Commentary

There are several things to consider when deciding the best way to reduce risk in your supply chain.
A driver has committed a theft by changing the name on bills of lading to his to solicit payment.
There are few inevitable truths that people will not attack: protecting people, the environment, and our jobs from a natural disaster.
Change is coming to the maritime industry, and rivals may not necessarily come from the industry.
Container carriers may have found a way to effectively serve small and midsize shippers, a market they've let drain away for decades.
It’s a brave new (virtual) world for big-box retailers who have actively chosen to take a head-on approach to competing with Amazon.
The first tangible indications of what trade policy might look like under the Trump administration have been released.
A carrier has no legal right to hold a shipment “hostage,” no matter how much a shipper may be past due with it for other shipments tendered.
Speculation continues to swirl regarding the potential for more mergers, acquisitions, and bankruptcies in the container shipping industry.    
Effort to make trade more efficient comes as US antitrade rhetoric flares.
The California Air Resources Board without public notice adopted a resolution that could undermine the competitiveness of California's ports.
Bradley S. Jacobs has forgotten about his encounter with XPO employees and union representatives from around the world at the company’s 2016 shareholder meeting in Connecticut.
Leveraging technology and investment to focus on the niche of serving the needs of fast-moving cargo is a positive direction for the ports to pursue.
Looking at inland point intermodal data for 2016, the biggest gains were seen in the corridor linking the Northeast with the Midwest.