazardous children's toys.
Data from shipment management software provider CargoSmart finds CKYHE carriers saw no transpacific vessels calls at four key U.S. ports delayed by more than 12 hours, outperforming the other major alliances.