Freight Forwarding, Transportation

LTL Carriers and Freight Demand

Over the last year, freight demand has increased to an overwhelming amount, and it has had a direct impact on the trucking industry. The coronavirus pandemic led to a lockdown

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Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain, Transportation

CMA CGM to Stop Increasing Freight Spot Rates

CMA CGM, one of the biggest ocean freight movers recently announced its plan to freeze its rising spot rates through February 1st, 2022. This may come as a surprise to

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Customs Clearance, Freight Forwarding, Import and Export Experts, Shipping Logistics, Transportation

Freight Shipping Market

The current international freight shipping market is seeing a sizeable distribution of spot prices. When shipping containers, a spot price is a cost for moving freight shipments to a certain

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Freight Forwarding, Shipping Logistics, Transportation

Shipping Mid-Size Freight

Regular LTL (Less Than Load) and FTL (Full Truck Load) may come up in the conversation when transferring freight by truck but what tends to be discussed less is moving

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Freight Forwarding, Shipping Logistics, Transportation

Delays in Freight Persist

In 2021, the international freight market has seen various disruptions that have led to container prices skyrocketing. It was recently announced that a company would have to pay an ocean

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Freight Forwarding, Shipping Logistics, Supply Chain, Transportation

Attracts Freight Forwarders

Forwarders like Senator International and DB Schenker have been looking at alternatives for their freight which is steering them towards Rockford. Rockford airport may be seen as a life vest

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Freight Forwarding, Shipping Logistics, Supply Chain, Technology, Transportation

JFK Airport’s Freight Facility

The John F. Kennedy International Airport plans on upgrading its air freight facility to keep up with the current times. This will be done by tearing down two vacant cargo

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Freight Forwarding, Technology, Transportation

Carbon Neutrality – Freight Logistics

On March 3, 2021 freight delivery franchise FedEx revealed its plan to go completely carbon neutral by 2040. This is part of a global trend where companies that produce carbon

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Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain, Transportation

Global Container Shortage

Last year there were reports of a global freight container shortage. This shortage has continued on to this year. The demand for containers greatly outnumbers the number of containers available.

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Customs Broker, Delivery, Freight Forwarding, Shipping Logistics, Supply Chain, Transportation

Suez Canal

During late March, the freight carrying ship Ever Given got lodged in the Suez Canal for almost six days. With the vessel currently freed, Egypt is now requesting more than

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